Category Archives: Everyday Sketches

What I learnt in June

Last thoughts on the #30x30DirectWatercolor2018 challenge. And now, where’s my pen?? Continue reading

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Wrestling with a cup

Day 5, 6, 7 and 8 of the #30x30DirectWatercolor2018 challenge. Continue reading

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Direct Watercolor, it’s almost over!

Day 5, 6, 7 and 8 of the #30x30DirectWatercolor2018 challenge. Continue reading

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Midway point: #30x30DirectWatercolor2018

A Half-time review of #30x30directwatercolor2018
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Direct Watercolor, a weekend of catchup

Day 5, 6, 7 and 8 of the #30x30DirectWatercolor2018 challenge. Continue reading

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Where’s the line?

I’ll be doing a lot of direct watercolor posts this month. But that’s just in addition to what I usually do, not instead of it. Here are a bunch of random sketches from the last few days in my sketchbook. … Continue reading

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Direct Watercolor, Day 1

When ‘direct watercolor’ isn’t your go-to painting strategy, and you’re taking the #30x30DirectWatercolor2018 challenge, you need some strategies to take the leap: Strategy #1: Pick a forgiving subject Continue reading

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