Domestic Transitions

For today, we have a rather obscure prompt of simply “transition” which could mean a thousand things visually and another thousand when it comes to words. Two things popped into my head. The first was switching to healthier food options, which I fully intend to do very soon, so that’s what I sketched. However, the main…

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Seeing The Light

Watercolor is an amazing medium, but also incredibly challenging, particularly when you choose subjects with a lot of reflected light as I tend to do quite often. Since the prompt was “light” today, I decided to try combining all three of my favorite things to paint: glass, metal, and edible stuff. Looking at that list now, it seems really…

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When Things Get Rough

When it comes to dealing with stress, we all have our own little solutions. Mine tends to be some sort of sweet treat for myself, so when I saw a prompt of “rough,” all that popped into my head was dessert. Actually, that idea pops into head quite frequently for a myriad of reasons, but…

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It Takes Two

When it comes to our prompt of “love” I wasn’t quite sure what to sketch for today and a bit short on time, so we inexplicably have a couple shrimp nigiri sushi. I’d love to say that I saw them nestled together on a plate and it reminded me of love, but really, I was just craving…

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The Magic Of Simple Stuff

While the world keeps getting bigger and filled with more options and new and better things, it’s always the common things in life that capture my heart. Not the latest new gourmet food or the hottest trend in clothing, but those ridiculously ordinary things that have stood the test of time. They are the things that I…

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A Quick Drink Of Water

I have a friend in from out-of-town today so I’m sneaking in this quick little 15 minute doodlewash of some sort of fruit-infused water. Today’s prompt of “transparency” is something I paint quite often and truly what makes watercolor so cool. That and the fact that you can get something that looks rather pleasing even…

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Root Beer Float

Perhaps it’s the fact that I’ve had a major sweet tooth these last several days, but when met with a prompt of “floating” the only thing that popped into my head was a root beer float. I landed on an A&W Root Beer float as I passed one of their restaurants the other day, and got a…

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