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Tag: step by step watercolor
Let’s Paint an Easy Oak Leaf!
Yes, it will be easy. Yes, you CAN do this! So let’s get started and learn a simple way to … More
Sketchbook Hiking: McClaughrey VIDEO
Do you want to go on a hike with me at McClaughrey Springs Woods? We’ll find some woodland wildflowers and … More
Let’s Paint Woodland Phlox!
One of my all-time favorite wildflower is the Woodland Phlox. In many photos you usually see this plant as a blue … More
Let’s Paint a Spring Trail!
This is going to be a step-by-step demonstration on how to do a watercolor sketch. Sketches are quicker and looser … More
Let’s Paint Winter Woods!
About three years ago I went hiking at Bull Frog Lake, right before evening in January. I came upon a scene that … More
Let’s Paint the Chickweed Moth!
Oh Boy! You’re really going to love this step by step watercolor painting of how to paint the male chickweed … More
Let’s Paint the Harvest Moon Kitty!
I’m so excited for autumn (my favorite season), that this next painting came right out of my head. OK, this … More
Let’s Paint a Comma Butterfly!
The day I went hiking and discovered the phoebe nest with babies, I also found this guy beside the stream: … More
Let’s Paint a Phoebe Nest with Babies!
Before we begin, let me show you what else I found in the Teason Woods, part of Chicago’s Cook County … More