Challenge 76 Bug on flower

Artist: Shirley Bond
Medium: mixed_media
Size: 6"x 8"

Sorry this is late. Medical problems this month to deal with. This was a trial painting with alcohol inks. I have never done this before. It was difficult but so much fun to do. I rather like the bright colors and the different look of it. Almost an abstract painting

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Le bourdon sur l’ azalée

Artist: Valérie Mafrica
Medium: watercolor
Size: a4

Hi everybody!!! This is my second essay of the proposed topic. I executed it more freely by adding touches of color and allowing the water and the pigments to interact. I’m not convinced of the result but I like the spontaneity that emerges. Thank you all and forward for the…

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Challenge 76 – Bumble Bee and Flowers

Welcome to challenge 76. I hope you are staying warm, and having a very nice and enjoyable fall.  With vacations being an understandable priority I really appreciate you were taking your precious time and posting in our last challenge. Your participation, sharing and comments motivate me and each of us…

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Challenge 75 “Female Duck”

Artist: Shirley Bond
Medium: watercolor
Size: 6" x 6"

I did a quick sketch and then gave the paper a wash in various colors that would suit as undercoat. Then I proceeded to repaint the whole duck and background with the corresponding colors on the duck. I soon saw that I really needed to do this on a larger…

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