|detail of a commissioned 18x24" oil in progress|
|browns, reds, pinks, ochres, golds, blacks, and a hint of greens|
To paint a water droplet alla prima, work dark to light. Find the darkest color in the drop and paint the whole drop shape that dark. Add the medium highlight on the rim or center, then add the whitest highlight dot. Bam. One water droplet. More work on this tomorrow! Stay tuned.