Tuesday, December 25, 2012

Merry Christmas Everyone Love Birgit, Boon & Opie

Wednesday, December 19, 2012

Saturday, December 8, 2012

Tip: Trees with Blossoms

This quick demo helps to give you an idea of how you can paint trees with blossoms and incorporate them into your own paintings, and always remeber to have FUN

Sunday, December 2, 2012

Atmospheric Landscape workshop at the Pt Reyes National Seashore

Atmospheric Landscape workshop at the Pt Reyes National Seashore Field Institute.
 




Looks like a quilt - it's a challenge to see them as individual paintings this way but it's great for the students to see how similar yet so different they are. we can then analyze where things work and what needs to be improved.


Diana was ready to throw this painting away, nothing was working, no horizon line, the landscape was too small, the sky too big, all that needed to happen was a little suggestion of more trees, changing values in the landscape, using what she already had in the sky and a little more grass.


Watercolor Basics

Here is a nice little preview from my Watercolor Basics Program . It keeps things very simple and is great for Beginners.