Tuesday, July 29, 2014

Idealized Design and a Golden Forest #ZoltanSzabo #Watercolor #WatercolorTechnique

I was playing with the Idealized Design technique from 'Zoltan Szabo's 70 Favorite Watercolor Techniques'.  His version is much more simplified and abstract.  This was my first try and I didn't get it quite right, so I kept adding things to try and make it look better.

I like it.  For a first try, anyway. I like the technique too, though I don't think I'd aim to be quite as abstract as Zoltan's painting.  You never know, though.  Tastes change.


Should I change the name of my 'Fantasy Landscapes/Step-Outs'?

A few people have asked if my Fantasy Landscape/Step-Outs will have dragons and fairies, and that isn't what I have in mind (at least fo...