Category Archives: Painting


I brought a watercolor set to Yosemite over Thanksgiving and liked the look of using a black pen to define the lines of the drawing and the watercolor paints to fill in the colors. I’m most proud of a painting I gave Jacob for Christmas depicting our airstream amongst Joshua trees at dusk.    

Painting Techniques

Painting techniques, which I took during my last semester at Cooper, allowed me to explore the egg tempera, oil, and fresco mediums. We began by preparing wooden tablets to apply tempera paint onto. This was a very labor intensive process which involved applying up to eight layers of a rabbit-skin glue and chalk mixture to

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