transparent watercolor 30" x 22" SAWG Fiesta Sonora 2012:
Arizona-Sonoran Desert Museum's Ironwood Gallery
"Blooming Saguaro that stands at the trailhead to King Canyon
across from the Sonoran Desert Museum, Tucson, Arizona"
Royal Flush transparent
watercolor 30" x 22" Arizona Aqueous Juried
Exhibition 2012 "Santa Rita
Prickly Pear blooming in my garden"
Painting with very diluted transparent watercolor pigments that
are thinly layered
desired color and value are achieved. This technique allows
light to pass
to the paper, reflecting back to the viewer, for a
All whites are carefully preserved as there is no use of
white paint. Pencil is used only for planning marks
with paintings executed on a single piece of untreated watercolor