Birch forest abstraction using oil pastels. Use gold for a winter feel. Create a dream-like interpretation of a birch forest in winter. Use a mix of cool and warm-toned golds to convey the feeling of the sun shining through the branches. The trees should be simplified, with the focus on the abstract, textured layers of… Continue reading
A minimalist oil painting of forest
A minimalist oil painting of forest Continue reading
An English diarist and naval administrator. I served as administrator of the Royal Navy and Member of Parliament. I had no maritime experience, but I rose to be the Chief Secretary to the Admiralty under both King Charles II and King James II through patronage, diligence, and my talent for administration.