This picture was originally titled " Climatis. Since I was unhappy with it, I used amonia to remove the varnish under the area where I wanted to paint a Ruby-Throated Hummingbird. Then I removed the watercolor with water. Painted the hummer and revarnished. Now I am happy with the painting. 11"x14" Watercolor on Aquabord, sealed with UV Resistant Krylon Acrylic varnish.
Married, 9 grandchildren. I live in NY and go to warm FL in the winter. As I am typing this in FL, the temp. outside in 40 degrees. BURR.
I am a watercolor artist who enjoys the intricate process of drawing a detailed realistic sketch, especially with intimate landscapes. I strive to better understand the varied techniques which can be applied to watercolors.