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Gothic pinup

Series: The Daily Marker Art Card #20 It's around this point in every Daily Marker 30 Day Coloring Challenge that I stare at the things I've already coloured and start wondering what colours I can use without repeating myself. Eventually, I settled on this dark pink, kind of burgundy. Backgrounds are another thing that I'm… Continue reading Gothic pinup

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Girl on a leaf

Series: The Daily Marker Art Card #21 Another girl digi — quite an old one — from The East Wind and another attempt at non-Caucasian skin. Once again I started testing with a combo from Sandy Allnock's human rainbow but ended up tweaking the selection to something that seems to work better with the way… Continue reading Girl on a leaf

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Wanderlust: floral memories

The guest instructor for week three of the Wanderlust "floral" theme was Mou Saha (website, Instagram, YouTube). Me and watercolour are not really the best of friends. I can use it, but unless I'm making pretty background papers for other projects, I'm rarely completely happy with the results. I know it's just a matter of… Continue reading Wanderlust: floral memories

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Balloon ride

Series: The Daily Marker Art Card #17 Because I'm working my way through digi stamps that were printed for previous challenges but never used, the mix of content is quite different to what I've chosen to colour before. Or to put it more simply: most of the cute critters have already been coloured. There are… Continue reading Balloon ride