Loads of sketches to share - hope to organize and scan them tomorrow!
Oct 25, 2011
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I had a great time drawing this though I forgot my water bottle and ended up using the last drags from all the waterbrushes :)
Lady who lives in the house started watering plants when I was almost done - and asked to see the final sketch. She liked it a lot - it was a great morning - especially since I found some wonderful irises when I was leaving - will come back to draw them some other day :)
Oct 20, 2011
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Oct 9, 2011
Drawing after running is always a bit of a challenge - but always feels great :)This was a very clear, winter-like morning - after first rains of the season. Even smog over the valley did not ruin the feeling - only made everything else look cleaner.
I love all kinds of magnolias - from the gentlest flowers whose shape follows the wind to strong cups of pure white color to a thick-petale...
Inspired by one of the posts I found on a new blog by Roz , I decided to give a little kick to a couple of dying Faber Castell Pitt Artist ...
I love gouache's texture, it's opaqueness and transparency, it's chalkiness and thick layers, I love how it works with different...