After watching a YouTube video, I did this page as a play along. She gessoed the girl after drawing in the face. So I followed that path as well. I did lose the lines a bit here and there but penciled in again to mark my way. I ended up outlining the eyes in marker … Continue reading New Whimsical Girl Technique
So many ideas that I want to try out. I forgot to take background pictures again. Using a freshly gesso page, I plopped down a blob of purple, olive green (I mixed it using vert green and a little black paint) and bright teal paints at the top of the page. Then, I spritzed it … Continue reading New Art Journal Page
Just finished reading Strays: A Lost Cat, a Homeless Man, and Their Journey Across America by Britt Collins. What a great book. I highly recommend it. A quote from the book became my next page in my art journal. I took a piece of paper to use for the lettering. I used gray and black … Continue reading The Cat was a rainbow in a dark world…
First off, I have no idea what I am doing and I am taking ideas from different online resources. Then, a few days later, I play and try to make something look pretty. I end up with a mess that in the end turns out ok. The process could be better but this is all … Continue reading Gesso Resist page
A quick trip to my local discount store and I returned with two sets of pens. At .99¢ each it is hard to pass them up. I needed to replace my old glitter pens. I love the metallic pens but the glitter pens don't flow or write as nicely. The blue and purple glitter pens … Continue reading New pens!