English Door – Just Playing Around

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This is one of the very first watercolor paintings I did when I started painting last year. I was treating it like oil – you can’t even tell it’s watercolor. I’m putting it up here because it will never see the light of day anywhere else. Not quite a “hot mess” but it is in a drawer and in the “In the Closet” category. Got lots of those. 🙂 This is loosely based off of a counted cross stitch pattern that I have.

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Ice and Fire Trees Watercolor

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This is a watercolor I did that’s been majorly digitally enhanced for softness and color. The G’Mic filters I used was Rodilius (dark), Dream Smoothing, and Boost Chromaticity. I used the wet on wet technique for the background, then dry on wet with the fan brush. Swiped with my Rigger and voila! Super colorful, cornea-burning trees. Continue reading

Scott Weiland – Stone Temple Pilots Watercolor

Scott Weiland - Stone Temple Pilots - R.I.P.

Scott Weiland – Stone Temple Pilots – R.I.P.

This is one watercolor in a series of three in tribute to Scott Weiland of Stone Temple Pilots, may he rest in peace. This is a ‘snapshot’ taken from my favorite song and video, “Sour Girl.” See video below and try to spot what scene I painted. To see all three in the series, go to my website. http://carol-crisafi.pixels.com/