Yesterday this beautiful monochrome experiment with graphite watercolour arrived from Pat, There are lots of subtleties of tone that sadly my scanner is refusing to pick up without overdarkening the darks,
Pat you've caught the light in woodland beautifully with this - it's so much like walking through our local woods with those lovely patches of mystery where you can hardly tell what's going on, and the intensely backlit leaves, silhouetted against darker foliage behind.
I have some water soluble graphite pencils but can see that this is another thing to add to my wish list!
and on the reverse
Sadly these little studies don't scan well but they are really lovely with subtlety and lost edges.