I've set a new goal for myself. Orginally, this blog was to give me "something to do" while staying home, as if being a mommy wasn't enough. It was supposed to be a side project for my restless mind. And while I enjoy typing and documenting, I miss painting. So, I'm going to start painting during Sonja's nap times and NOT blogging or facebooking. Here's what I painted last night:
I bought a $1.69 frame from goodwill for this project specifically.
I've been wanting to paint a Native American woman with a head dress for a while now...
Here she is almost finished...
A black and white image because it looks so classy.
The finished colored image.
I had to cut it down quite a bit, which was diappointing, but she fits nicely now. I forgot how much I liked watercolor images and how quick I could actually do them. This piece took a little under 2 hours, which is nice compared to my larger acrylic pieces which can take 20+ hours.
I really love this image but MIGHT sell it on Etsy, I need the money and I can do more... we'll see how this painting during nap time goes, I might have a LOT of work to sell, if you'd buy this leave me a comment, no commitment, just want to see if it's worth listing :)
Happy Art Viewing!