Category Archives: Faces

Illustrating a Kid’s Book – Part 3

I have pretty much decided on the general color palette – lime green, hot pink, and turquoise blue.  I WILL actually be using many different pictures of P’s face; this just happens to be the one I printed out in … Continue reading

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Illustrating a Kid’s Book – Part 2

A few more attempts at narrowing down what the Girl’s general characteristics will be.  For instance, P rarely wears dresses, so she’ll mostly be wearing leggings and t-shirts in the book. Her face will be completely and seamlessly incorporated into the … Continue reading

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Illustrating a Kid’s Book

When our first grandchild was born (M), I did a book for her full of photographs and rhyming words, all about her first day in the world.  It was kinda awesome. Naturally, I intended to do something similar for our … Continue reading

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Filling Up The Pages…..

A long long long time ago, I said that one of my goals was to have 2-feet-high worth of Journals completed before I die. Man, I’ve got a lonnnnnnng way to go! SOOOO, in an effort to move this along, … Continue reading

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Challenges With The Ladies – Part 3 of 3

Pears – meh… Pomegranates – love this one.  I used a negative painting effect for some of the background This was one of Jen’s Challenges – “Irish”.  I saw a photo on the ‘net entitled “Traffic Jam in Ireland” and … Continue reading

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Journal – Challenges With The Ladies – Part 2 of 3

Face using only an Elegant writer and a water brush – I love the simplicity of the face details Apples done with WaterColor Pencils.  This is pretty bad – Jen ROCKS the pencils Raccoon – sooo bad, but if you … Continue reading

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Journal – Challenges With The Ladies – Part 1 of 3

Two other women and myself quite often paint and draw together, and to make it more interesting, we take turns coming up with the idea for the journal page or painting. Here are some of the completed pages in my … Continue reading

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