Category Archives: Watercolors

Short Poses

The first one was a 10 minute pose. The rest were 20 minute poses. I’m trying some new techniques. I wasn’t caring much today about drawing. I was interested more in trying to paint his skin colors.   

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Lighter Hand

Today I tried a lighter hand than last week. I spent the first 20 minute session of this pose doing a careful pencil drawing and tried to stay true to it as I painted. I was working my way down … Continue reading

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Color

At figure group today I wanted to try to get as much paint on this as I could hoping it would reach a breaking point. I was wondering if anything interesting would happen with too much pigment. The drawing was … Continue reading

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Snow Day!

My kids were off school today so I took a break before lunch to go paint some snow in the refuge. It was warm though so it was melting fast and everything was a slushy mess.

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Back to Right

I need to be back up to speed with normal activities before I’m discharged from physical therapy so these were all right handed today and 20 minutes. This one was only two colors but took me just as long as … Continue reading

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Left Then Right

At figure group today I started by drawing with my left hand, but for the long pose I switched back to my right because I really wanted to paint her skin colors. I would’ve liked a little extra time to … Continue reading

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Sachuest

Lots of ducks cooing and whistling near me this morning. 10×14”

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Back Outside

I made it back outside this morning for a quick painting. It was very windy and below freezing. The vodka added to my water helped keep it from freezing again. 10×14”

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Rocks

I love the rocks here. 9×12”

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Left Hand

At figure group today I drew one 5 minute pose with my right hand…. …but I’ve been having shoulder pain so the rest of the day I had to switch to my left hand. The rest of these are 20 … Continue reading

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