Wednesday, 27 November 2019

Watercolour with peonies


I do my very best trying to catch up this blog...

I have just finished a watercolour that has taken quite a while to execute
I had these beautiful peonies bought in Waitrose!!!
Who can resist them??? I cannot.

At last I have painted some in 2019


Peonies galore

Executed on Arches paper with Rembrandt watercolour

Coloured pencils Portraits

It has been a long time I have posted on this blog!

I suppose being so busy running about and creating took a lot of my time.
So updating now with 3 portraits done with coloured pencils.

The first one is the portrait of Eliza. I used Sanded Paper (not the one used for DIY) but artist one that can be found with Jacksons online.
I have used artist quality coloured pencils


Eliza

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My second coloured pencils painting was executed with artists quality pencils
but this time on Mount Board.


Benjamin


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My third portrait was executed once more on Sanded paper.
I did cover the background with pencils but could not carry on the same colour around the paper.
I am still in the experimental stage and so, I decided to use a Pastel pencil that I never ever use as I react to the dust of Pastel.
I covered my face and went for it...


Guy

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Coloured Pencils v Watercolour ?

Now here are two different versions of Benjamin. The first one is done with Coloured Pencils on Mount Board The one below with Wat...