Category Archives: Watercolors
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.
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
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
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.
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
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
Lots of ducks cooing and whistling near me this morning. 10×14”
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”
I love the rocks here. 9×12”