How to Draw Sea Foam

If you are drawing or painting waves, the sea-foam can help you show the planes of the surfaces of the waves or it can flatten your drawing. A few observations about foreshortening foam make a huge difference. Once you learn the tricks of how to draw sea-foam, your waves will begin to roll. The diagram above holds

How to Draw Water: Open Ocean

The open sea rolls with swells, which in turn are covered with smaller waves, which are then rippled by the wind. Capturing this wave on wave action is fun with watercolors. I use a flat brush. The chisel shaped tip makes surprisingly expressive marks. For field sketching, try a “Kuretake” waterbrush. Like my favorite Pentel