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Ganesha New Moon Eclipse
Ganesha is calling again. ☾ Pentalic Nature Sketch Journal, with a Pentalic HB woodless pencil, Platinum Carbon Pen with Platinum Carbon ink waterproof cartridges, Sennelier, Holbein, and DS Primatek watercolors, and Daniel Smith Watercolors ©D. Katie Powell. My images/blog … Continue reading
Ganesha is calling again. Maybe it is spring, new beginning? If you want to know how far you can get by regularly practicing watercolor, take a look at my favorite small resin Ganesha in February 2014 and in July 2014! … Continue reading
Posted in art journal, gods and goddesses, graphite, painting, pen & ink, sketchbook, watercolor Tagged art journal, buddha, buddhist, crescent moon, Daniel Smith watercolors, dark of the moon, Ganesha, Holbein, lunar, Pentalic 2B woodless pencil, Pentalic Nature Sketch Journal, Platinum Carbon pen, vedic, watercolor 2 Comments
Garuda with Washes, Second
I am really happy with the Garuda above! I wanted him to come alive, and not be a statue on a dais as he is shown in my post from earlier this week. I began with a pencil sketch in … Continue reading
Posted in art journal, Buddha, drawing, gods and goddesses, graphite, journal, painting, process, sketchbook, watercolor Tagged art journal, buddhist, Daniel Smith watercolors, De Atramentis Document ink, Garuda, Holbein, Platinum Carbon pen, Platinum Preppy pen, Portland Oregon, QoR watercolors, Strathmore journal, vedic, watercolor 7 Comments
Garuda with Washes, The First
I continue to work the various levels in washes, learning as I go. I worked with one of Mitchell’s favorite statues (right) which has a lovely history, which I will tell you all about in one of these posts when … Continue reading
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Garuda Sketch: Paint Party Friday
Paint Party Friday’s post this week is about Mitchell’s Garuda statue. Mitchell went to a friend’s home and they were drumming. The drumming was meant to further visions, for which Mitchell had no experience. He achieved a trance-like state, closed … Continue reading
Posted in art, drawing, painting, sketchbook, watercolor Tagged bronze statue, buddha, buddhist, Garuda, hindu, nepal, paint party friday, vedic 7 Comments