Tuesday, February 11, 2014

A Month of Color - February - Yellow


I think painting yellow in shadow is one of the more difficult things to pull off. If you go too cool it becomes green. Too dark- brown.
I'm trying to get a hold of it in this painting and still have a lot to learn. I lost the light translucency of watercolor in the shadow side of this lemon. My favorite part? The cast shadow and the blue that's dropping into the crevices of my watercolor paper.
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