When you get your first set of Power Poppy stamps and decide you need to gold emboss all the flowers before you do anything else!
Background for a poster I am working on for a conference on Africa. Copic ink, Colorless Blender and Ranger Gold Metal Mixative on Yupo paper.
Keeping it loose with Saunders Waterford watercolor paper and Daniel Smith watercolors.
I had a request to finish this piece with the the blue green background. Thank you to Kristy Rice and her coloring book, Painterly Days: The Flower Watercoloring Book for Adults, for such great material! 30 Day Coloring Challenge
Experimenting with backgrounds and cool gray outlines.
The next thing I wanted to try with the Brusho was a wash with purples and blues. I used a 12″ piece of Arches hot pressed water color paper so that I would have plenty of room to work with. The colors are so rich and the paper so nice and thick and accepting of … More 30 Day Coloring Challenge – Day 14
I love to make color bursts with alcohol ink on yupo paper so when I saw Sandy Allnock do something similar with Brusho watercolor pigment powders I had to give it a go. I love the variety of textures you can get from either the amount of water or the composition of the pigment. The … More 30 Day Coloring Challenge – Day 13
Copic coloring images from the Painterly Days coloring book by Kristy Rice.