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« on: March 09, 2014 12:23:48 PM »

i've been working on projects in other areas, so it was nice to return to my colored pencils to create this for a freind.

her cat is a light peach color, so i started with a cream colored paper, and focused on the shadows to create the image. they appear black in the photo, but it's actually layers of purples and deep green. what i love most about working in pencil is layering and blending color.

interested in a private atc swap-i am collecting ATC cards to be framed in a collage and auction to raise money for Adenoid Cystic Carcinoma research. (ACCRF) project blog-    atc4acc.blogspot.com

« Reply #1 on: March 09, 2014 01:26:45 PM »

Simply gorgeous, (even if I have to tilt my head - lol), I like the warmth effect that colored pencils give. Nice job, I'm sure your friend will love it.
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« Reply #2 on: March 10, 2014 06:40:11 AM »

This is beautiful!

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« Reply #3 on: March 10, 2014 06:02:11 PM »

Beautiful.  You are so talented with the colored pencils!

« Reply #4 on: April 11, 2014 01:07:21 AM »

Lovely use of texture and colour.  Just looks like it is sitting on the paper.  
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« Reply #5 on: April 20, 2014 06:41:19 AM »

Love the sleepy expression. Wonderful drawing. I can never quite get a cat right so I admire you.

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