Leaves, part 2



The second session of my leaves class dealt with rendering different and difficult textures, and how to create accurate color matches. We all picked samples from the collection and tried to recreate them on paper. I’m doing Lamb’s ear, ha! talk about tricky. Instructor Susan Rubin also gave us some valuable lessons on how to use solvent blenders and baby oil to create intense color blends. My brain was full!


Published by mcampbell004

30 year design professional; adjunct design professor at Regis University; botanical illustrator. Interested in all things design related.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: