The start of a wintery piece-!-the background just suggested to me a dark winter evening. Funny, because we have a gorgeous spring in progress here in Montana and I've been enjoying every minute! My thoughts are of a blue heron. I've added the undercoat here. It will be fun to see where this leads. I've got a fairly certain image in mind, though.
As a working artist/retired art educator, I've always lived the artful life. Let's share!