Eschers Crackers: blue stage of the painting

Escher’s Crackers: part two

About time I gave you a progress update on this one, though there have been no startling changes to the painting yet, it has just got bluer and bluer: I’m about ready to add the colour on top now, having done just a little more work to it than this. These will be pale fairies, I think, with bright party hats and crackers, and just possibly an over-the-top multicoloured background, but we’ll see how that goes. It is just as well I did not reach this stage yesterday, it was so dark and drizzly outside it would have been hard…