New Painting: Firefly

New Painting: Firefly

The other day I posted a sketch of a new fairy I had been drawing, after a lot of hard work here is the finished result: I have entitled it Firefly, this is one of the rare times I actually know exactly what I want the final painting to look like right from the start. …

Lavender Fairy

Lavender Fairy

Today I have been working on a new fairy and here she is: I used combined using watercolours and digital painting on Photoshop. I think the wings still need a bit of work but I haven’t posted anything in a few days so I thought I would do a quick update of what I have …

Infuriating Fairy!

Infuriating Fairy!

As usual I have been painting using watercolours, but you know when you have a week where everything you try to do just ends up going wrong? yes you say. Well that happened to me this week. I was feeling stressed out about it and just wanted to throw the painting through the window…I didn’t …

Mermaid Painting in Progress II

Mermaid Painting in Progress II

And then there was LAND and SEA…and a mermaid with an exceedingly long tail which the artist did not realise until it was too late as you will see! Wiggly paper, I don’t think I stretched the paper for this one very well. CURSED PAINTING. Sometimes they are just cursed until you discipline them into …

Painting in Progress II Complete!

Greetings all, this is an exciting day because I have finished my new painting! Here are the last couple of photos of the painting process. Here is the finished painting, which as all paintings do became more challenging towards the end because that’s when everything becomes a bit more tricky and one mistake could ruin …