Putting the Custom Back in Customer - Part 4 of 6 / by VH McKenzie


Next up in the commissioned series:  a lovely landscape, somewhere in Italy, to be rendered in full color watercolor.

As I have previously, I laid a one-inch square grid over the image in photoshop.


And then also kept a version hand with exaggerated "levels" to see where the shadows were deepest:


Then took pen to paper……..


and gradually layered washes of watercolor. I took a few more photos of this process than I did with some of the other paintings:






And done!