Back to Cuernavaca’s Borda Garden

Back to Cuernavaca's Borda Garden by Sarah Sullivan

Back to Cuernavaca’s Borda Garden


Last week I sketched one of the reflecting pools in the Borda Garden in Cuernavaca and I had to go back again today for another sketch. The garden is the kind of place that calls you; it is tranquil, harmonious and full of possibility for sketching. Today I chose a less expansive scene of a small fountain, wall and plants to sketch. I focused on the different textures in the scene and used my brush to convey these by making many kinds of individual marks.

This is a pastel and gouache sketch on black paper. 

About Sarah Sullivan

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