Kiss Me by Ed Sheeran
6” x 8″, WATERCOLOUR ON PAPER, 2018 – Listen along on Spotify
The guitar starts as brown on the top left with black drums and green on the highest guitar. The vocals begin as orange and continue throughout, particularly in the verses. The drums (black) and guitar (brown) continue with the vocals. the strings appear as magenta on the top right with purple on the lowest notes and bass. The vocals continue as orange with brown guitar through the middle. At 1.42 black drums appear with orange vocals. The highs at 2.01-2.07 are yellow before magenta and purple strings. from 2.27 orange returns on the bottom left with magenta strings. The guitar solo from 2.51 is blue with green highs. The final section is orange vocals, brown guitar and magenta strings.
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.