Watercolor Wednesday

It’s no secret that I very much enjoy painting drippy watercolor figures. Most of you also know that I don’t much enjoy painting figures in a scene.  Clearly, I need to push myself a bit, so here’s a comfortable compromise.    It’s a drippy magical creature (below) digitally manipulated to soar within a scene…of sorts.

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Published by elenacaravela

My world is a wonder of visual candy and foreboding shadow shapes vying every waking moment for my full attention.

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  1. Oh there are just so many shapes in here..something bony about the main figure which I love..somehow contorted and yet light..

  2. I would be very interested to know your thinking on this picture. What I see is the fantasy,floating figure against a backdrop that is almost a shadow of the figure – there are corresponding echoes. But I am cofused by the degree/choice of detail in the ‘shadow’ and feel that I am misreading your intention.

  3. This creature really is magical! Insect and bird-like at the same time.
    I am imagining how it might move with those long limbs and wings; an awkward grace.

    Fantastic!

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