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I was musing about how wilderness inspires and soothes me and after I was done the bottom of the page looked like it needed a picture to complete and this is what I ended up with.
inspired by a small branch with so many little leaves. With surreal colors and leaf outlines.
I had a specific something I was going to draw when I started this. But I forgot what that was pretty quickly, so I just kept adding bits till it looked done.
Wonderful mid-March (not mad-March) weather here in France and the fruit trees are bursting into blossom… this was in a Mole’ lined notebook with Cerulean Blue Rembrandt pastel sky, fixed, then black ink with nib pen and water-colour dotted petals in whites and pinks with a 00 brush… in all, 30 minutes of relaxation!
On the river bank at Molesey, looking across the Thames, while waiting for friends. Just a fineliner to hand.
in color – http://www.ninhol.com =D