Bye Bye Blue

Bye Bye Blue   I have done all I can. There is nothing else left to try – so I think we should call it a day Cendre Blue. From the first time I read about your magical hue in an old art technique book by David Lyle Millard I knew I had to have you and it was not until 6 years later that … Continue reading Bye Bye Blue

Take a bow Mr Budgie! Watercolour demo

Here we have a dapper budgie (is there any other kind?) painted in simple steps. Materials used –  Cerulean Blue, French Ultramarine, Burnt umber, cobalt blue and a touch of winsor violet. He was painted onto gorgeous Fabriano Artistico 90lbs hot pressed paper with a fab watermark. I love this paper – so expressive and lets the paint run and granulate beautifully for a sensual … Continue reading Take a bow Mr Budgie! Watercolour demo