Watercolor and Ink
3.5 x 8.25 inches
Duh. I'm not sure what possessed me to put the word "poppy" behind the bloom, but.....well, there you go!
I like the strong graphic quality of the word, but next time I think I'll opt for something a mite more subtle.
My intentions when I started this was to ink it.
I did ink the outline of the letters and knew immediately it wasn't going to have the pop I was after. I went over it with neutral tint watercolor and hid the ink. Then I was going to ink the flower.
Then I wasn't.
Then I decided it would be best to turn the page and just begin again.
After the laundry's finished……