Sunday, September 22, 2013

And then, there was flower












Layer after layer. Thought I would share the process with you guys.

Colors used:


  • Indigo Blue
  • Pthalo Blue
  • Azo Yellow
  • Gamboge Hue
  • Olive Green
  • Burnt Sienna
  • Vandyke Brown
  • Rose Madder

37 comments:

~ Irene ~ said...

It's beautiful, Ana. I love it. :-)

Aubrey @ The Daily Simple said...

Oh that is really lovely. I've never seen someone share their artistic process like that and it was really neat to see. Thanks for sharing!

Red Shoes said...

Very nice!!

Although, I have to admit, I thought it to be finished in your last post!

;oD

~shoes~

Debra She Who Seeks said...

Interesting to see the progression of layers!

CraveCute said...

I love that you shared the process!

LAUGH AN said...

What a wonderful work omg :-)

Adam said...

marvelous drawing

Cristiane Marino said...

Oi Ana, sua flor está um espetáculo!
Parece que você fez a reserva dos brancos sem usar a goma, puxa, exige muita habilidade...
Parabéns!
Bjs

Arkansas Patti said...

Shoot, I was impressed when it was blank, now it is just beautiful.

MeOfCourse said...

Hi Ana. Thanks for showing the process. Such beautiful colors. Awesome work.:)

OnePerfectDay said...

Absolutely amazing!
You're so talented! I enjoyed looking through your blog.

Paisley and Brown Paper said...

Your art is simply stunning. I love the detail in your paintings!

Plowing Through Life (Martha) said...

Beautiful! I love seeing the progression.

Willow said...

Wow ~ I loved seeing the layers come to life.

Optimistic Existentialist said...

These are beautiful! Happy first day of autumn!!

Jeanie said...

I love seeing pieces that go layer after layer -- it really helps to discover the process and I love following creative process!

Sarah Romano Diehl said...

Beautiful!

alteredstatesstudio said...

love seeing the process Ana! the whites like i said, i feel are always hard to keep- this is lovely!

Kyra Wilson said...

Very nice! It came out great!

Debbie Nolan said...

Loved seeing your process...happened onto your blog - very lovely art on your past posts...I too work in watercolor - loved seeing yours. Have a great day.

Melissa said...

Beautiful! I love that rich blue background. I like seeing the progress of the painting - thanks for that!

Tammie Lee said...

i so enjoyed seeing the stages of your painting as it came to life, so very lovely.

Terra said...

I enjoyed seeing your flower come to life.

Magic Love Crow said...

Love this! Thanks for sharing ;o)

DeniseinVA said...

Lovely to see your art take shape. Beautiful!

Riot Kitty said...

Gorgeous! And so much work. Thank you for sharing the process :)

floating thru fields said...

looks good :)
lots of time adding layers :)

Magia da Inês said...

°º✿♫♫° ·.

Muito bonita e bem elaborada.
Boa semana!
Cheia de alegrias, saúde e otimismo.
Beijinhos do Brasil. °º✿♫
¸.•°♡♡♫° ·.

Gloria said...

Oh how gorgeous! I love the colors!

Michaela said...

And what a pretty one!

Kathy, PaperPumpkin said...

How beautiful, Ana! Thank you for sharing this! Hope you are well. Hugs, kath

Paprika said...

This is beautiful and I love seeing your work process it really helps me as I'm studying art myselfxx

denthe said...

So lovely to see the flower come to life ....

VonnyK said...

This is beautiful, I love the detail on the stem.
Von

Caffeine Girl said...

Thanks for sharing. This is fascinating. I love the way it turned out.

Palomasea said...

Beautiful and magical, dear Ana...I LOVE seeing the artist's process....
Blessings,
- Irina

Sarah D said...

This is so amazing. Watercolor completely eludes me! Your talent is so inspiring. xoxo