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Shilo Shepherd – Stage 2

  Now we start to build color. Since black by itself is lifeless and really doesn’t have much depth, I want to add some color underneath. When I painted in watercolor, I always made my own blacks. I didn’t own a tube of black paint. Pastel can be used similarly. I can mix a color …

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Art Lesson-Color

I thought we would take a break from the wolf painting and talk about color and how you can use it to make a better painting. These are watercolors  but the principles of color can be applied to any medium. “Good Friends”                                                      “Best Friends” Here are two paintings. “Good Friends” was painted first and although I …

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