Hope you have all been well. I have had lots of time at home during this pandemic to try out a new media. I hadn’t spent much time using gouache in the past, and it’s fun to be able to challenge myself. Still life at home Pile after breakfast Mess after breakfast Carton of 12 … Continue reading After breakfast gouache paintings
Quick one before breakfast, but it was not easy as I was very hungry.
Continuing from the previous post, here are more birds sketched in gouache at the KL Bird Park, a giant walk-in aviary. Pelican This little guy was sitting on his minder’s shoulder Palm CockatooIf you missed the previous post, and would love to see more birds from the Bird Park, follow this link.
During my last visit to the KL Bird Park in Kuala Lumpur, I brought along a sketch book and gouache paint. What a lovely place to study birds. Here are some of the residents. Macaw from Brazil; this handsome fella had to work for his food. If you part with some cash, he will sit … Continue reading KL Bird Park 1
I always have some drawing tools with me when I leave the house. Often I have a small set of watercolour to paint on-location, but I never seem to carry my gouache set with me, and as the result it gets forgotten. Recently I decided to give this lovely medium a go. Can't remember the … Continue reading Gouache paintings