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30×30 direct watercolour challenge – week three

I’ve been participating in Marc Taro Holmes’ 30×30 direct watercolour challenge. This a round-up of the paintings I did for days 8-14 (you can see 1-7 here and 8-14 here). This week involved a lot of quick and simple paintings. … Continue reading

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30×30 direct watercolour challenge – week two

I’ve been participating in Marc Taro Holmes’ 30×30 direct watercolour challenge. This a round-up of the paintings I did for days 8-14 (you can see 1-7 here). This week involved a lot of quick and simple paintings. You can see … Continue reading

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30×30 direct watercolour challenge – week one

I’ve been participating in Marc Taro Holmes’ 30×30 direct watercolour challenge. This a round-up of the paintings I did in the first seven days. I started with a few pictures based on or inspired by pictures from my family’s cottage, … Continue reading

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Day 3: Clouds

I’m doing a photo challenge for the month of November, despite it being from August 2011, I’ve decided to use this list for my daily prompts. Day 3 of the photo challenge required taking a picture of clouds. It was … Continue reading

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Playing with watercolour paints

I’ve been playing with watercolour paints. These are some of my favourite recent pieces. See here and here for close ups of the two pieces above.

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Playing with watercolour pencils

Pear. Before: After: Watercolour pencils are pretty awesome.

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Water brush pen

I recently discovered the existence of what may well be one of the coolest art tools I’ve seen in a while : the water brush pen (a.k.a. watercolour brush, watercolour pen, etc.). I haven’t done much watercolour, but I plan … Continue reading

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