WWM: Day 12 Moms Stuff Dragonfly


This was a garden decoration, and my mom always had great flower gardens.

I saw quite a bit of pink in the greys, and so went with the mauve-pink.
I used Super5 Frankfurt ink for the waterproof lines.
I sketched 2 fluid ink colors that would move when water touched them,
Diamine Grey ink and De Atramentis Tobacco ink.


When I hit them with water they moved across the pinkish watercolor.
Not quite what I imagined but a fun experiment.
I may try another.

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hollywood baby turned beach gurl turned steel&glass city gurl turned cowgurl turned herb gurl turned green city gurl. . . artist writer photographer. . . cat lover but misses our big dogs, gone to heaven. . . buddhist and interested in the study of spiritual traditions. . . foodie, organic, lover of all things mik, partner in conservation business mpfconservation, consummate blogger, making a dream happen, insomniac who is either reading buddhist teachings or not-so-bloody mysteries or autobio journal thangs early in the morning when i can't sleep
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3 Responses to WWM: Day 12 Moms Stuff Dragonfly

  1. loisajay says:

    I finally got a picture of a dragon fly last month. I was so excited! I do like the pink tones on this.

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