Royal Hugo – the Final countdown

I had a good morning as Hugo came along as I wanted him too. Mostly I used Burnt Sienna and Burnt Umber to model his features. I used French Ultramarine for the blue in his bandana and Cadmium Red Deep for the red in that as well as in his crown. For shadows in the reds I added a speck of Pthalo /Windsor Green. To … Continue reading Royal Hugo – the Final countdown

Chocolate Lab Practice Piece

I have decided that I need to do more warm-ups and sketches in my week – so here is my first one – a chocolate lab. It is also a good eco -practice as I have piles of 100% cotton rag watercolor paper offcuts from my main 8×10 inch cuts and it would be criminal not to paint on these too. Continue reading Chocolate Lab Practice Piece