Playing. Using a black and white for reference and making the colors up as I get into the painting. It's a familiar theme so it shouldn't be that tough to get a approximation. And it's interesting to see approximately how close it comes to conveying a glass or tin of flowers. I find I am finding a lot of color after I put the wrong color in to begin with. I need to get it straight in my head before I put it down. It's interesting, to say the least.
both are 11 x 14 oil on paper ..