In this class I show you how I paint a realistic botanical art portrait of holly. The trick is to keep you highlights reserved so you can capture the look of glossy leaves. I show you how you can start off with hard edged highlights and change them into soft transitions.
|140lb cold pressed paper by Fluid (in Speedball sketchbook)
Alternatively you can use Arches 140 lb cold pressed paper it is a little more expensive but is higher quality.
|#4, #2, and #0/2 round brushes
Please note that each student can submit one assignment for feedback per month.