Chinese Lion Guards

We get such interesting projects in the studio.
These pocket-sized Chinese Lion Guards were beautiful after treatment.

I drew her in De Atramentis Document Brown ink.

After grisaille work in Lexington Grey ink, I began layering watercolors.

Posting images taken with flash and not (top), as the colors played out quite differently.

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About dkatiepowellart

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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6 Responses to Chinese Lion Guards

  1. gillena cox says:

    Your lion sketches are lovely. Habe s nice weekend Kate



  2. Wow you did a great job.


  3. Well I that was interesting indeed!


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