Come Down! Mixed media drawing on toned ground, from a new point of view.
I need to do more – or even just some – self portraits. In an attempt to get some others joining me in the effort, I have started a weekly challenge on Twitter: #MondaySelfPortrait @MonSelfPortrait This is my first selfie as a dancing queen:
This week’s #Colour_Collective challenge is mint green – a difficult color to blend in water colors. I did some mixes using cerulean and hooker’s green and came close. But then I did this quick sketch and decided to dabble in digital colorizing. Not bad for a baby step.
Last week, working on the #pinchpunchpost challenge (polar bear), I came up with a couple of sketches, but this one just seemed lacking. Nothing works like a little pressure. A day after the deadline for this week’s #colour_collective , I realized that what this sketch needed was a lamp black background. Gotta work more on those backgrounds.
It’s a Rogues Gallery of Cats. Who knows what they are really up to! Even though it is June, not December, I am wishing for santa baby to bring me a wide format scanner, as this image is only about 2/3 of the painting. There is a landscape on the bottom that had to be […]