Thursday, July 16, 2015

Old Maple Tree in Bridal Veil #Watercolor #JHerbin #StillmanAndBirn #DanielSmitth

On Tuesday I joined Kathy Delumpa Allegri and Judy (whose last name I forget, sorry!) for a lovely day of painting Plein Air at a FRANCISCAN VILLA in Bridal Veil, Oregon.

I decided to do loose and simple sketches rather than full-on paintings this time, so I took my J. Herbin Creapen brush pen and a Stillman and Birn Beta sketchbook.

For the tree, I used Daniel Smith's Lunar Blue and Lunar Red Rock with Qor Green Gold for sun & moss.  Both of the lunar paints granulate so beautifully and the Gceen Gold ombined well with them to get the feeling of moss.


Fantasy Landscape Step-by-Step: Portrait Orientation #FantasyLandscapeStepOut #FantasyLandscape #FantasyLandscapeStepByStep

Even though I'm posting this on a Tuesday, my plan is to post a Fantasy Landscape step-out or a step-by-step every Sunday, until I get t...