January 26, 2014

New watercolor course!...

Starting tomorrow, 27th of january 2014, I'll be teaching watercolor painting at "Atelier du Passage" in Paris, every monday afternoon at 2:30-5:30 p.m. A course open to everybody, information and conditions here :

http://www.atelier-passage.com/


or with me directly: helen@helenstrom.net





January 24, 2014

Tribute to Adrew Wyeth part II...



Second tribute to Adrew Wyeth during watercolor teaching class...
Again with reserves of white, leaving the paper imaculated for the extreme whites. Extra attention to the simple composition by respecting the different shapes of the boats.

January 14, 2014

A tribute to Andrew Wyeth...




A tribute to american painter Andrew Wyeth, with this painting which was also the topic for watercolor teaching class... How to reserve the white of the paper and make it "glow", by paying attention to the surrounding values. These play the most important role in the final impression of the whites. To end, the task was to make the snowy and, a bit windy, weather impression...

January 07, 2014

My Moleskine; page 1 of 2014...


We never know what the new year has to offer,.. concerning my own case, and as we have to put some energy in making things happen, I'll do my best to draw more again. I know it will give me peace and inspiration if I fulfill my plan. 
That's for this part of my existence...