Tag Archives: watercolors

Painting with Tom Hoffmann, again: 2 of 3

The Marin Headlands were¬†a challenge to paint: at once both simple in shape yet so atmospheric… and then, there was the wind! I painted #1 and #2 in parallel. Attempt #3 (below) was painted because I wasn’t so happy with … Continue reading

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What’s in my sketch kit?

My sketch kit is my studio-in-a bag. Here’s what’s in it today. Continue reading

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Lemon.

A quick 10 minute rainy day sketch. Lemon! Continue reading

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A quick approach to mixing skintones

Every so often I get asked what colors I use to mix skintones. And my first response is “It depends on the skintone and the light”. While that’s true, there still is a loose color-mixing strategy I start with, and … Continue reading

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