After painting the watercolor base in front of the birch tree in in the Dutch heathlands (called “Bussumer Heide”), I now drew the ink part in the studio.

Heathlands painting

“Heathlands”, watercolor and ink on 22 x 25cm cold-pressed paper

I’m still experimenting with ways to mix color and drawing … in this case starting with color first. Anyone curious about the process, can view the watercolor step and planning of the drawing on a patreon-exclusive post.

Detail Tree Drawing

Detail view.

Update: The original is sold. Prints are available for buying.