OK – Brushes out! Follow along if you fancy paining this fresh dolphin. I used Saunders Waterford 140lb Hot Pressed High White paper (available from Ken Bromley Art Supplies, UK) for lovely sparkle and Winsor & Newton tube watercolour paints. Colours are French Ultramarine, Windsor Violet, Cerulean Blue, Antwerp Blue and Burnt Umber. Brush sizes 6 and 3 round. 1) I wet the entire inside … Continue reading Dolphin Watercolor Demo – 12 step painting
…or perhaps she is just about to appear around the next tree! This white-tailed deer fawn is a commissioned piece I painted for Rachel this week – for more watercolor ideas and how to request your own special animal come over to my online animal art gallery Eastwitching and see who appeals to you…:) Mommy’s Coming! Continue reading I think someone has lost their Mommy Deerest
How lucky am I to have Miriam of Schulman Art blog feature me today! Thank you for this fun interview which made me think more about why and how I paint. Seeing my paintings on your site is very encouraging and I hope your readers enjoy looking around my “studio” and my artwork. Alison Continue reading Art feature on Schulnam Art Blog
For those of you who can’t stop buying blank cards for those “you never know” moments – here is a happy cheery puppy card for you. I painted this watercolour of my JRT Dotty and Paperlink UK have no wturned her into one of their Open House Fine Art collection of blank cards. Perfect to have on hand for all kinds of events and occasions:) … Continue reading Paperlink UK love Puppies
Win Me this Sunday at the Dogs Trust Fayre , Margham Park, Port Talbot! Come to the Dogs Trust annual summer Fayre at Margham Park, Port Talbot in South Wales and win this Welsh Wolf fine art print! Raffle tickets will be available from my animal art stall Number 13 – Tickets are only £1 and the winner will be announced on the day! … Continue reading Win a Welsh Wolf this Weekend!
Niki Pledge is a lucky lady as she shares her life with 5 of THE most elegant and stunning-looking Italian Greyhounds I have ever clapped eyes on! Her Etsy shop ShadedMoon is dedicated to ravishing handmade high-collars for those dogs with elegant and long necks – Salukis, Greyhounds et al. After fruitlessly searching various image sites on the internet for inspiring greyhounds images I remembered … Continue reading How to paint an Italian Greyhound
OK! Brushes out! Follow along if you fancy paining this fresh dolphin. I used Saunders Waterford 140lb Hot Pressed High White paper (available from Ken Bromley Art Supplies, UK) for lovely sparkle and Winsor & Newton tube watercolour paints. Colours are French Ultramarine, Windsor Violet, Cerulean Blue, Antwerp Blue and Burnt Umber. Brush sizes 6 and 3 round. 1) I wet the entire inside of … Continue reading Dolphin Watercolor Demo – 12 step painting!
Sketch book doodle of Dotty – My Jack Russel Dotty is by my side most evenings when I sit down on the sofa dn last night I sketched her with her little nose pushed up against the cushion – eyes closed and head on her front legs. I may get to do a watercolor of this…. Continue reading Jack Russel Sketch
I love turquoise and I love budgies. They are so sweet and have HUGE characters. I painted this little man today on piece of 5×7 inch cotton rag paper as I have a mountain of these size offcuts that for the sake of ecology I need to use up:) Continue reading Budgie Joy
A lady called Allison (who is a falconer and an avid bird lover) asked me to paint her Conure called Peanut and her Red Tailed Hawk named Phoenix. I decied that I would log each step of the painting process to break it down for those who like to see how birds can be painted in watercolor. Enjoy. For words and a bit of how … Continue reading How To Paint a Conure in Watercolor – Demo – Step by step watercolor conure