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Doodlewash by Yellow Xiayu

Doodlewash by Yellow XiayuHello! My name is Yellow Xiayu (follow me on Instagram!). I come from China. I went to Japan to learn economics in college, but I found that I love drawing so much, so I left school and started to learn to draw 3 years ago.

Doodlewash by Yellow XiayuAt the first, I used colored pencil, because it is easy to draw. Then I found water-soluble lead, and it was funny to draw and made me get the feeling of watercolour.

Doodlewash by Yellow XiayuSo I thought, why don’t I try watercolour directly. So, I bought my first watercolour pigment, Winsor & Newton. It is great brand of pigment, but it was not fit for me, I think.

Then I bought and tried the other brands of watercolour pigment, like Van Gogh, Schmincke, Holbien and so on. Schmincke have beatiful colour and easy to control. I found i use Schmincke most of all,maybe it is fit for me .

Doodlewash by Yellow Xiayu

Doodlewash by Yellow XiayuWatercolour paper is very interesting, different paper can make different effects. I tried to draw with different paper and enjoy seeing the varied effects. I suggest to my friends to try it too.

I love all kinds of beautiful things in the world or in my ordinary life. I love to keep them in the paper using my watercolour. I hope you enjoy, too.
Thank you very much!

Yellow Xiayu
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30 Comments
  1. Sharon Mann 2 years ago

    Dear Yellow, I’m enthralled with your artistic creations, thanks so much for sharing. And, thank you Charlie.,

  2. Teresa Robeson 2 years ago

    Those are really terrific! Yellow Xiaya has a way with watercolors and is a talented draftsman!

  3. Akire Bubar 2 years ago

    Beautiful work, Yellow Xiaya! Really looking forward to seeing more on Instagram. Charlie, thanks for another great guest post!

  4. M. L. Kappa 2 years ago

    Lovely work!

  5. These are absolutely stunning! I shall follow on Instagram forthwith.

  6. Jessica 2 years ago

    Wonderful perspective, and I love the little creatures!

  7. Susan Feniak 2 years ago

    Fantastic work Yellow Xiaya!! Thanks for sharing this Charlie!

  8. weisserwatercolours 2 years ago

    ….marvelous — no other word will do

  9. Arvind 2 years ago

    Fantastic! Those feet and the perspective are so fabulous. Thanks for a quick review of the pigments you tried.

  10. Golly gosh, amazing, thank you for sharing, and well done Yellow for discovering your talent, and changing your life path😍

  11. wildsherkin 2 years ago

    Wonderful talent. Yellow, I’m green with envy.😊

  12. Cathe 2 years ago

    Wow! These paintings are beautiful Yellow!

  13. memadtwo 2 years ago

    Love those feet! (K)

  14. artandmoondreams 2 years ago

    Beautiful paintings, lovely layering of color and composition. Simply gorgeous. Very inspiring that they are following an artful path. Thank you for sharing a great post.

  15. Sandra Strait 1 month ago

    Thank you, Yellow! I love the way your colors glow!

  16. Sharon Nolfi 3 days ago

    Awesome work! I love the painting with the water.

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