• WORKSHOP at the WINERY - Day One

    15 days ago - By The Painted Prism

    Once again, we were fortunate to have our Ohio Watercolor Workshop at the Wolf Creek Winery, in Norton, Ohio. A wonderful and fun group of 14 joined me for three days of drawing and painting -
    September 11, 12, and 13, 2018.
    We started out sketching the view and talking about atmospheric perspective, for our project for the day, Tiered Landscape Paintings. . .
    We then moved inside, where Pat demonstrated the graded underpainting, drawing the foreground, and drawing the furthest background contour line. . .
    Everyone would be using multiple photo references, plus their sketches, for their...
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  • WORKSHOP at the WINERY - Our Final Day

    WORKSHOP at the WINERY - Our Final Day

    15 days ago - By The Painted Prism

    Our last day of the workshop was all about finishing the two projects we started on Tuesday and Wednesday - Tiered Landscape Painting and Painting like Matisse.
    Everyone wasted no time in getting back to their paintings. . .
    Pat demonstrated adding another "tier" to the landscape painting working on the negative shapes in the foreground
    Pat's demo painting in progress
    Mediterranean Salad, Fried Chicken, and Shrimp Cocktail
    Such beautiful paintings being created here!
    Demonstrating how to draw the "Flower of Life"
    Demonstrating one way to paint a leaf
    Sometimes it's helpful to paint upside...
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