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Monday, March 31, 2014

Gardens & Parks, sitting in garden Sketch 'painted' by Cris Marlow

 I painted my sketch I did sitting in the yard but I forgot it wasn't watercolor paper so it didn't take the paint very well and grabbed the color and it also puckered. I should have used colored pencils on it. The sunflower came out better.
in case you missed it below this is the sketch which I like better.

8 comments:

  1. I like how the color brings this scene to life! The chicks all different colors. Milo lazing on grass. And yes that sunflower now pops!

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  2. I like how the color really livens up the chickens. Looks good!

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  3. Thank you both. Its really only sketching paper. but it cried for color. :)

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  4. I love farm scenes, because they remind me of my childhood at my grandmother's ranch. Blessings!

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  5. I'm always doing that, using watercolour when I shouldn't. But if it looks good and pleases us, what does it matter!

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  6. Hadn't finished comment! The colour really does bring life into the scene and expresses the feeling of that moment. Yes, that lovely sunflower bookmark looks so good in colour.

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  7. It doesn't matter that the paper buckled up a bit, I'm sure it will settle down. Lovely painting :-)

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  8. Thanks everyone. Ann the paper did simmer down a bit but the paint just wouldn't spread and grabbed where I didn't want it to but the color does bring it out more and makes me happier so it was worth it like Jez said. :))

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