“Lady Amethyst” Step 4 Watercolor Demo

 

It’s All In The Details

 

In the above photo, I am working with a “rigger” brush using neutralized colors already on my palette. The goal is to create an illusion of the tiny veins in the iris. I purpose to work in a delicate, random way to avoid  hard-edged, dutifully drawn-on-lines with dry paint 😮

 

Above is the finished effect achieved by adding water carefully, while still damp, to soften the lines without distubing the previous washes.

Remember, a little detail goes along way. Don’t overexplain and turn the viewer away with too much information.

So, really

 

It’s All In

 

Simplifying The Details

 

 

 

 

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