This weekend I watched this YouTube video from artist and instructor, Bob Burridge:
I looove this idea. Sitting in front of my computer in my office, I grabbed for scrap paper and pen so that I could play along.
I kept the palette very limited with just four tubes of paint: white, black, blue, and red. The yellow you see is because this is a junque journal and had some yellow paint in it when I started. I like working with a limited palette because it forces me to focus on value. Here is this spread in black and white:
Here are some of the details:
I like this technique for generating ideas soooo much that I am going to put together a sketchbook dedicated to this process of idea sparking. I hope you find it as exciting as I do!
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