whimsical face

Limited palette - by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro - Nov 2015

Portrait with limited palette

I began to love charcoal. Its smooth feeling on the paper and the marks that it lefts on the surface...

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...

11+ artists that inspired me over the time - Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

11+ artists that inspired my art journey

I remember when I started with art journaling..! So many pages, so many artists! I felt overwhelmed by the variety...

whimsical face in soft pastel by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

Why I draw whimsical faces

Well, what’s with all these imaginary characters (whimsical faces)? They are a free and unhampered expression, with no expectations regarding...

Space for journaling - by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

Space for journaling

I have drawn and painted this face some time ago, but never posted about it. It’s a profile face I...

29 Faces September 2015 – Face #23 by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

29 Faces September 2015 – Face #23

Unfinished face in the same journal-book. She keeps saying a story… O fata neterminata in aceeasi carte-jurnal. Fata ei tot spune o...

29 Faces September 2015 – Face #11 and 12 by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

29 Faces September 2015 – Faces #11 and 12

Both whimsical from my imagination. Left side: Inktense pencils with a tiny bit of skin acrylics. Right side: drawing directly...

29 Faces September 2015 – Face #9 by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

29 Faces September 2015 – FACE #9

Oh, this face is cute! I’ve painted this one with Jane Davenport drawing in mind. I’ve never painted black hair...

29 Faces September 2015 – Face #8 by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

29 Faces September 2015 – Face #8

Because I’m working in a journal-book, I’ve gessoed the page and then sketched this face with an INKtemse pencil (charcoal...

Couple in love Mixed media by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

Couple in love – mixed media page

Every love story has it’s own way of coming to life: just like this couple in my art journal. At...

29 Faces September 2015 – Face #7 by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

29 Faces September 2015 – Face #7

For today I have another whimsical redheaded girl in my art-book journal. The stamped image on her neck was a...

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29 Faces September 2015 – face #6

Face #6 comes in with a messy look: just acrylics painted with a big brush and enjoyed every moment of...

29 faces September 2015 - face #2 by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

29 Faces September 2015 – Face #2

Face #2: a mix between white gesso, acrylic paints, Inktense pencils, with finishing touches made with Prismacolor pencils.  Read more...

29 faces September 2015 - face #1 by Cristina Parus @ creativemag.ro

29 faces September 2015 – face #1

Here is my fist face from the 29 faces September 2015 challenge. I’m working in a book I bought only...