LOOKING AT THINGS DIFFERENTLY

GOODBYE AUBERGINE Original Watercolour Paul Fairweather 2020

Last Monday, I started the week by painting an aubergine, the humble eggplant. Over the years, I have painted this unusual vegetable many times, continually amazed at the depth and changeability of the colour. At times almost black, but then a deep bluey purple and at other times, a crimson-purple, and always sort of iridescent.

One of my favourite quotes from Albert Einstein is: