One of my resolutions for this blog was showing my work in progress, and I hope to do that today!
There’s a tree in front of my house that looks very nice in snow, so I thought I’d draw it with mixed media. The picture below is my first sketch done in color pencils. I’d also just bought a colorless blender that I tried and found that it worked really well!
I then added in the background (watercolor), darkened up the tree, and blended the snow more with some black and white pastels. It turned out to be:
I still don’t think it’s finished as the background looks a bit plain. Perhaps I’ll add some bushes in watercolor or another tree. Not sure yet. Any ideas to make it more interesting would be great!