"A happy little planet but these aliens have landed and seem to be taking people away." A watercolored fountain pen drawing in my Moleskine sketchbook.
I've started a new mixed media sketchbook. Which is often times unexplainably daunting. To get over it I just dive in with lots of color. Then the fun begins.
Random fun with a Pilot Custom 823 EF in my Moleskine - and now for a dash of watercolor!
I have been really enjoying this motif lately of mixing geometric shapes and linework with the fluidity of watercolor.
This shambling creature haunts the fetid marshlands and is a protector of the birds and beasts who reside there. He's ancient, the last of his kind and a gentle soul who would much rather hide under the sticky mud than come face to face with a stranger.
This panda wants to go fishing. 5"x7" ink and watercolor on Strathmore mixed media paper.
A Lunar Chinese New Year Entry - 2018 its the year of dog! Woof Woof~
Around The Table. pen, ink, colored pencil and watercolor on Arches 140 gram hot press paper.
Watercolour and ink on paper, 254X178mm. A more planned drawing, based on a little sketchbook doodle
"Zendalasphere" 6"x4.5" Watercolor/India Ink
Nerded out at the Kennedy Space Center last summer. Here are a few of the sketches.
More watercolor Berliners
Class demos in my "Sketching for Animators and Illustrators" class. The building in the foreground is a students sketch I xeroxed and went over with acrylics. This is about a half hour in. We also looked at brush-pen and watercolor. I'm doing a summer ver
The Knitter Pen, ink, watercolor and colored pencil
of. Malaysian delights: Ais Kacang, Cendol and traditional ice shaving machine :) Ais kacang literally mean “Bean ice” also commonly known as ABC. Which cendol, the brother (or maybe sister) of ice kacang is an iced sweet dessert that contains droplets of worm-like green rice flour jelly, coconut milk and palm sugar syrup.
Yesterdays doodle (watercolor/ink/6x9")
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Albuquerque, which was under the ocean at one time.
Watercolor,ink and felt pen.
Ghost Circle. Drawn using a Platinum 3776 Century SF with Noodlers 41 Brown ink. Painted with Prima Watercolor "Decadent Pies."
"Pokatopia" 11x9" watercolor/india ink
Unipin on watercolor paper
A mix of beauty and madness
I was asked by a kid recently what 'thinking outside the box' means. The only way I could answer was with a watercolor doodle.
Random Miami Beach Art Deco Facade. Watercolor and Ink.
A woman wearing cheongsam.
Residing in such a small page ,sometimes can be frustrating.
"Sunrise" 9"x6" Watercolor/India Ink
I painted HP Lovecraft and Edgar Allan Poe in order to spook up Halloween. I'll probably do Stephen King, too, at some point, and maybe Shirley Jackson. Anyone have any other favorite horror novelists?
Watercolor Demogorgon eating upside down pineapple cake.
Sketchy News Drawing Challenge