Trying a new approach

I continue my aim to do a quick flower sketch every day during the January lockdown. Lately I have been trying different media combined with watercolour. Here are three simple flower pictures, drawn from life, which use watercolour with oil pastel. The strong colours and more chunky form of the pastels encourage a bolder approach. I am learning from this every day.

2 thoughts on “Trying a new approach

  1. Very nice bright colours. I’ve never understood how Turner managed to get such amazingly strong colours in his watercolours.


  2. Your pastels seem to enhance your shading. Your daffodils/jonquils have more green in them than I am used to. I have apricot tulips just like the color of yours: t
    rue to life!


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