I swear I thought I didn't have any draft blog posts! This Mermaid painting is a Suzi Blu Project.
She's pulling her dark hair forward from the back. Because I still have dark hair way in the back, dark like it was in my 20s. And a bit of the skeleton, which is about acceptance.
Sketches on Journaling Project paper. I am still trying to get back to The Journaling Project.
Drawing on canvas. I like it best at this stage.
Measuring mark in the place of my actual Bird tattoo. I used it to make a bird pattern.
Some washes of color:
The finished piece:
Notes, always my favorite part.
I am realizing - once again - that I am not a painter. More in subsequent blog posts, which I will try not to let languish in draft form.