We live in the middle of nowhere, which is kind of cool because I like nowhere kinds of places. Plus, we can see the stars! I really love gazing at the night sky and have wanted to try and capture on paper an impression of what I see.
I recently posted about a star-gazing illustration I completed, but I was still itching to experiment with other ways to paint a night sky. So with brush in hand, I got to work!
After completing about a dozen different painting experiments ranging from alcohol to bleach to who knows what else — which were all really fun but really messy — I've found a simple way to beautifully depict a night sky.Read More