The large leaves of the Nespera Tree and the small leaves of the Rosemary Plant are painted using the same palette.
The palette for the leaves is cadmium lemon, cadmium yellow, yellow ochre, cerulean blue and french ultramarine blue.
The background colors are drastically different. The color scheme for the Nespera illustration is Analogous with Near Complement. The color scheme for the Rosemary illustration is Extended Analogous.
Sketchbook drawings: drawn first in ink with fountain pen followed by watercolor. 3.5″ x 2.5″ standard size for Artist Trading Cards.