BRIDGE OVER PEACEFUL WATERS A little stone bridge adds to the charm of this idyllic scene… keeping the color harmony in gold and lavender. You can see the stream beyond the bridge rippling along, with some reflection of the stones and flowers at its edge. Next will be the red …

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Under the Painting…

…is the Underpainting! I like to cover the white of the canvas with the local color. Some of the underpainting may show through between the thicker brushstrokes of the final layer. The paint is thinned with Linseed Stand Oil and Odorless Mineral Spirits. The drawing shows through. Here’s the palette …

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