Starring: sepia and verde phtalo

Today I wanted to mix Verde Phtalo with Sepia. Verde Phtalo is very strong green, almost screaming. Its character changes totally by mixing it with natural tint of Sepia. I begun my painting today with this mix.

Sepia naturel (Sennelier)
Verde phtalo (Van Gogh)
Sepia and Verde phtalo mixed.

Forest teaches us

Forest can teach us. We just have to lissen. One day I asked my husband what he had learned from the forest that day. He told he had tried to imitate the sound of a a new bird “sinitiainen” (Cyanistes caeruleus). The bird had been amazed.