Umbrella, ombrelle, parasol, parapluie, they all say one thing…sketch me!

An umbrella is easy to draw..right? DING! Wrong! So many things to consider:   Convex, concave, round, shadows, transparency, folds, foreshortening, colour, patterns… A good challenge! ..two half open umbrellas.. pen and watercolor on Fabriano artistico  watercolor block, HP, 23×30,5cm ..wide open umbrella.. pen and watercolor on Fabriano artistico  watercolor block, HP, 23×30,5cm ..two closed umbrellas.. […]

Reds in autumn

Voilà all the reds from fall,  the last of my autumn colours. ..the palette for all the autumn reds.. ****************************************************************************** ..line drawings in pen and aquarelle added last.. 18×25.5cm aquarelle arches block, CP ************************************************************************************ .. wetting the paper, dripped some aqaurelle pigment, leave to dry and finished with pen line drawing.. 23×30.5cm aquarelle Fabriano  block, […]