The Sweetest Thing by Juice Newton
6” x 8” WATERCOLOUR ON PAPER, 2018 – Listen on Spotify
The intro and vocals begin as magenta on the top left before the vocals move to warm orange. The piano is light blue. The strings continue as magenta on the top right with low purple from 0.56. From 1.01 the vocals are orange on the highest notes as well as magenta strings. The textured hi-hat is brown. From 1.42 the vocals are magenta with purple lows and orange highs. From 2.04 the music is light blue. The hi-hat continues in brown. From 2.54 he vocals are orange with magenta strings. The final bass and notes are purple.
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.