Watercolour

Wild Violet Watercolour

Wild Violet Watercolour - NB

Some loose, wet in wet watercolour fun. This flower started out as an exercise from Jean Haines’ Atmospoheric Watercolours book but as I started painting it kind of took on a life of it’s own. I just went with it and it now bears no resemblance to anything in the book at all! But I like it….

Paper used was Fabriano Artistico (100% cotton) 140lb NOT.  Colours used were Winsor Violet (PV23) and Indigo – a beautiful colour combination. It measures approx. 7″ x 7.5″

30 thoughts on “Wild Violet Watercolour

  1. I’m always happily surprised they way watercolor just takes on a life of its own. The transparent layers of color float on the page. Thanks for sharing your art making, Evelyn.

    1. Thank you Debi – I had to be ultra patient with this and just walk away while areas dried before continuing with more painting. Patience has been hard for me to learn with watercolour….

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