At Zebegény Painting School Summer Camp the topic was tree and forest this year. First afternoon I found my tree – an old willow by the riverside. And I started to sketch it with markers first, and then took colour pencils and crayons. The pastel painting below is painted on … Continue reading
Colour study in red with paprikas.
Colour study of yellow in sandtone background.
Still life with yellows in grey coloured background.
Drawing on greytone paper especially in summer is very good. It has a cooling effect like ice-cream.
Honeysuckle climbing towards the light. Pastel in coloured paper.
The painting school garden is full of ready-to-paint compositions. For example roses. It is also a colourpaper background experiment, by the edges the original ochre colour of the paper is visible.
I spent the last week at Zebegény Painting School and continued experimenting with coloured backgrounds and complementary colours. This pastel is painted on pink background and appreciates the ad-hoc compositions of the back yard.
Complementary colour study with red violet/purple and yellow green – to myself I call it pink and green.