This turistic city features the big majority of the spanish skyscrapers, holding several records like the higher residential building in Europe! This kind of concentrated turistic urban planning is rather arguable, though I think I prefer it than the usual way of spreading little private houses around the mediterranean sea without any urban planning.
Back in Valencia: it is fresher to chill out at the beach!
Villajoyosa is a little city near Benidorm, famous for its cheerlful colors. Yesterday, I tried to paint it directly with watercolor. I was sad though, thinking on the terrible news about the “Master” Jorge Royan. Crying, I would like to dedicate this sketch to him: thank you Jorge, all you gave us is not lost…
I love this 50 years old pine trees shaped by the wind. They frame the amazing view to the Mediterranium sea and give us the blessed shadow to the house. Lamy on Clony note book
20 m sketch (roller-ball + Winsor & Newton watercolor on Guarro paper)
The detail displays my personal and unpretentious interpretation of Altea old town.
En el detalle se puede ver una de mi interpretación personal (sin pretensiones) del casco antiguo de Altea.
No detalhe pode-se observar a minha interpretação muito pessoal (sem pretensões) do casco antigo de Altea)
Family house at Altea: I've drawn this composition a couple of times. It won't be the last, for sure: I'm not happy with the tonal values and the lack of contrast. The next time, I will try to do it with brighter colors ...
Casa de mi familia en Altea, proyectada en los años 50 por el abuelo de mi mujer: Dibujé esta vista ya bastente veces. No será la última, seguro. No me quedé contento com los tonos y la flata de contraste. La próxima vez intentaré pintarlo com colores más brillantes...