View Full Version : WDE March 9 - EP is trying to paint better...

03-10-2012, 07:05 PM
... and there might be much more to learn.

I am following Cathy Johnson's workshop series and painted the no-longer-open grocery store trying some of Cathy's hints. 9x12" wc, around 2.5 hours.


And here are my sketches, 8.5x11", 2 hours
http://www.wetcanvas.com/Community/images/10-Mar-2012/96240-wde-2012-03-09-sk01.JPG http://www.wetcanvas.com/Community/images/10-Mar-2012/96240-wde-2012-03-09-sk02.JPG


Vivien Maloney
03-10-2012, 08:01 PM
Cheers to you too Ep. Marvellous sketches and great job on the Grocery Store! Your painting is lovely - and still has the special "Ep" look about it. So unique and so you! Well done!

03-10-2012, 08:30 PM
Great grocery store and that Cathy is a good teacher! Lovely sketches, too, EP!

03-10-2012, 09:00 PM
All three are great!

03-10-2012, 10:02 PM
Hey EP - your store turned out great - Kathy is a fun teacher.
Your sketches are fab as usual.

03-11-2012, 03:45 AM
Beautiful work EP! the wc is a welcome addition to your sketches which btw are getting better each week.

03-11-2012, 08:31 AM
All I can say is beautiful on both, EP! I'm gonna have to check out Cathy Johnson.

03-11-2012, 09:58 AM
Different watercolor from usual, EP, yet it still has your stamp on it. Wonderful sketches.

03-11-2012, 10:18 AM
your painting is beautiful, the oranges and purple sing and i think i have enjoyed these sketches the most ever and thats saying something!

03-11-2012, 10:44 AM
Lovely colour in the store and the sketches...ow do you fit them all in so well?

03-11-2012, 12:27 PM
At first I thought I wasn't going to see your signature sketches. I was pleasantly surprised with both.

Charlie's Mum
03-11-2012, 01:04 PM
Very nice painting Eeps - well done!!

Lovely sketches once again :D

03-11-2012, 05:29 PM
Love seeing your sketches, just makes my day (week)!!!! The Old store looks great too.

03-11-2012, 09:38 PM
I've been watching Cathy's series, too. I came here to see if any of this week's photos would work for practice, LOL. Love your old store! Your sketches are so interesting, always.

03-12-2012, 11:59 AM
fab sketch pages, wonderful use of WC , I love the color blending
Cathy Johnson has good workshops

Valri Ary
03-12-2012, 12:07 PM
I briefly looked at the workshop of Cathy's too....fun little tricks I'd forgotten all about. I think you've done a great job on the grocery store. And there is always lots to learn.
Love the sketches as per usual.....

03-12-2012, 03:07 PM
Wonderful painting and great sketches.

03-12-2012, 10:00 PM
Cool skatches EP and love that store.

03-13-2012, 11:22 AM
Very nice store painting...I should check the hints as well so I could improve my w/cs...and the sketches are cool..like the pig in the centre!

03-14-2012, 05:54 AM
Sketches are awesome as usual and your abandoned grocery store is great as well.

03-14-2012, 10:16 PM
Wow.. I opened this.. and said.. EP.. EP did this!!!!! Wow.. and the sketches.. Something has changed.. They are Better some how! Man I have been gone way to long! Just awesome gal!

03-15-2012, 04:30 AM
Pretty watercolour EP Great seches as usual

03-16-2012, 12:13 AM
Watercolor work is beautiful.
I'm enjoying watching the work of the pen.
Both are very nice.

03-16-2012, 10:58 AM
Hey EP,great sketches and i love your colours in your painting:clap: