Goodbye flowers, hello cold. It seems during the cold I've lost artistic inspiration so I filled my sketch diary with paintings inspired by lack of inspiration.
Goodbye sunny flowers. It's oh so cold these days.
The sun rays have left, they took with them my ability to create.
At the table in my under pants I sit and wait.
...continue reading "Diary of an Uninspired Artist"
Why do we let the weather man lie? He says it'll only be a light shower then the rain will stop. Two days later and it hasn't stopped raining. We pay this man to lie to us. Why? Why do we do this? Why do I keep listening to this man, hanging on his every word as if it were gospel?
In this painting the forecast was clear sunny skies high of 80 degrees. Click to view this painting larger. By doing so you'll be able to see the poor soul going down the hill then up to her strangely illuminated home.
Obviously I'm having a great time with watercolors and my new sketch diary 🙂 My goal for the diary is to draw the basics, everyday things with my own little twist.
Title: The Ominous Rainy Day
Art by: F. Magdalene Austin
I had no idea I could use a basic crayola marker this way. All I did was draw a little of the picture then brush over it with a wet brush. Some of them I really liked but others I wish I'd done a few things differently.
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An Experiment With Crayola Markers - September 29th, 2009 7:50AM EST