Suffering from serious self doubt. Writers always give the advice be a reader; that by reading you broaden the sense of what you want to write for yourself. Painting can be derailed though when you start comparing your work with others. Firstly there is the ‘it’s not good enough.’ feeling, which accompanies every piece. There…
The final picture has brewed for over a year, from the quick ink sketch to playing with Gouache. There is also a short attempt at words to go with it. With a flick of a wing feather, the raven threw the daylight up. He threw the all of it; the tightknit, rolled up, scrunched…
Having finished this: he needs a background. So after a trundle around the local park I have these as sources Now can’t decide which to use
Playing with pen, ink and watercolour.
They are very difficult to draw…are wolves. Once you realise they have much longer legs to body things get a bit easier
The range of colours (in the brusho box) means that a change of continent is needed to get the best from them.
I found my box of Brusho powdered inks.