The colors and sample picture for the March Creative Color challenge were so beachy that I couldn't imagine painting anything else. Especially since the theme is tranquility. My favorite place in the world is a beach. Especially at sunrise or off-season when I get to share it with the wildlife instead of hoards of sunbathers.
I like how it looks, but it seemed a bit barren and lonely, with no real focal point. I was afraid to ruin it by painting anything else, so I used Photoshop to put the birds from the watercolor wave to this one. So, here is my new tranquil beach scene:
and the original: