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Wednesday, December 15, 2010

Pretty In Pink: Journal Page


It's good to be back home! Although I already miss Columbus :( I was itching to sketch and paint and get back into my studio with all of my paints and supplies. And I picked up a BIG load of goodies while I visited the Blick Art Supply store in Columbus. :) Lots of huge canvasses, paints, and encaustic paints in many yummy colors... yes, I was in heaven!

So tonight I worked on sketching this girl. I've been in a frilly, girly mood lately. Oooh, I LOVE the color pink! So I sketched her out and painted her all up in a nice sunny background. Then scanned her into Photoshop and added some digital elements. Just playing around with pink: Pretty In Pink. ;)

I was so excited to see that Blick was selling the Caran d'Ache Neocolor II crayons individually. And I found THE perfect shade: flesh! LOVE it. Used it here on the girl. Blends great with all of the other colors I have. Now I am in my happy place.  ;)

I have to get caught up in my painting class and in the art journal group. So much catching up to do. Just wanted to take a little fun time to play tonight. Also had a close call on my trip back due to bad weather but I DID make it home all in one piece. So I hope to get back in the groove within the next few days.

5 comments:

Sherry said...

glad you're back Pam

D.A.W said...

so glad you're back...and the work, as always AMAZING:)

Junibears said...

Love the pretty in pink lady! She's gorgeous. Glad you're back in one piece. You must have spent out! Hugs xx

Sunny Lee said...

Painting girl/woman is always so much fun with Pink it makes it even better~ :)

Bill said...

I love pink, and I don't care what anyone thinks. Pink is such a happy color, and everyone needs to be happy. Love your work as always!