2019– the year of sketches and studies

Jan 2020 Happy new year. this is the time of new resolutions.. but I am writing about 2019. The year 2019 was the year of sketches, small rough paintings. exploring new techniques, understanding the medium I was very scared of. trying to bridge the gaps of technicalities and different approaches. lots of studies, observation, understanding…

Birthday Trip

Last Autumn, when my daughter turned 4, we decided to have a family outing outside Bangalore. it was the Mysore Zoo , that captured my daughter’s awe. She was soo excited to visit the zoo for the first time. four and the half hours of driving from Bangalore via NICE Road to the Mysore Road…

Watercolor Illustration with COTMAN 45 STUDIO SET and CAMEL TUBES

while i was continuing and exploring the scope of painting outdoor from live action scenes and studying life by sketching vigorously. i also tried to work indoor studying and painting from various photographs and online images. while studying watercolor indoor, i heavily relied on my two sets of watercolors. 1. cotman studio 45 set of…