The Making of Haworthias Jupiter Succulent

Were you looking for the Haworthias Jupiter Succulent in my Portfolio?

I enjoyed the last succulent project that I painted. It gave me a great opportunity to practice painting a variety of green hues and tones, and provided a fulfilling finished product. So it makes sense to paint more of the same (or similar) subject….

Autumn Leaf

I’m regularly taking online painting courses and classes; there is never a time when you don’t learn something new or can get some wonderful inspiration from someone. This leaf was the product of the first lesson taught by Heidi Willis in her Udemy class “Paint Realistic Watercolor and Botanicals – Chasing Autumn”.

Heidi currently has…

Making of Aloe Polyphylla Succulent

The third painting in my succulent series is of a Aloe Polyphylla. Similar to my first Succulent painting, this reference photo spoke to me; I adored the warm shadows and the geometric patterns.

I would also like to give credit to where credit is due. I found this awesome photo uploaded by Stephen Boisvert on Flickr….

Making Of The Queen Victoria Agave Succulent

Another succulent. What can I say? They seem to capture my attention. When I first selected these images, I knew that they were going to be a bit more complex than my first succulent painting, but I clearly didn’t anticipate just how much more complex.

Almost all paintings in this complexity I make a tracing…