Monday, February 8, 2016

Un pomodoro ... due pomodori

This is a direct-to-brush sketch that took two pomodori to complete (two chunks of 20 min otherwise knows as "pomodoro" from the time management method of the same name).

 The background was covered with guache for this one - and the colors washed out.

Sunday, February 7, 2016

More projects from the book

These are two other projects from Heather's book:

Saturday, January 30, 2016

Bathroom counter

Sometimes, all I can do is to draw the clutter on the bathroom counter.. better than nothing. Still long way from the 10 000 hours of practice..

Thursday, January 21, 2016

High key, low key

Another exercise from the book - using high and low key colors. I have a super cheap set of guache and the changes in color with the addition of black and white are almost non-existent.

I reused the pages to sketch my glasses and the armchair in the hotel room in Toronto.

Thursday, January 14, 2016

Wet on wet with orange and apple

The first project was a lot of fun. I enjoyed the second one too, but I am not super happy with the apple.

Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Abstract watercolor projects

From the same book:

I am very pleased with these. Moleskine watercolor sketchbook - more projects from the book/

Sunday, January 10, 2016

Water paper paint

I started working my way through the projects in "Water paper paint". In some cases I used the results of the projects as background for something else - like sketching bananas with Pentel brush or sketching the armchair in my hotel room. Here are the results of the first projects: