Thank you so much for Your lovely comments Sandra.
the technique I have been taught, is the ancient art of Chinese Gombi (meticulous )painting
using Chinese ground ink to draw with, then tracing your own painting onto the silk
using Chinese brushes and Chinese watercolour which very different form western watercolours,
shading with the ink,…[Read more]
#WorldWatercolorGroup A TRIO OF POPPIES a while ago I sketched these poppies individually , but I now decided they would look better as a group and am quite happy with the result…. the poppies are true to colours I was in a N/Trust property in a small area in the garden they had planted wild flowers, poppies in several colours I had…[Read more]
These feathers were collected by a friend who made a collage of them,
I borrowed her picture and did a painting, feathers were hard to do ,
but I did enjoy the challenge feathers copy
#WorldWatercolorGroup A CAMELLIA STUDY I rescued this from file 13 as my new Year resolution is to try and reinvent rubbish paintings, the green looked like dark green blobs . but I have lifted the colour out and I think I have improved them now they look like leaves (I think) CAMELIA g
#WorldWatercolorGroup KOSHKA – A day at the Zoo 2010 First day of Holiday in Denver USA waiting for her babies to out into the open for the first .I slipped off a curb and broke my ankle, not a good start to the holiday but my Husband could push me around for the next two weeks, ( but only in the wheelchair) we did have a good time and lots of…[Read more]
Thank you for your lovely comment Pamela. I am getting very careless in my old age just got back two weeks holiday in Kenya with a badly bruised right arm after falling fro a step that wasn’t there!!!
I dont think my husband will take me away to far flung places any more LOL
#WorldWatercolorGroup APPLE BLOSSOM A3 watercolour painting from a lesson with Anna mason, but I went totally backwards with her original tracing.so spending nearly an hour trying to fathom out why my picture did not look like hers, I realised what I had done (DURRR what a Wally) so I carried on regardless hence what you see.Happy New Year to…[Read more]
Hi Tao! I really like how you use the white to let us feel the coldness and crisp winter day. the lion is a unique decorative feature of this fountain. thank you so much for sharing a lovely memory with us! looking forward to your artworks this January 1-7th! Happy New Year!
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