A Spontaneous Watercolor Painting

Creating a Surprise Landscape Steve Mitchell is one of my favorite watercolor artists. He has many great tutorials on his YouTube channel: The Mind of Watercolor. You can also follow his Continue Reading →

Painting Loose Flower Sketches

Sketching and Painting Daffodils A couple of weeks ago, I had clumps of yellow daffodils blooming in my pasture. Not having time to sketch at the moment, I snapped a Continue Reading →

Exploring Color Using Grisaille Under-painting

I recently wanted to explore how different watercolor pigments look when painted over different values of permanent gray ink. So I decided to create some color charts that would be Continue Reading →

Sketches of Autumn Leaves and Poetry

I Love Painting Autumn Leaves!   Don’t you just love the bright colors of autumn and the cool crisp air?  I certainly do and find it puts me in the mood Continue Reading →