The Gelli Print on the right is the original print. I made a copy of the photo and enhanced it, on the left. As you can see, it is just that little bit sharper. I really love this image as it is so abstract and subtle. I hadn’t been in the mood to paint since […]Read More A Cool Way of Using Your Gelli Prints
It doesn’t matter what medium you paint in, backgrounds are always the trickiest thing for the beginning artist. I more or less have a grip on painting acrylic backgrounds, but watercolor is a challenge for me. Have I told you how much I love youtube? I love it because you can learn so much from […]Read More Working on Backgrounds
When it is done with acrylics! After the success and joy of painting my cockerel, I had plenty of acrylic paint leftover and thought I would try using it as watercolor. I found an online tutorial by Joanne Boon Thomas that looked pretty easy and decided to have a go at painting some poppies. We […]Read More When is a Watercolor Painting not a Watercolor Painting?