Riverdale Park East
Secretly inserting a self portrait into the painting 🙃
I started painting this showboat once, and it sailed off before I could finish. Three years later, I finally have Oriole in my sketchbook :)
quick study before the heat of day sets in
morning light over harbourfront
One of the most difficult things about watercolour is knowing when to stop painting. I think I went over a little bit past that sweet point on this one 😳
The hardest parts are done! Time to leave the painting and go for a walk so I can come back with fresh eyes.
loose lines > stiff lines, mistakes and all.
sometimes I like my messy sketch studies better than the finals 🤔
most ambitious watercolour painting I've done to date, finished in two days.
literally waiting for the ink to dry...time for a wine break
my new fav detail 😜
painting up a storm over two canvases... because why not 😎
at 95% completion. Didn't turn out so bad after all :)
I always feel like I've made a huge mistake after the initial colour wash.