Big Hair

Big Hair
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Hang on Studio Wall
13/04/2015
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I couldnt' resist this fellow but decided I really didn't have time to do a full blown pure CP so I mixed it up a bit. It still ended up taking me over 6 hours! I used watercolour for the background and then part of the underpainting as a key. Then I used Coloured pencil on the lion. Finally I used watercolour pencils , on a slightly dampened are to get the grasses in. I was aiming for something more stylised and less pure realism So here he is finished: [B]'Big Hair'[/B] Qtr Imp Hahnemule 300gsm paper Mixed Media: watercolour, coloured pencil, watercolour pencil Thanks to justchaos on the Wet Canvas WDE for the challenge

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Lin Goodwin

Lin has always enjoyed expressing herself through words and pictures until life got in the way. In her teens she painted semi abstract dream like sketches inspired by record sleeve art by Roger Dean and Hypgnosis in her bedroom. She again took up Art in 2006 due to poor health and disability and…

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