Day 111

Truth be told, this sketch-o'-the-day had me befuddled! I'm painting these pages in my sketchbook without building up layers - meaning that I can't repaint over any mistakes! Not sure you realized that, but every brush stroke  that went down is permanent. I didn't like every painting, but I accepted that as part of my process. I don't want to over think anything, rather just accept it and move on. My goal was to paint these studies in about 30 minutes. I've been pretty close, but some take up to an hour to complete. Today was an example of "ooh, I wish I didn't just paint that!". If I could redo it, I would have painted "amanita" in a different font. That's all. Amanita