One of the things I’ve noticed about the reference images I work with is that a good amount of them have a cloudy or gray sky. This is a typical New Jersey sky, and while good for photographing (less shadow), it’s not very uplifting. The first thing I paint in any portrait is the sky, […]
I love finding things to sketch while out and about. I found this plant at the New York Botanical Garden, and took advantage of the time available while waiting for the bus that would take us home.