Painting Coreopsis with Negative Painting and Abstract Lines

This past spring I took a photo of some coreopsis growing in my garden. I decided this would be a nice subject for a painting combining negative painting techniques along Continue Reading →

Happy Easter!

Pink Dogwood Flowers in Ink and Wash Recently I decided to sketch some beautiful pink dogwood blossoms blooming on our tree. I began by sketching lightly in pencil. After I Continue Reading →

Watercolor Sketch of Pears with a Grisaille Under-Painting

In last week’s post, I showed how to create color charts using watercolor over a grisaille underpainting of different values.This week I want to show you a sketch I painted using Continue Reading →