• In the Studio . . . Step 1 White Rose & Shallots

    . . A wide range of people read this blog. I know some people – who don’t paint – may have heard – or even said! . “I wouldn’t know where to begin!” . . . If that is you . . . . . you may just want to look at the pictures but if not . . . . . . . . do read on . Drawing – a voyage of discovery . What comes first? Setting up the composition and drawing it out /blocking it in. This first stage shapes the painting, it’s good to keep and open mind, to be really sure that it’s going…