Ink sketches – August 25 2017

Here are some of the ink sketches which I drew recently:

drops pattern in black, grey and red, one of my recent ink sketches
A pattern of drops. Had a lot of fun drawing these.
surreal double eye ink sketch
This eye was drawn on the least suitable paper with my favorite Kuretake Zig black brush pen almost out of ink. Already made art prints of this one. See them at Redbubble and Society6.
abstract butterfly ink sketch
Sketch of a butterfly with contour drawn without lifting my hand from the paper
abstract flower in red and black
I like how this red flower turned out. Will require some work to turn it into an art print, though
leaves with holes and spiderwebs
Leaves with holes and spiderwebs plus some other invisible stuff which I did not draw

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Recent watercolor sketches – March 9th 2017

Some of my recent watercolor sketches. One of them is with digital watercolor tool, but never mind.

Cute creature and its friends
Cute fluffy creature and its friends

In progress. Let’s see if I will finish it and when.

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Blue eye in a cold winter day

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A fancy cube, heh

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Loosely sketched purple flower

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Recent watercolor sketches Feb 24 2017

Watercolor sketches and art which I recently uploaded to Instagram. I continue to explore watercolor art and I love it more and more. Up to now I’ve created mostly digital artworks. Now I’m thinking of making art prints out of my traditional drawings, too.

Evil bug in bed preparing to go to sleep
Drew this evil bug because there’s bedding sale at my store. 🙂

Colorful snow. Yes, please.

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Just a fancy yellow leaf

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Fat green snowflake sick of measles

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Some more fat snowflakes. Contrary to how it should be, the one in the center is the ugliest one.

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Hypnotic snowflake

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Some more fat snowflakes. Contrary to how it should be, the one in the center is the ugliest one.

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Hypnotic snowflake

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Snowflake-y thing again

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Tiny leaf doodle

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Sketch in watercolor – December 7th 2016

Recently I started to sketch with watercolors. I had wanted to try this since ever but I was somehow intimidated by the medium. Watched some cool online classes at Skillshare, gathered courage and started. Had some watercolor pencils, tried them first. The snowflake and the red flowers below are drawn with them. I like how intense the colors become when adding a little water to a densely shaded area. Then found a watercolor set which had remained from the last school year of my kids and some Ikea brushes. Continued with them. Here are the recent sketches:

Drawing with aquarelle turned out to be great fun. And my biggest problem seems to be not working with the paint itself but drawing on watercolor paper. I am afraid of using high quality paper because I will ruin it. Plus, there is some charm in the wrinkled paper. Just recently I started to overcome this fear by getting the cheapest heavy paper I could find and just forcing myself to draw on it. Still using children’s watercolor paints and brushes, though. Well, I’m happier this way for now. 🙂

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