I use my phone camera as a memory tool, so I looked in my photo album to remember...
Kees van Aalst's blog for July 1st, I see the terms cohesion and variation while discussing color and the need to have some balance.
Some of the fun I had painting thru the Playing with Paint included, learning that the back of what I'm working might be more interesting than the front. Here I loaded the brush with multiple colors ala Donna Dewberry's One Stroke painting.
Plus if you don't like something... add more paint.
I like step 2's sponge painting addition to the mix.
Somethings you need to take with a little grain of Sodium Chloride.
|wet color wash|
|wet color wash with salt|
It's fun to play with your food!
thanks for having fun with me today!