|Tea and Fruit, 10 x 8 inches, oil on canvas|
I had planned to do a little warm up painting today and then go on to something else. Didn’t go as planned, but that was OK. The plan was to section off a 16 x 20 inch canvas sheet and paint 4 small paintings with just 2 colors Cadmium Orange and Cobalt Blue and White (I don't count white as a color). Well I did just that, but spent more time on them than I had planned.
As I got into painting my interest turned to how I could use the colors differently in each section. What started as a warm up ended up being an all day study. Thought I would share the pictures of the process.
The one at the top of the blog is my favorite, here are the other 3.....