I have a new project in mind but didn't want to begin working on it until I got a hard copy of the image to do my sketching from. I was playing around with Gimp on the weekend and got some interesting variations I'd like to work from but had to wait to print the image out. So, in the meantime, I decided to finally finish some prints I'd begun work on way over three years ago: The Dance.
I managed to finish the block last April , print it out in May and have been meaning to add water-colour ever since. I think there's some kind of unfavourable saying about good intentions that may apply in this case but never mind. I'll ride on the other cliche of better late than never.
I set myself up on the kitchen table and went at it:
I tried one colourful version which I didn't like: