|I did one w/w wash, using 2 mixtures of ultramarine blue, quin. red and quin. burnt orange. I let it dry and set for a day. I thought it was too blue and needed to be darker, so ...|
Thursday, September 27, 2012
|Laid in a wash of cobalt blue and alizarin.|
|Several glazes of aureolin, new gamboge and quin. burnt orange.|
|More quin. burnt orange, quin. siena and a green mixture.|
The dark is my favorite orange, purple, blue mixture.
|Same blue and red mix for shadow. Again, quin. burnt orange, quin. violet and aureolin.|
|Same colors, just intensifying them with a w/w wash in the shaded area.|
|Why these are cock-eyed, I don't know. They are aligned properly in my album.|
Anyway, same red and blue for the shadow and the graded wash.
|I'm pretty much using the same colors with all three leaves.|
All are small pieces - less than 60 square inches. Just something to play with, while working on Trigger.
As always, your comments are most welcome.