• Still Life Watercolors - Painting Larger Using a Grid Drawing System

    10 monthes ago - By Belinda del Pesco

    This is a post from Belinda Del Pesco's Art Blog Belinda Del Pesco .
    Still Life Watercolor Ideas, and the Grid System
    Several times a year, I set up still life vignettes to photograph and use as reference material in watercolor paintings. This watercolor is from one of those photo sessions.
    If you've never created a catalog of scenes to paint, give it a try. (Here are some helpful instructions aimed at Linocut still life ideas, but they apply to watercolors as well .) Gather things around your home that are single-color, not ribbed or patterned, with interesting, but simple shapes.
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