My first watercolor!

After pondering for a couple of weeks and being inspired at the most recent AANL Art Show in St. John’s, I decided to sketch and paint a poinsettia in watercolor to see how it would turn out. I was in awe as to how the color reacted with the paper, and how just a subtle touch or move could change the whole appearance of what I was working on. I thought that I had a lot of patience with painting before; this was a whole new experience! I’m hooked! Can’t wait to try it again, this time with less color loading at first, and more time drying between applications.Poinsettia Flower

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Born and raised in Newfoundland, I am an artist, musician and technologist with a passion for positive thinking :)

One thought on “My first watercolor!

  1. Good work! Yes watercolors are quite different. They are less forgiving, and patience is virture. Pat Ryan is a ninja at this. Mary Pratt is also amazing if you need more inspiration!(Actually this self portait of me is a watercolor)

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