Farmers Market painting with thumbnails

I’ll be at the Providence Artisans Market tomorrow, September 2 from 9AM-12PM at Lippitt Park in conjunction with the Hope Street Farmer’s Market.  I will have a few paintings, including this one, on display along with information about my fall classes.

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Below are my thumbnail sketches and first pass color impression.

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Yellowtail Snapper



Sketch it first paint it later.  One morning last week at the market I saw these pink and green striped fish.  It was early and quiet there at the fish counter and I thought, “What would E., do?”. I sketched in an idea of them with color notes.  back at home I added paint.