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Just coloured: girl with a kitten

Polychromos pencils: skin - 132 light flesh, 190 Venetian red, 178 nougat,shadow - 181 Payne’s greyskirt/shoes/scarf - 266 permanent green, 165 juniper green, 166 grass greenhair - 105 light cadmium yellow, 117 light cadmium red, 138violet, 223 deep red, 118 scarlet redtop - 270 warm grey 1, 272 warm grey 3, 275 warm grey 6… Continue reading Just coloured: girl with a kitten

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Just coloured: spring meadow bouquet

I have always said that Power Poppy illustrations are detailed enough that you could get away with just flat colouring with no additional shading; this is the result of testing that theory. I would happily put this on a card as is but, being unable to leave well alone, I will almost certainly tweak it… Continue reading Just coloured: spring meadow bouquet

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Christmas dog in the mountains

This is the fourth of this year’s Copic-coloured Christmas cards and this one is based on the fourth lesson in the Winter Storybook class from Sandy Allnock over on Art-Classes. I really like the graphic mountain range, along with the snowstorm effect. This was definitely one that needed a reference image to work from —… Continue reading Christmas dog in the mountains