The sketch above is an ink-painting, no watercolors.
An assortment of L’Artisan Pastellier Classique inks were used.
I went back and forth on
writing the reality of what
is going on and in the end, decided to do this as this
is my art journal, and
I will look back and see
what I was struggling with
when I chose to sketch lanterns.
“Memory is more indelible than ink.”
Anita Loos, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes.
“I think not….”
Me… why I journal!
Hahnemühle Watercolour Journal,
Sailor Fude De Mannen Calligraphy Navy Blue Angle 40 Degrees
with Robert Oster Mistletoe ink,
TWSBI Eco with J.Herbin Rose Cyclamen ink,
with Robert Oster Green at Night ink, with Robert Oster Emerald ink,
with Robert Oster Aussie Brown ink, with Papier Plume Pecan ink,
many L’Artisan Pastellier Classique inks,
Lamy Joy with De Atramentis Document Black ink,
Platinum Carbon Pen with Platinum Carbon ink waterproof cartridges,
Holbein, MGraham, DS Primatek watercolors, and Daniel Smith Watercolors.