Friday, January 23, 2015

CALLA LILLY DREAMS and Watercolor Collage

CALLA LILY DREAMS
Watercolor Collage - 15x22

One of the great things about watercolor painting is that you can easily combine it with other media. For Calla Lily Dreams I began by painting on wet paper and letting the colors run and mix, being careful to leave some white areas for the flowers. I think collaged on very thin pieces of rice paper to add dark textured areas around the flowers. When all was dry I used negative painting to define shapes and added more rice paper with musical notes stamped on. Every once and it while it is nice to shake things up creatively!

No comments:

Post a Comment