2 of 20 in 2020- The grass is always greener...
2020 goals are made- I will be finishing my abandoned works on art over the next few weeks and months. Here is 2 of 20 in 2020. An illustration of lilies, on the opposite side of the fence.
Step by Step Floral Wreath
Step by step process used to create a beautiful wreath of flowers illustration in watercolor. This image will be used to commemorate a wedding.
Step by Step Jellyfish in gold
Step by step post of the techniques I used to create my tone in tone Watercolor painting of a Jellyfish. This was done using the new gold palette by Schminke Horadam.
Step by step landscape illustration in my sketchbook
Working on a more direct method of urban sketching and illustration to use in my sketchbook this summer. Step by step photos of a quick landscape on today's blog post.
Step by step Grizzly bear illustration
A step by step how to tutorial for drawing a grizzly bear in graphite. This was the final rendering for the nhi101x course available online by Newcastle University.
Natural History Sketchbook Tour
Natural History sketchbook tour. In todays post I am showing the pages of the field sketchbook I have been using for the Natural History Illustration online course from Newcastle University.
Watercolor Animal portrait Tutorial at Oma's Teekanne
Yesterday I participated in another Long night of DIY at Oma's Teekanne here in Graz, Austria. Three of us hosted mini workshops. Mine was a watercolor animal portrait tutorial which resulted in fairly realistic renderings in aquarelle. Step by step instructions are on my art blog.
A bouquet of flowers for Womens Day- Choosing a flower for a botanical illustration
Here are the Criteria I use in choosing flowers for botanical illustration. I take into consideration contrast, shape, surface texture, perspective, symmetry, repeating elements, scale, and color in my painted subject.