JOSHUA ELEK: WATERCOLORS

Tag: Foliage

  • Ray Hendershot Exercise: Fully Foliated Trees

    Ray Hendershot Exercise: Fully Foliated Trees

    The next exercise in Ray Hendershot’s “Texture Techniques for Winning Watercolors” is to paint fully foliated trees. This exercise demonstrates what appears to be a great strength of the pedagogy in this book. The distant trees exercise is useful for this exercise, but it isn’t necessary. Because Mr. Hendershot encourages us to paint loose representations […]