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20 minutes art journaling – Girl with Lotus Flower

I thought this time would be nice to try to tweak the face proportions and create something obviously exaggerated, but that stays in the whimsical genre. I did a very quick sketch with a black watercolor pencil, with my mindset to elongate the face shape so that she looks way looonger than she is, with big eyes and lips to emphasize the dramatic effect. Her hair builds this image having almost no volume at all, in contrast with most of my faces. It’s not the …

Drawing with wax crayons

It can be hard to find time and space to draw and paint with a little one, but not when he’s also into it! So in those moments I draw along with him. This time I thought it would be nice to see if I can draw a face using his Bic wax crayons, and the result was pretty surprising. I kinda like the way it looks and thw marks it leaves on the paper. I continued applying layer afer layer until I find that …

Girl with pink hair by Cristina Parus @ creatovemag.ro

Whimsical face with pink hair

I wasn’t sure I want to finish this face as it looks kind of weird, but eventually I got caught into the process and went with the flow: it didn’t come out so bad, so I added colors to *beautify* the page even more. Nu eram hotărâtă daca vreau să termin aceasta față la cât de ciudat arata, dar într-un final m-am lăsat prinsă în procesul de creație: nu a ieșit chiar asa cum voiam eu, asa ca am adaugat culoare pentru a *infrumuseta* página …

Happy, silly animals

Having a little one has inspired me to create childish and funny animal shapes that look so gorgeous, at least to my eyes. And since I got started, I think I’m going to try drawing a cat or a cow or who knows what other animal… Just for fun! Având un copil mic am fost inspirată să creez animale în forme anuzante și copilărești care arată atât de minunat, cel puțin așa mi se pare mie. Și cum m am pornit, cred că o sa …