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I had the opportunity to repair the finish on these lovely legs from a family table, and now I paint them. They were stacked in my finish studio for a long time in this manner and reminded me of ancient … Continue reading
Posted in art journal, furniture, journal, making a living, painting, shellac, virtual sketching, watercolor Tagged #danielsmithwatercolors, #holbeinwatercolor, #mpfconservation, #portlandhistory, #tablelegs, art journal, Fabriano Watercolor journal, Platinum Carbon pen, Primatek, shellac, virtual sketchwalk, watercolor 12 Comments
My Lino101 Book
I usually make study books, and this one was made in a little block print book that Tracey gave me — purr-fect for a block print memory of my first dive into the medium! This little book is a wrap-up … Continue reading
Posted in art, cards, creativity, ink painting, print making, prints, process Tagged #365sketch2017, Bristol, hand-printing, handmade papers, linoleum block, printing ink, rubber block, shellac 2 Comments
Lino 101: First Day Out
I am taking Tracey Fletcher King’s Lino Printing 101. Today was my first day to play — I watched the videos through my fuzzy-headed cold/flu thang, and finally gave the carving a go in bed over a tray! Mitchell puts up … Continue reading
Posted in art, cards, creativity, ink painting, print making, prints, process Tagged #365sketch2017, Bristol, hand-printing, handmade papers, Lino 101, linoleum block, printing ink, rubber block, shellac, Tracey Fletcher King 6 Comments
Abstract Word Four
More words…. Fluid Cold Press papers, shellac, Lamy Al-Star with Diamine ink (blue), Golden acrylics. ©D. Katie Powell. My images/blog posts may be reposted; please link back to dkatiepowellart. ☾ As my Patreon supporter, you will have access to some … Continue reading
Posted in acrylic, ink painting, pen & ink, writing Tagged #365sketch2017, Diamine Ink, Fluid paper, Golden Acrylic Paints, moon, shellac 2 Comments
Hearts + Flowers
Fooling around with cheerful flowers for a handmade card for Mitchell. Doodling while watching British Mysteries… Grabbed some of my shellacked papers to play with, and a dip back into markers and pencils. SPRING IS COMING!!!!!! I swear. Even though … Continue reading
Posted in cards, color, drawing, painting, pencil, process, watercolor Tagged Daniel Smith watercolors, doodles, doodling, floral, flower power, hearts, Nostalgie by Hahnemühle, Sennelier, shellac, White Pitt pen, White Uniball Signo pen Leave a comment
My Secret Journal: Four, Shellac Tip-ins
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. Because of the business we are in we end … Continue reading
My Secret Journal: One
Well as my brother’s used to say, I AM blonde! (Sssshhh, so are two of my brothers.) I am writing a journal that I don’t want to show before it is published in full. This is why I have not … Continue reading
Posted in animals, art journal, drawing, india ink, journal, making a living, memory, pen & ink, process, shellac, sketchbook, virtual sketching Tagged art journal, cats, De Atramentis Document ink, NW Portland, OE sketchbook, Pitt pens, roast chicken, shellac, studio, Sunflowers, tip-in 5 Comments