Making Progress – Trillium in Ink and Colored Pencil

I am making a bit of progress on the trillium (Trillium grandiflorum). I have continued to layer the permanent green olive (#9201-167) over the darker deep cobalt green (#9201-158) layer.    I will continue to layer until I get all three leaves colored. Then I will work on refining the shading, deepening shadows, lifting outContinue reading “Making Progress – Trillium in Ink and Colored Pencil”

Japanese Iris Blossom – Ink and Colored Pencil

Happy Monday! I had a chance to work on and finish this drawing of a Japanese Iris blossom. I had bought a small bunch at the store a few weeks ago and had done some sketching at the time. I finally had an opportunity to add color to the blossom sketch last night. I justContinue reading “Japanese Iris Blossom – Ink and Colored Pencil”

Garlic Scapes – ink and colored pencil

I finally had a chance to do a color version of my garlic scapes drawing from last year. This was done in pen and ink and colored pencil and the image is about 5 1/2 inches wide by 6 1/2 inches high. I did the pen work first, using my Rapidograph 3×0 (.25) size nib.Continue reading “Garlic Scapes – ink and colored pencil”