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Tag Archives: Kwan Yin
Posted on November 5, 2017 by dkatiepowellart
My first entry is the lovely god/dess Quan Yin, aka Kannon, or Kwan Yin. She began life as a he, and over many years evolved into she. The goddess of compassion, akin to Avalokiteshvara / Chenrezig and the Taras. Line … Continue reading →
Posted in art journal, creativity, drawing, ink painting, journal, painting, pen & ink, process, sketchbook, watercolor, writing | Tagged #Hahnemühle, #KwanYin, #Lamy, #middleofthenight, #nostalgiejournal, #QuanYin, art journal, Daniel Smith watercolors, De Atramentis Document ink, Diamine Ancient Copper Ink, Fineline masking fluid, goddess, Holbein, Kannon, Kwan Yin, KWZ Ink Foggy Green, Lamy Al-Star, Lamy Joy, Lexington Grey Noodlers ink, Nostalgie Sketch Book Journal, Pilot Metropolitan Fountain Pen, Platinum Carbon pen, Primatek, Quan Yin, Sennelier, Super5 ink, watercolor | 2 Comments
My Secret Journal: Nine, the Ladies
Posted on January 1, 2016 by dkatiepowellart
Note: I am writing a story/journal that I don’t want to show before it is published in full. These are some of the illustrated pages in the sketchbook for the story. Three Lady Deities inspire me: MahaDurgha, the Virgin Mary, … Continue reading →
Posted in art journal | Tagged Daniel Smith watercolors, De Atramentis Document ink, goddess, Greenleaf & Blueberry Watercolors, Holbein, Kannon, Kwan Yin, Mahadurgha, Moleskin Watercolor journal, Noodlers ink, Pentalic HB woodless pencil, Platinum Carbon pen, Quan Yin, Senge, Senghe, Super5 ink, Virgin Mary | Leave a comment
Gratitude Journal: My New Chop
Posted on August 20, 2015 by dkatiepowellart
Last week was tough, for reasons I’ll not discuss. . . . Leave it behind! I give thanks for the little and not so little things. Mitchell. A not so little thing! And the sunflowers Mitchell brought me, so gorgeous … Continue reading →
Posted in art journal, color, drawing, gods and goddesses, journal, painting, pen & ink, sketchbook, watercolor | Tagged art journal, Chop, Daniel Smith watercolors, gratitude, Kannon, Kwan Yin, Moleskin Watercolor journal, Pentalic HB woodless pencil, Quan Yin, Sunflowers, Super5 ink, watercolor | 9 Comments
Quan Yin Sits
Posted on June 11, 2014 by dkatiepowellart
Blue ink with Cocoiro pen and waterbrush (lightly) on Okima OE NOTES sketchbook. Learning to be faster and less structured, less pencil, more ink. Then I played with her in watercolors: Daniel Smith and Golden’s QoR. I enjoyed hitting a new … Continue reading →
Posted in art, color, drawing, india ink, sketchbook, timed painting, watercolor | Tagged buddha, Cocoiro pens, full moon, Kannon, Kwan Yin, ocean, OE sketchbook, Quan Yin, river | 13 Comments