illustrations

Drawing Fuchsia Flowers in my art journal - by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro >>> Mixed Media and Art Journaling

Fuchsia in Bloom

With about 110 recognized species, Fuchsia flower looks like a ballerina with many legs. It’s gracious and delicate, hanging upside down...

The Lotus Flower - by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro - Art Journaling and Mixed Media

The Lotus Flower

Drawing with colored pencils is just so much fun! I was inspired by a photo found on Pinterest for this...

Celebrating Birth Coloring Book - Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

Celebrating Birth Coloring Book {free download}

There is an increasing interest for coloring books for adults meant to reduce stress and calm nerves. And there are...

Barcelona Buildings Quick Sketches

Barcelona Buildings Quick Sketches

I should sketch buildings more often, but I guess it’s hard to capture them on location if the weather is...

Watercolor splashes by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

Watercolor – I’m not perfect

Another face builded up in watercolor only appeared in my art journal. This one was painted on my Canson ART...

Painting in nature - by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

Warm autumn days – painting in nature

While there is still warm outside, grab your painting travel kit and get outside to kiss the sun. As I...

Whimsical portraiture on bag paper - autumn inspiration by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

Watercolor Woman Portrait on wrapping paper

One of these days, when the sun seemed to warm the earth even more beautiful than he does in the...

Watercolor Autumn Vegetables by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

Autumn vegetables

The autumn is in town, and soon the winter will pop in. But autumn doesn’t come just with cold, much...

29 Faces September 2015 – Face #27 by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

29 Faces September 2015 – Face #27 – a boy

Finally, face #27 it’s a little boy’s face! Graphite sketch, then Derwent Aquatone woodless crayons with final touches of Prismacolor...

29 Faces September 2015 – Face #24 by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

29 Faces September 2015 – Face #24 – baby face

I’m not sure I want to add color to this sketch. Maybe I will later, but right now I’ll rather...

29 Faces September 2015 – Face #19 by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

29 Faces September 2015 – Face #19

Another face painted after a photo. It doesn’t really look like the model in the photo, but I love her...

29 Faces September 2015 – Faces #17 and 18 by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

29 Faces September 2015 – Faces #17 and 18

Pencil sketch with Inktense pencils melted in water – again, BARK 2000  Schita in creion INKtense topit in apa –...

Watercolor Orange Lilies by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

Watercolor Orange Lilies

Sometimes I just want something clean and simple, and watercolors are just fabulous to play with. The orange lilies were...

29 Faces September 2015 – Face #13, 14 and 15 by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

29 Faces September 2015 – Faces #13, 14 and 15

Just one color: INKtense pencil BARK 2000 from Derwent. The three faces of Eve.  O singura culoare: creion INKtense BARK...

29 Faces September 2015 – Face #10 by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

29 Faces September 2015 – Face #10

This one should be rather scared than amazed, but anyways, it’s the first time when I try expressions. And even...