Started a new sketchbook (back in July) and finally figured out what I wanted to do on the cover. The trees and sky came out beautifully, but you can see where I gave up, on the road. But that’s okay, because this is just a sketchbook and this was just for fun. Gouache Paint
Not as pleased with this one, probably because I started it when I was already tired. I also had a hard time getting the colours right. But, even though it’s technically a failure, it’s important to show those too. Maybe I will revisit this again and see if I do a better job. Who knows, […]
More gouache painting, this time of some overgrown stone steps. I like the feel of this one, feels bright and fresh with all those happy greens. Also it was a good experiment with painting rocks (I have a hard time drawing, let alone painting rocks.) Gouache
Here we go, another! With a cameo of my thumb. Again, I was very lazy with the door, because my focus was the flowers. Depending on how long this quarantine lasts, I might end up filling this sketchbook with these little paintings. Gouache
Another! And I’m sure you can tell by how poorly done the door is, I wasn’t into it. I really only wanted to paint the leaves and flowers. Gouache
Small painting in one of my sketchbooks, I had an overwhelming urge to work with paint, so I broke out a set of gouache. I did do a few test drawings of other things to get a feel for gouache before I did this, but I really like this one, probably because of all the […]
Day 17 was Book of Shadows, and day 18 is Familiar.Some people’s book of shadows are more understated than others so I tried to draw a worn looking notebook with light embossing. I drew a toad for the familiar and I think, while he looks mad, he turned out nicely.I opted to combine the two […]
Chose to draw a harvest moon for today’s prompt. Also I feel like I need to be reminded either by my phone or something that I need to tape down my paper before working with liquids, it buckled so badly. India Inks, Copics, Water.
I’ve been following Raicodoll’s prompts this year, and the word sword made me think of the “Three of Swords” card in tarot. Keep reading below to see other versions without the background and without the blood. Ink, Water, Red Ink, White gel Pen.
A starry night snake. Acrylic Ink and Finetec Gold Watercolour.