I've been working with pan pastels lately
and thought I would document the process...
Watercolor paper covered with paper and
pieces of sewing patterns.
Applied gesso and Naples Yellow acrylic paint, randomly.
More gesso and paint.
I lightly sketched some flowers in a vase.
Outlined sketch with pan pastels.
More pan pastels...
and a bit more
Using a baby wipe, I removed some color.
And then added some color.
and it's done.
Close up to show how the papers show through.
Another close up to show that how
I highlight the wrinkles in the papers with