Watercolor Painting (Studies)

Artists Inspiration: Edward Sterling & Frank Webb

I am interested in the use of shapes and colors in the artists’ works and find it interesting how Webb used limited palette in his color study below: 


Photographic References, outskirts of Philadelphia, USA in the fall:


Tonal Studies

 ( I tried building on layers like Webb did, however dull colors due to insufficient pigment)

Feedback was that the tonal studies work well, but not the shapes as I was working on the photograph, as it is not yet designed.


Shapes Study; deconstructed

Tonal and color studies

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