Dolphin Watercolor Demo – 12 step painting

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

Budgie Watercolour Demo – Boisterous Ben

All you need to paint this budgie is yellow, blue, dark brown and dark blue and a speck of white. Painted on Fabriano Artistico 90lbs hot pressed paper from Italy with a size 0 and a size 3 round watercolour brush.   First paint the entire inside with a dilute wash of bluey yellowy green – this is up to you – just make it … Continue reading Budgie Watercolour Demo – Boisterous Ben

Royal Hugo

I am painting a lovely dog called Hugo. He will be king one day and to prove it he is wearing his crown in readiness.With his Union Jack Bandana and solemn regal look he looks just perfect don’t you think? Part two to come tomorrow.. Enjoy – Alison 1 – Here is Hugo with his main tonal areas already painted (sorry – I was so … Continue reading Royal Hugo

Dolphin Watercolor Demo – 12 step painting!

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!

Watercolour Demo of a Doe for Ashley

Here is a demo of how I painted the doe to the left in watercolour. This sweet-eyed and elegant doe is a commission for a lady called Ashley from Texas.. Once I had drawn the doe I wetted the entire inside area with clear water and let it soak in a bit before adding some pale lavender to the inner ears, just under the eyes … Continue reading Watercolour Demo of a Doe for Ashley