15 March 2012 – Pen & Ink Autumn Leaves

Posted: March 15, 2012 in Art, Craft, Nature
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I enjoy drawing in pen and ink. To colour the paper after it was drawn I squiggled  (my technical term to describe rubbing the ink pads) in several autumnal tones of Adirondack Dye Ink pads onto a non-stick craft sheet and spritzed the wet ink with a fine water spray. I then placed my drawing into the watery ink. I like to dry in between each application with a heat gun and reapply until I’m happy with the result. I love the Beech Nut husk with the spikey outer casing.

  1. nonoymanga says:

    I thought its a real dry leaf. Very good art. Thanks sharing Nonoy Manga

  2. Chris says:

    this is amazing. you should be proud of yourself 🙂

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