Disproportionate Appetite: A Demonstration

1) First wash:  pour and bush on basic warm tones; splatter for texture.

2) Establish darks:  brush in super darks to establish the complete range of values; save white near future site of primary area of interst.  Use gauze to create the texture of the corn silk.

3) Area of Interest: establish area of interest using complimentary colors and detail.

4) Cobs: use mask to define the arrangement of corn kernels.

5) Kernels:  darker washes between the areas of mask create the definition for the kernels.

6) Finished painting: use glazes of color to integrate the husks and exaggerate the effects of light.  Add texture with sandpaper.