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Eyes wide open to creativity around me. Sharing what I see and what I do, with you.

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Watercolour metals challenge: Day 4 Speed golf & the art of letting loose

Day 4 of the watercolour challenge… painting metals for 7 days.   I’m still finding my feet in terms of my preferred watercolour style.  I have been reading about and looking at several different styles that can be achieved using the watercolour medium.  They range from very tight to very loose.  Think delicate and accurate botanical art vs bleeding edges…

Fortune favours the brave FINAL

Watercolour metals challenge: Day 3 “Fortune favours the brave”

Fortune… “It’s worth a fortune”. or “She is fortunate”. What’s your instant take on “fortune favours the brave”? Is it monetary, or not? When I’m focussing on a little illustration before me, brush in hand, every now and then whilst I wash my brush I get a sense of feeling lucky to have a cosy spot to work in, a warm…

Do what you love what you do

Watercolour metals challenge Day 2: Love what you do…

Here’s my second completed watercolour illustration of a Palas Jewellery charm “Do what you love what you do“.  This illustration does not feature any Indian ink pen work, it’s all watercolour.  I chose this charm because I believe in the sentiment, that we should all shoot for doing what it is we love. When you love what you do, the…