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The white house August 15, 2007

Posted by watercolorsandmore in art, art videos, art. watercolor, Drawing, landscape, landscapes, painting, Uncategorized, watercolor, watercolour, White house.


This one is somewhere on the banks of a river in India.



1. caseytoussaint - August 16, 2007

I love the composition on this one – the roof is really sharp against the dark green in the trees. You’re doing great in watercolor – I tend to cheat and use ink lines, but I’m now struggling with technique in one of Kate Johnson’s classes.
You’re off to a great start – I’ll be following your progress!(and hopefully making some of my own)

2. caseytoussaint - August 16, 2007

This is my second try at a comment – please erase it if a duplicate. I love the contrast of the white roof sharply outlined against the dark green in the leaves – the composition works brilliantly. You’re off to a really good start – I’m also struggling with watercolor technique right now – taking on of Kate Johnson’s classes. I’ll be following your progress here, but so far, so good!

3. watercolorsandmore - August 16, 2007

Hi Casey,

Thanks for your comments. What you call cheating is indeed a technique, and you are good at it. I love the line and wash method, though for now I think I should practise more only with wash. For this remains the foremost challenge, for time and again whatever little progress I seem to make is undone by the next attempt. Till I get comfortable to the extent that it becomes ‘effortless’, that is if I can do it as much as I write with pen with ease… that is my goal. Oh, that’s a long way to go, may be!
In all your works, I can see you have got a great feel for the wash, for the medium, I am sure with this solid foundation you will go very far. All the best for your classes.

By the way I have benefitted a great deal from the live demonstrations at thepaintinganddrawingchannel.com where professional artists give instructions. Wonderful they are, you may give it a try. Just take a look.


4. digital-glamour.com - January 16, 2008

Studio Photography

hey good stuff

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