Monday, November 16, 2009

Watercolor Painting :: Lullaby

11" x 15" (28 x 38 cm)
Watercolor on Arches 140-lb CP paper
© 2009 Steve Penberthy

A friend challenged me with doing a portrait of a baby, so this is a first attempt.  Since this is a boy, I intentionally used lots of blue.  The palette includes Hansa Yellow Medium and Perm. Alizarin Crimson (for flesh tones), cobalt, cerulean, and ultramarine blue, and indigo.