Category Archives: Watercolors
The waves this morning were gorgeous! But sometimes that’s too overwhelming so I climbed the overlook trail for more of a vista today. 12×16”
My kids have track meets this morning so I had to rush.
Some 3 and 5 minute warm ups. These were from the long pose. The watercolor was two 20 minute sessions and the pencil drawing was one. I quit on the watercolor when I felt I was being too tight and … Continue reading
It was snowing last night. When I went to bed we already had a couple of inches on the ground. I got up early today to go out and paint it, but it had all melted. With no snow to … Continue reading
I can’t resist a gray day with waves. I’m not happy with it, but I never am. I was playing with a titanium gray color from Daniel Smith. I added it to my palette because it was such a gray … Continue reading
This is a sketch in my sketchbook I did today. I liked the fun shapes and contrast of warm circles with the cool bark. I would’ve liked to have added more texture to the bark.
I tried gouache at figure group again. Still don’t like it.
The wind shook the house last night so I was excited to get up this morning and go out painting. When I got to the refuge though the wind wasn’t making the waves I had hoped for. I settled on … Continue reading
Kicking off the new year with old rocks. 12×16”
Tried a sunrise again today. I deliberately tried to overdo it. I tried to make the colors stronger than what I was seeing and didn’t wait for the paper to dry like yesterday.