Feeling Optimistic For The First Time

After countless of hours of Youtube videos tutorials and grasping all the info, tips, steps etc; this morning, for the first time I truly felt that I was ready enough to give it a go!Only watching and understanding what they are saying is not nearly enough, no matter how good the tutor is. I reallyContinue reading “Feeling Optimistic For The First Time”

Brush Play

Today, I did not use a reference as I am more focused on brush and colour experimentation even though I used the same colour palette as I did yesterday. So this is definitely made up cloud ! First, I toned the paper with a light wash of Ultramarine Blue mixed with Prussian Blue, a touchContinue reading “Brush Play”

1 Percent Better Than Yesterday

Attempted another cloud painting this morning. I approached it in a more systematic way compared to yesterday. It was still unpredictable in a lot of ways.. my background colour kept bleeding into the light edges, not in a good way. Which make me think maybe I will have to paint in the lighter colour first.Continue reading “1 Percent Better Than Yesterday”

Cloudy With A Chance Of F-up

My recent obsession with clouds made me do it. Well here it is. I don’t know how I feel about this. Honestly, alla prima technique is not the easiest, I gave my best in that 1 hour to paint a decent nice looking cloud, and I got a glob of badly painted coloured puffs. NotContinue reading “Cloudy With A Chance Of F-up”