Sunday, June 3, 2012

watercolor sketch


I had used watercolor directly to make this sketch. I was just trying to practice on Hahnemuhle watercolor paper Quattro 300g when I did this. I'm beginning to like the paper. In Dutch this bird is called 'ijsvogel' and kingfisher in English. Hope everybody has a great day.


9 comments:

  1. ich habe den "eisvogel" auch schon einige male gemalt, jedoch in acryl. mit watercolor stelle ich mir das sehr schwierig vor, aber du hast es wunderbar gemeistert, sehr schönes aquarell eines tollen vogels
    einen schönen tag noch
    grüße maria

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  2. Een mooie schets, een ijsvogel, heel speciaal.
    groetjes,
    Simonne

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  3. Love this little bird, very well rendered and I like the eye that really seems to pop out of his head...so real !

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  4. Hallo Cora:) Dit is een hele mooie ijsvogel! De kleuren zijn prachtig. Knap dat je dit zonder voorschets hebt gedaan! Mooi hoor!

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  5. Hi Cora, es ist eine bezaubernde Skizze geworden. Gratuliere.
    janina

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  6. Ciao Cora,
    very sweet this little bird! I think he is looking for something to eat...Beatiful colours!
    Ciao, ciao, Floriana

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  7. Beautiful painting!!! Thank you too for your kind note!!!

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  8. A beautiful little Kingfisher, yes we have them here in Florida.
    your colors are very good.. BJ

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  9. Thank you all for your sweet, encouraging and nice comments for this little bird. Your comments mean so much to me.

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