|inside of a card|
Paint what you see? I see snow.
Paint what you feel? I need peace.
I need to watch paint blend, so paint...
Inspiration: (from wisdomquotes)
If you hear a voice within you say ‘you cannot paint,’ then by all means paint, and that voice will be silenced. Vincent van Gogh
|front and back of the card|
|painting inside and out|
Spontaneous, unplanned, just water mixed with KOI paint, using a large flat square brush, white gel pen, black faber castell brush pen.
I realize it's not really art... but it's an expression of sorts. I share it here to show one might just make something for the moment of doing, not for posterity or to compete or to even share.
For me it's the act of getting out the supplies and using them. Thinking about how a trunk shows through branches, wondering if I can imply snow with child- like ink lines, imparting a message
check out this person new to me...
This is #19 in her card series!!! Yea! I have lots more to watch! She has an amazing array of toys I haven't seen to make her watercolor and ink cards. I want the finetec metallic paints, and whatever that glossy stuff was to make the heart look 3-d.
Now for tiny realistic winter cabin watercolors, I found this cool teacher
she says, "anybody can do this" so, we'll see.
When she splattered snow on the finished work, I squealed out loud. First of all she made drawing the little cabin so simple. I want to learn how to shadow snow... apparently I have nearly endless inspiration for it outside the window.