The storm’s final fury is sent crashing against Rockport’s sea wall. Late sunshine arrives and the hard weather moves out to sea. In this project we’ll use all our watercolor techniques: Washes, dry brushing, pen painting, careful brushwork and color lifting.
A deserted street in Lisbon, Portugal soon to be warmed by the sun. Large washes, wet-into-wet, salting, spattering, and free, loose brushwork all work together to create the mood of this project.
After early fishing, Cormorants dry their wings and preen in the warm morning sun. Careful drawing, texturing, wet-into-wet washes, dry brushing and paint lifting bring this project to life. This painting is not as complicated as it looks.