231 Portrait of Miles Davis

The original photo is here I seem to have somehow altered the perspective. This looks more like a frontal view than the photo. Maybe the background should have been another colour, and the sweater a little darker. Nothing’s perfect and it’s the second day with a watercolour sketchbook – but i can’t help but being … Read more

226 Still life #2 – Pumpkin, watch, lighter and ink-bottle – In watercolour

So this is real watercolour-paper, and i can clearly see the difference from the other “smooth” paper i have been using. This one absorbs a lot more water, and the colour spreads easily with the water. There’s definetly some ground-rules to get down in terms of wet on wet vs wet on dry – and … Read more