Tag Archives: step by step

Giant sparrows

I know I’ve been quiet, but I have just had three articles published in The Leisure Painter, and I’ve been running workshops etc. So sorry! I thought I would share a step by step, as I haven’t done one for … Continue reading

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Kestrel step by step

How to paint a flying kestrel Continue reading

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Skies and clouds in watercolour

Skies, or should we really say clouds, are rather addictive in watercolour! They can add drama, or be a soft backdrop to your landscape. Here are a few of my top tips: Take care not to make clear blue skies … Continue reading

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Whites and lights in watercolour

So today I did a class and the focus was on whites and lights in watercolour. Flashes of white really add a sparkle to your watercolour painting, but of course we don’t have white paint at our disposal being a … Continue reading

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Top tips for painting loose in watercolour

Sorry it’s been quiet. Having the children around does not make for having a clear head to get painting. However, I have been busy planning my new weekly classes (which start tomorrow – very exciting) and thought I would put … Continue reading

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Reflections

Today I did a workshop exploring reflections in watercolour, on water . I thought I would share some of the ideas. But why should you worry about reflections? Because watercolour is the medium that likes to give! And it does … Continue reading

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Everything is coming up roses!

I spent a lovely afternoon with an art group in Tidmarsh, near Pangbourne, on Tuesday. Given that the theme was painting loose florals the car was like a mobile florist shop as I went over – just waiting to load … Continue reading

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