Leaf Fragment

The other day I noticed something on my shirt. I thought maybe it was a crumb from breakfast, an undigested bit of beef, a blot of mustard, a crumb of cheese, a fragment of underdone potato. (Sorry, got carried away…) It was actually a small fragment of a leaf. I should have taken a picture of […]

Screened Fig Tree

Today’s watercolor experiment: It has been raining here for the past week. Yesterday’s experiment was a rendition of persimmon and fig leaves against a dark, wet background. Today, I painted another view of the rainy outdoors from a different perspective: through a screen. Here is the reference photo: Process: My first thought on approaching this […]