Come Down! Mixed media drawing on toned ground, from a new point of view.
A late reading entry for #colour_collective This week’s color is: #bluegrey
Today’s cat is Frank. Experimenting with dip pens and Parker Mocha writing ink (plus some blue pencil)
Al Catone comes calling, fedora and all.
This week’s # 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.
Cat drawing. Spending the evening sketching.
For the child in us all, say Nanner-nanner booboo!
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 # , I realized that what this sketch needed was a lamp black background. Gotta work more on those backgrounds.
There is nothing like a good visit with a friend who listens.
Immersed in dogs this week, I am observing certain commonalities leading to a dog anatomy exploration:
And today we have the bottom third of Rogues Gallery Landscape,
Still checking my empty stockings for that wide-format scanner.
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 cropped out.
sigh To be continued….
Consistency is paramount for illustrators, so so I keep reading. So I am working on an all-round understanding of my characters: front, side and back. Character 1 (Rowena?)