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Watercolor Journal Entry 4

Monday Morning Bagel

Farmington, Missouri (July 18,2016)

Painted this sketch while enjoying a blueberry bagel and coffee from my local Panera. Chalk this one up as much needed practice. 122 more words


Watercolor Journal Entry 3

St. Mary, Missouri (July 14, 2016)

I was able to get in a quick watercolor sketch this morning while my wife was running an errand. The air temperature was 82°F, but the humidity was quite high. 32 more words


Watercolor Journal Entry 2

Painted this scene on location at Ste. Genevieve, Missouri on June 28, 2016.
The dry paint pans worked much better for this sketch. Everything was going great, until I started tweaking the sketch at the very end. 97 more words


Watercolor Journal Entry 1

I purchased this journal book of watercolor paper at Hobby Lobby a few years ago. The plan was to go out every week or two and document scenes. 211 more words


Head studies

Head studies. Casein on paper 2.5″x2.5″ each.

Head studies of works by two (nearly) contemporary artists – James Gurney (left) and Rien Poortvliet (right). The attempt was to recreate their working styles in the course of this study. 34 more words


DOODLEWASH REVIEW: Watercolor/Art Journals Part I

Journals- this is a huge topic! Huge because there are so many journals out there, and because many of us are on the hunt for the best and most suitable one.  2,021 more words


Guardian of the temple deity

dwArapAlaka, Gouache and pencil on paper 7″x10″.

At the entrance to the inner sanctum of any Hindu (Shiva/ Vishnu) temple are the mighty dwArapAlakas (dwAra = gate, pAlaka = protector) or gate keepers. 89 more words