Tag Archives: Color

Serendipitous Scraps

When it comes to art supplies I admit to being a bit of a hoarder.  You never know when something will come in handy.  So when a printer offered me 500 small scraps of leftover watercolor paper, I gladly took … Continue reading

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The Effect of Color

The line drawing in and of itself is not bad.  It’s interesting and tells the story of the place.  But color can take an interesting drawing and lift it to a whole new level.  There are as many ways to add … Continue reading

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Watercolor Demo

My method of adding a wash of color came to me one day when I was pondering how I could make my ink drawings more interesting.   After a few attempts at limiting where I put color,  I was delighted with the … Continue reading

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Examples of Color

Just as there are a million ways to draw, there are at least that many ways to use color in drawing.  To get a some idea of what’s possible, check out some of the sketching books now available.  Here are two … Continue reading

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Color Notes

As much as I love to draw, I also love to paint.  One of the things that makes drawing so much fun is adding color.  Color can transform a so-so drawing into an exciting work of art, it can take … Continue reading

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