In my recent blog post, I share photos of the watercolor card I placed on an anniversary gift to my husband, a celebratory art project that you can use as inspiration and a lovely moment of synchronicity related to our mutual anniversary gifts. Direct link here: http://www.leylatorres.com/2017/06/synchronicity/ casa-amarilla-600 View
I have just joined this group. Thank you, Charlie, and congratulations for such hard work and for creating this forum!
Here I share one of my watercolors.
I made this illustration on a piece of paper that I had stretched and painted on with some color gradations a few years ago. I don’t know what my original idea for this was, or why I…[Read more]
Thank you Ellie. I’m happy you like it. I added to the caption more of the story on how it came to be: “I made this illustration on a piece of paper that I had stretched and painted on with some color gradations a few years ago. I don’t know what my original idea for this was, or why I abandoned it. But whatever the reason I repurposed it to p…[Read more]
Thanks, Leyla! My hope is to have a getting started page, but I haven’t quite had time to make it yet. 😊 From your Artwork tab on your profile, you can click that and then “Albums” and then “Create Album” should appear to make new ones. You can add a photo to the album there (I’ve disabled the batch upload as it groups everything into one post…[Read more]
This is lovely, as a newb! I love to hear how and why people create their art pieces. I have bits of practice stuff all over my ‘studio’ . I be seen artists on YouTube making paintings from old either practice doodles or technique trials. It gives me hope as well as inspiration. Also saves wasting expensive materials. Please do some more!
Tangerine Day 6/100 #100daysofrawfood Remember to hydrate! Keep a pitcher of water with you during the day. If you don’t like the taste of plain water, try adding a twist of lime and tangerine. 06-100-water-lemon-800
Day 4/100 pineapple. #100daysofrawfood A slice of pineapple is the sunshine of my breakfast.
Pineapple is a good source of many nutrients, such as vitamin C, manganese, copper and folate. Pineapples are also the only source of the plant compound bromelain, which is supposed to enhance immune function, prevent cancer, and improve wound healing. 04…[Read more]
Day 3/100 Avocado. #100daysofrawfood in Wikipedia I read that an avocado is considered a large berry containing a single seed. Avocados provide nearly 20 essential nutrients, including fiber, potassium, Vitamin E, B-vitamins, and folic acid.
When I was groing up, we frequently ate avocado slices, sprinkled with salt, together with soup at lunch…[Read more]
Day 2/100 · Carrot. #100daysofrawfood Crunchy, tasty and highly nutritious; a particularly good source of beta-carotene, fiber, vitamin K, potassium and antioxidants. They are a weigh-loss friendly food and have been linked to lower cholesterol levels and improved eye health.
I think they do keep our eyes healthy -Have you ever seen a rabbit…[Read more]
This is the first in a series of food items I’m painting for a 100-day project. #100daysofrawfood Fruits and vegetables are lovely subjects to paint and beneficial to eat. This project is a motivation to make one painting a day and incorporate more raw food into my daily diet.
Day 1 /100: Blueberries. Considered a superfood because they are…[Read more]
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