Tuesday, January 11, 2011

Tropical fish

I had so much fun working on these journal pages! In case you wonder, the background cracks is a result of inserting crackle medium between two layers of acrylic paint: champagne gold and white. I let that "sandwich" dry and then used watercolors to paint the fish on top of it.


10 comments:

  1. Dear Maria,
    Soooo beautiful!!! I feel your great joy! Interesting attempt and good result. Congrats! Your painting reminds me of my little friends at an ocean pool:).
    Cheers, Sadami

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  2. Excellent result! Beautiful!

    Ciao Maria!

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  3. Почему-то я вспомнила Arizona Dream, глядя на эту летающую) рыбу. Здорово.

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  4. Hellow!

    I love your site, It is a pleasure to visit.

    I have added your site to my site.

    Please link my site to your site.

    Thank you!

    http://tropicalfish-oowashi.blogspot.com/

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  5. It is fabolous, Maria... and thank you for the instructions about the crackle medium, it is a wonderful idea! Ciao!

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  6. Love this summery beachy post! The crackling is so cool!

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  7. thanks maria really love the cracking effect ..wonderful "2 paged " fish

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  8. Thank you so very much, my friends! :)

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  9. Muy bonito, me gusta el fondo cuarteado, el buho del post anterior también me gusta mucho.
    saludos.

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