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Day 12/ 365: Summer in Paris

Item of challenge: Layering in watercolour, sketch architecture!
Time:  30 minutes over 3 days…..so 1 1/2 hours?
Material:  watercolours + inks microtips
Areas that need improvement: 67 more words

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Day 11: Fashionista?

Item of challenge: New tool: calligraphy tips!
Time:  45 minutes
Material:  watercolours + inks with calligraphy pens
Areas that need improvement: It was all serendipitous, so none, for the spur of the moment… 61 more words

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Day 9: Face Reference Sketch

So friday means I work building my foundation of anatomical face sketching…ehh…yay?

Here’s my attempt:

Here’s the reference picture:

Item of challenge: B/W + faces… 220 more words

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Day 8: Une Libellule

Item of challenge: Insect of some sort + watercolours
Time:  45 minutes
Material:  watercolours
Areas that need improvement: Dets on the wings + account for some idea of the background before the sketch!
Final thoughts: Totally zen today…

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Day 7: Blue Moon

Item of challenge: Gradient challenge in watercolours
Time:  45 minutes
Material:  watercolours
Areas that need improvement: Patiences!
Final thoughts: Opposed to graphite and ink, it appears less is really more in watercolour. 34 more words

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Day 6: New York in Blue

Item of challenge: Gradient challenge + use of colour pencils
Time:  1 hour
Material: 1 blue pencil crayon :o!
Areas that need improvement: I’m happy with how this turned out :) If I have more time in the future, i would increase the gradient! 70 more words

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Day 5: Starfish in a Cup

Another drawing request :)

So I thought, I need a way to make a “starfish” interesting…how about putting one in a glass cup?! …
It sounded better in my head… T^T… 148 more words

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