Neutral tint

I like Neutral tint (grey color in this small watercolor). It also increases the other colors in the mixes.

I also like the way it spreads over the paper.

Initial marks are vital

Painter Carolyn Roberts works fast and intuitively after the preliminary sketches. She says the initial marks and washes are vital.. “if these don`t convey that sense of freedom”, then nothing really helps afterwards …(

Small finger exercices beforehand may help. As piano drills. Here are couple of my small drills.

Finger exercices 1

Fingerexercices 2