Carry The Weight by Cardinal Direction
6” x 8” WATERCOLOUR ON PAPER, 2018
The intro starts with black percussion on the top left along with range high guitar. The guitar strums are textured brown with high oranges. The vocals also appear as browns through the verse. At 0.57 the guitar is light blue on the top right with brown vocals and hints of magenta banjo. The high strums are orange with brown vocals. At 1.41 the vocals are low blue with magenta high notes. The bass is purple. From 2.08 the banjo is light blue with magenta in the slides and mid-range. The twangs at 2.41 are green with black. The light guitar strums are light blue. From 3.08 the vocals are brown with high orange. .AT 3.25 the vocals are blue with black percussion. From 3.42 the banjo is light blue with brown vocals. From 3.51 magenta appears in the high notes with bright blue vocals at 4.00. From 4.08 the music is bright blue and continues through to 4.29 and beyond. The low vocals are bright blue with brown guitar, magenta slide and green at 5.01.
This piece is one of a kind and was commissioned for someone special. While the paint may fall differently on the paper, future interpretations of this song will capture the same colours and moments as heard in the song.