Mastering composition in watercolor painting takes time. Composition is the tone, the balance, the unity, the arrangement of shapes, the entire painting itself, etc. It is what makes a painting great or mediocre. If you can remember learning to drive a car, particularly if it was a stick shift, you will remember how overwhelming it......
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When you paint on watercolor paper improperly it dulls the color. That happens when you cover some of the particle and forcing some into the deep crevices. Wow! Jim I now see it. It may not be the paint – it’s ME brushing back and forth “stirring up the fibers on the surface of the......