Category Archive: 2.1. Project: Drawing and watercolour

2.1.3 Exercise: Adding line to watercolour

Fast and free water colour study and add line to enhance the painting after the watercolour pigment has dried.   Changing the subject matter from the last exercises I selected a rose.  Applying… Continue reading

2.1.2 Exercise: Pencil and watercolour

The instructions for this exercise call for two studies in pencil. a light outline drawing of the basic shapes of the chosen objects, keep the drawing simple. Repeat the exercise with a second… Continue reading

2.1.1 Exercise: Quick watercolour studies

Set up a simple arrangement of objects, divide up a large sheet and paint the arrangement quickly.  Try to capture local colour accurately and note the tones on and around the objects. Build… Continue reading