Day Trippers 2
Here the oil is brought to a conclusion. Last seen as a Gouache study, the oil is substantially the same. This is no bad thing if all is well, after all, there is no reason to change purely for the sake of change.
I look for a sense of balance in dynamics, tone and colour - alongside some tension within the whole. 'Tension' is the most difficult to define, I think there needs to be a sort of electricity in the air when the work is viewed after a week away from it.
It is at once obvious and mysterious - both this world and another.
I can bear it, I will leave it alone now.