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- Liz and Pat
Monday, March 16, 2015
Saturday, February 7, 2015
Monday, December 22, 2014
I drew this with pigment liners on hot press paper and then coloured it in Photoshop. This great tree is just off of Steeles before Bayview. Prints are available at my Society6 shop.
Wednesday, December 3, 2014
This is just a quick drawing - I've been enjoying working with how light looks through a group of trees. I want to try some more colour variations with the light next time. This is another one inspired by the imaginary land of "Fennario". The drawing was done with pigment liners on hot press paper, and then scanned and coloured in Photoshop. Below is a variation without the linework:
Sunday, November 23, 2014
I recently completed this commission of St. Paul's Cathedral. I was given the project to paint a London scene with architecture and trees - and it had to have a phone booth. There are so many buildings that would have worked to represent London, but St. Paul's stood out- and was definitely fun to draw. It was challenging at first- I tried in acrylic and then in watercolour before I realized that the level of detail would be best handled in pen and ink and coloured in photoshop.
Sunday, October 19, 2014
Badlands, outside of Drumheller:
Banff (including Moraine Lake, and other sites nearby):