Wednesday, February 17, 2021
Take Three: Closer. Maybe?
Roy's Flowers, Take 3 6.5" x 11" watercolor on Arches 100% cotton cold press paper
Yep. Got a little obsessive-compulsive on this one, as this is my third try (see earlier posts here and here). Mostly, I tried to mess less with the center flower's petals and let the paint have a little more control, with juicier washes but fewer layers on the flower petals. (Background has more layers.)
Not quite the sweet spot I was seeking. Not quite like riding a bike yet. But maybe a little progress. I think?
I met Sally forty years ago when I was twenty and she was the one in her sixties. I was a waitress at a Howard Johnson’s restaurant on...