Where did the name come from?

John says,I love grays and muted tones. Grays emphasize the colors nearby. Jeanne Dobie refers to this as ‘mouse power’. The ‘mouse’ colors are the supporting cast for the jewel-like colors.”

Cindy asks (to herself) “So the gray tones are dominating this painting?”


“Mouse Power”

debuted at the 85th Annual Paducah Woman’s Club Art Show in the Spring of 2022. 

“Mouse Power”

Watercolor, Art 14×19
April 2022

Find out more about mouse power and how to make your own neutral tones with watercolor on John’s Blog topic,