Friday, December 7, 2012


4.5 x 7" watercolor paper.

I tried out the dry brush technique with some India ink to create the shape of the ribbon. I always liked the texture dry brush creates, and the freeness of suggesting a shape rather than creating lines for tight control. It was a little challenge for me – in the beginning I was concerned about messing up the whole thing, but I'm happy with the results  :]

Since it's almost Christmas, here's a more holiday-themed color scheme:

1 comment:

  1. agree! dry brush is a fun technique to play around with!

    These came out very nice! <3 i want to see more!