Little mushrooms keep popping up under this bit of bark in the backyard and it is adorable. I was outside painting this when nature decided to dump an inch of rain and break some trees, so I finished them inside. >:c
(my work often suffers in the texture department, and life studies are always the best remedy…watercolor and colored pencil)
This summer, while doing field work in Hawaii, I want to take drawing more seriously. For all of you science illustrators, field biologists, artists who draw nature, what are your favorite pens, pencils, and papers to take in the field?