Lemon painted

Those wash studies I did a few days ago have really helped me control the paint and I felt this was a step forward in terms of simplicity. I misjudged the tones on the right-hand side, but that was a flaw in observation rather than technique.


Colour wash practice 2: wet in wet

I liked this wet in wet approach, and it even worked on this print paper. It gave a smooth, soft transition. Again, controlling the amount of water on the brush is crucial. It’s surprising how little you need after the first wash.

Colour swatches