and putting that first layer of color covering the whole
surface. Continue with the rest. I picked 8 canvases to
work on so the paintings create a grouping.
to work as a complement to the mostly blue/ green
of the cacti .
You do not have to worry if the paint is not uniform.
It should cover the surface but not obliterate it.
or a HB to draw your image.
I prefer watercolor pencils since the lines
disappear once you wet them o rat least
I used I blue pencil to make sure I see the drawing.
dark mixture, I pulled out the darkest part of
the flowers . This is a small surface so make sure
you do not have too much detail.
the pieces so doing them simultaneously
allows you to proceed a faster rate.
I used alizarin crimson +red light cad + white.
Thalo blue ( a smidgen) + white.
want to lose my red layer of color , so I let
it show through.