Pink stole the studio show today. It is truly exciting to think summer is on it's way. Imagine walking through this landscape of gold, pink and lime greens... invigorating! "I Sense Summer" Watercolour, pencil, charcoal and soft pastel on Fabriano Artistico paper. Approximately 29.5" x 9.5".
With newly purchased Schmincke watercolours I couldn't help having a play today. Such beautiful colours...
Its important to me that I endeavour to capture outdoor holiday moments in my visual diary. So right now I am experimenting with tiny watercolour studies with mixed results...and that's okay. My learnings: Make a few notans of your photo image to start with, it allows you to really see your large shapes, direction of... Continue Reading →
Had a wonderful Saturday participating in my first watercolour workshop. Although over the years I have used watercolour to sketch, record in my journals and tutor miniature designs, I have never produced an actual painting. A big thank you to Dennis Greenwood for facilitating a value packed day with lots of techniques shared, and a... Continue Reading →
This wee ink and watercolour is winging its way to Europe. A colourful still life from my 'little blue jug' series. Image size approximately 120mm square.
Feeling inspired to experiment since returning from Europe.