Lemon Yellow and Alizarin to help with the different color variations in the background to foreground
The Pthalo Blue isn't nearly as intense as Daniel Smith's version, making the vibrant greens difficult to mix
Moving from yellow/greens down the paper to bluer greens with violet shadows
Finally starting to feel in my groove and getting somewhere with this
When the masque is removed and the thorns are ready to paint, this will come alive! I hope. In the meantime, I am thinking I'd better stick with the Daniel Smith paints. Rats!