Cup for Two 6" x 6" oil on board
I really enjoy playing with the light and dark patterns of
these small daily paintings.
I'm posting another step by step shown below.
Set up the still life with patterns and colors I like:
Make a drawing of the light dark patterns and how the canvas board will be divided.
Decide what the dominant value will be:
Start with the cherries inside the cup and then begin to paint the
cup inside the pattern cloth.
Add the dark patterns on the cloth:
Put in the background, all the lights and the stems are the final touch: