Staining Watercolors and Ink on 140 lb Cold Press
Trying out a different style, using staining pigments – Windsor Yellow, Alizarin Crimson, Pthalo Blue, Permanent Rose, Sap Green, and Pthalo Green.
Acrylic and Permanent Marker on Terra Cotta
Photo Courtesy of Carlos Lopez Photography: www.carloslphotography.com
Watercolor and Ink on 300 lb Cold Press Acquarelle Arches Paper
Wanted to try a painting with only sedimentary colors, marrying some traditional Asian styles with Western ones, which turned out to be quite beautiful. Left the subject matter on the hill blank per Maria’s suggestion, as it almost “appears as if something or someone had just left.”
Watercolor on 300 lb Fabriano Softpress Paper
Ugh, even washes are totally not easy. Layered three colors of the limited transparent pigment group: Aureolin, Cobalt Blue, and Rose Madder Genuine. Definitely need more practice here.