I hope you’re already working on your observational skills and making notes as you practice the techniques we’ve explored so far in this book. I’m a firm believer that we artists need to continuously learn, explore, and experiment as we paint and practice our art. When I’m preparing for my next painting project, I love to look for color palette inspiration, paint swatches, and sketch ideas. This preparation helps get the creative juices flowing, and it’s a very important step that many people skip. I want you to get into the habit of filling yourself up with ideas that make you want to pick up your watercolor supplies again and ...

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