Winter Gouache Works

Winter Gouache Works

Point of Rocks in Brewster 10×10 Gouache on Watercolor Paper ©2015 Chris Gillis Cape Cod, MA Snowy Day at Forth Hill 6x8 Gouache on Watercolor Paper ©2015 Chris Gillis Cape Cod, MA Fort Hill Pathway in Winter 8x10 Gouache on Watercolor Paper ©2015 Chris Gillis Cape Cod, MA Leaving Coast Guard Beach 10×10 Gouache on Watercolor Paper ©2015 Chris Gillis Cape Cod, MARead more …
Some Recent Gouache Works

Some Recent Gouache Works

Walking to Great Island Wellfleet 5x7 Gouache on Watercolor Paper ©2014 Chris Gillis Cape Cod, MA Brewster General Store 6x8 Gouache on Watercolor Paper ©2014 Chris Gillis Cape Cod, MA Eastham Farmhouse 6x8 Gouache on Watercolor Paper ©2014 Chris Gillis Cape Cod, MA Paine's Creek Brewster 6x8 Gouache on Watercolor Paper ©2014 Chris Gillis Cape Cod, MA Summer on Pleasant Bay 6x8 Gouache on Watercolor Paper ©2014 Chris Gillis Cape Cod, MA The Truro Day Cottages 5x7 Gouache on Watercolor Paper ©2014 Chris Gillis Cape Cod, MA View From the Gut, Great Island…Read more …

My first outing with Gouache

Cow yard study - Chatham I recently picked up a set of Gouache (sounds like squash) to have a lightweight plein air setup that I can just grab and go with and not fuss over setting up a full oil setup. From Wikipedia: Gouache is the name of which derives from the Italian guazzo, water paint, splash or bodycolor (the term preferred by art historians) is a type of paint consisting of pigment suspended in water. A binding agent, usually Gum Arabic, is also present, just as in watercolor. Gouache differs from watercolor…Read more …