Mixed Media - Still Life

Lesson Outline

This lesson demonstrates how rich, soft pastels can be combined with watercolour to produce lovely added contrast and texture, in this instance, in a charming still life.

Materials

Surface: HP Watercolour Paper (200lbs).

Brushes: #10 Mop, #2 Flat.

Pastels: Use similar colours to your watercolours but ultimately, use what you have. (Blocks and Pastel Pencils)

Misc: Masking Tape, Kitchen Roll, Water, Bowl of Rice, Cotton Buds, Torchon.

Colours: Neutral Tint, Indanthrone, Winsor Blue (Red shade), Manganese Blue, Cobolt Blue, Indigo, Cadmium Yellow, Cadmium Red, Perylene Violet, Caput Mortuum Violet, Quinacridone Magenta.