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a shoebox of photographs: A Tree Grows (and a paper crane update)
A TREE GROWS (ART PROJECT) 1. First I draw my image, and colour it in with oil pastels. My favourites are Caran d'Ache neopastels, because they're beautifully soft and pigment rich, but there are many other great brands available. The bits that will be painted in acrylics later I leave bare, because acrylic over oil pastel is against all the rules, and well... just doesn't work too well. 3. I use an embossing tool (or the pointy end of a knitting needle whe...
This exciting painting would be a beautiful quilt, also.
dutch nature theme, love the one big mirror image
Dot trees - just use different sized sponges to make the trees!
The squares are coloured in oil pastel, which is scratched into with an embossing tool. Then a layer of watercolour, then the trunk and branches are painted in acrylics.
Trees - could use zentangles and integrate with music.
TREE OF LIFE Sakura Matsuri Blue Limited edition Print - Haiku The first cold shower Even the monkey seems to want A little coat of straw #EasyPin
Watercolor tutorial - unfortunately the link no longer works, but there are good tips here.
I really like this as an art project idea for kids. Have them cut out leaves from different paper/magazines and have them find words that fit a theme for some of the leaves
Bird Houses And A Swirl Tree Painting by Karla G 16x20 Original abstract folk art painting by Karla Gerard
Each child created an oil pastel piece and then they were hung as a group, lovely.
Christmas card illustration, 1950s #holidaycard #christmascard @kjameshenderson
Improv curves - such pretty colors! (Oakshott fabrics)