My big doodle
I have posted this his picture which was basically a twenty five minute doodle of an invented scene, as it served as a lesson to remind me about painting with watercolour. Although there are many errors in the picture it was illustrating the benefit of keeping things simple, letting watercolour do its own thing, the use of counterchange dark against light, light against dark, leaving things alone and resisting the urge to fiddle. I forget so many of these basics when I get absorbed in a piece of work and am resolved to continue with my doodles as a constant reminder in the future. I would be interested to hear what others think on this subject.
About the Artist
I started painting in 2004, I am influenced by Wesson, Seago and many of the great masters, more recently I enjoy the work of Steve Hall, John Hoar and Alvaro Castignet to name but a few. I paint in a loose style and try to simplify as I can. The medium I enjoy most is watercolour but dabble with…View full profile