Inktober 8, Summer Artichokes in my Da Vinci Monterey Trio!

Mmmmm, this summer the organic artichokes were amazing.
We had them every week!
This is one of those tests of soul-mate compatibility:
Are you a hot butter or a Mayo person?  (NO Miracle Whip!)

My ink-only sketch was too fuzzy to show!

I dunno what took me so long to finish this…
Stalled mid-point, didn’t finish, and finally
went crazy with more ink and watercolor.  Sometimes the only way to save a sketch
is to be fearless! Remember when I told you
I often watercolor over colored waterproof inks?  This sketch was created with Super5
Australia ink, right, in a Conklin Pen with a
Goulet 1.1 stub nib (hate the Conklin nib.
My Monterey Da Vinci Trio colors work wonderfully with this purply-brown ink!

Purchase my Monterey Trio, above, and other NEW artist’s trios, below!
Also, as an artist for Da Vinci Paints, they track my traffic.
If you are going to shop at Da Vinci, please enter through my Affiliate link
so that any other places you go on their site are accredited to me…
you can find the Trios in their watercolors sets.

  

  

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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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2 Responses to Inktober 8, Summer Artichokes in my Da Vinci Monterey Trio!

  1. I love artichokes with butter and garlic and lemon.

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