JOSHUA ELEK: WATERCOLORS

Tag: chair

  • Back Porch: #4

    Back Porch: #4

    I’m a glutton for punishment. I was curious to see what this painting would look like if I used packing tape as a frisket to paint the shadows and chair. So I repainted this chair on my back porch. To start, I sketched the drawing, again being careful to measure perspective. I wanted a lot […]

  • Back Porch: #1-3

    Back Porch: #1-3

    Joseph Zbukvic is my favorite watercolor artist right now. (I know – how original.) Because I admire his work so much, I watch a lot of videos of him painting whenever I find one on YouTube. I have heard him say a handful of times, “There are no bad subjects, only bad paintings.” I also […]