Joan your studies are great, i find when i do tonal studies or even thumbnail sketches it really helps when I paint my final painting.Hope you have a great day!Krista
Krista thank you for the kind words. Can't wait to begin the final painting, just a few more sketches, I hope.
Joan, I painted some value thumbnails and tonal sketches this weekend on the workshop I attended, and will post them later this week as I thought you might like to see them. Will give your blog a mention then too.Maggie
Hi Maggie, looking forward to seeing your value thumbnails. You have been a great help. Thank you.Joan
Joan these are wonderful...they really have a sense of space and light in them. I look forward to more.
Your tonal studies are vey interesting and, I think,surely useful . We should try with pencil or coal or ink or monochrome watercolour, perhaps I'll do them .
Karen thank you. I am really excited about these tonal sketches. Just came back from Maggie's blog. I'm motivated to do small black and white studies.Have a great dayJoan
Dear Mario,Thank you, and yes I think this exactly what is needed for me to improve the tones in my final paintings. Also your suggestion about using pencil, coal or ink is great. I will do a few of them as well. Thank you for your input.RegardsJoan