Thinking Out Loud by Ed Sheeran
4” x 6″, WATERCOLOUR ON PAPER, 2018 – Listen along on Spotify
The intro starts as brown guitar with magenta highs on the top left. The vocals are predominately warm oranges throughout and move to magenta in the choruses. The bass notes at 1.09-1.11 are dark blue on the top right with the dark blue bass reappearing throughout, particularly in the chorus. The low piano from 1.36-1.42 is light blue. The high rhythm guitar appears as browns. The guitar solo from 3.25-3.50 appears as greens and blues.
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.