Leaves can make or break your botanical paintings.
When you’ve gone to all that trouble with getting your flower looking beautiful, you don’t want to let it down with some ropey looking leaves.
But leaves can be so detailed, they can seem impossible to paint realistically in watercolour.
So in this video I show you my glazing method for creating luscious leaves:
Leaves DO take practice, so why not grab a sketchbook and give them a go. If you do, please let me know how you get on in the comments below!