Black Sheep


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Today, my hubby took a black sheep in his lunchbag.

The Doodlewash prompt for today is … wait for it … ‘black sheep’! No surprise there.

I thought ‘oh, I’ve got to do something unique for this prompt’. Then I realized that I’ve never painted a black sheep. So I had to do one. HAD to!

Usually, I use pen first, but since this guy was going to be black, I felt pen would just get lost and wasn’t really needed.

Black paint is usually boring so I used a mix of Permanent Alizarin Crimson and Phthalo Green, mixing them on the paper, to create my almost black. Quinacridone Gold, for the eye and the background, really made my mix POP!

Artwork-Zebra Zensations Technical Pen and Daniel Smith watercolor on a Hahnemühle Cold Pressed Watercolor Postcard. Brushes: Princeton Neptune Quill size 4 and Velvetouch Round Size 8. Photo courtesy of corgaasbeek on Pixabay.

Wanna buy some of these cool toys now?

Hahnemühle Cold Press Watercolor Postcards (you can find my review here).

Daniel Smith Watercolor Half Pan Set of 15 Ultimate Mixing Set  ( review )

Princeton Velvetouch Series 3950 Synthetic (review)

 

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