We’re going to be painting a bumblebee in acrylics with an airbrush for the background. Don’t worry, if you don’t have an airbrush you can follow along with traditional brushwork!

Supplies I will be using: (amazon affiliate links)

This is the reference photo I will be working from. If you’re painting live, have your canvas painted pale grey with the bee pre drawn out with a white charcoal pencil.

Reference Photo from Unsplash

We all need to be reminded “Don’t drink the paint water”  and other fun artist sayings. 
Why not wear it on our clothes or coffee mugs to make sure we don’t forget?  LachriMerch.com

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