Sunday, September 1, 2013

30 in 30 - Watercolor Dogs: Day 1

Day 1: Basset Hound
I decided to join the 30 paintings in 30 days challenge to force myself to start painting again.  Of course I had to make it very difficult for myself and pick a medium that I don't get along with (ie watercolor).  About halfway through I thought, wow... I should just toss this and try again with pens or color pencils because I'd do a much better job.  But I want to learn watercolor and practice is the only way I know how to do so.  I also used pen and ink.  I haven't decided yet if I will continue using the ink on future watercolor paintings, but I figured I needed it for now ;)

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  1. Me, too! I'm signed up for the 30 in 30.

    I just had to stop by and tell you how Adorable this little guy is! Absolutely adorable.

    I'm an 'art newbie'. Hope you'll stop by my blog, too.

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  2. I'm all about expression, and you sure have it with this sweet pup. Lovely!

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    1. Thank you so much! I really appreciate it.

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