Archive for August, 2012

Earth at Heart – Awarded

August 28, 2012 Leave a comment

You've won a Today's Best Award!

Just create a new design for the Toonshop on Zazzle and Spreadshirt last week and my design has been selected to be displayed on the award desings.

Your product, Earth at Heart, has been hand-picked as an example of creativity at its finest. Out of thousands of products on Zazzle, yours was chosen for being one of the best!

As a reward, your design will be featured on the Today’s Best page for Tuesday, 21 August 2012. This means you, your product, and your store will be center stage!

You’re part of a talented group of artists on Zazzle.”

I’m so happy!

Here is the product awarded

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Water colored Unicorn

August 23, 2012 1 comment

A special request to mark the anniversary of my niece, a small pink unicorn (princesses prefer pink, right?) On blue sky background.

Water-colored Unicorn

To achieve this painting, I began by drawing on scrap paper to avoid damaging the watercolor sheet with strong pencil strokes or traces of scrub.
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Inspired by Tattoo and Maori Art

August 9, 2012 2 comments

To decorate a piece of furniture made ​​from recycled planks of wood, painted, I drawn the following designs. I will create after a stencil from these designs:

Tattoo Maori

The left one is a copy of a real tattoo found on the web, the right is rather inspired by Maori tattoos. In the right one, you’ll see the white curved forms like new unfurling silver fern frond. This form is called “Koru” and appears in most Maori arts: sculpture, tattoos, jewelry. It symbolized the birth, the growth.

Finally we choose the tattoo design rather than the Maori one. It would have overloaded our furniture.

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