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February 13th, 2007, 12:28 AM
A few watercolor paintings that I've done a while back. I'm showing them now because I just recently found them. It influences me to start using watercolor paintings again. I have forgotten how fun they were.

Title: The Doctor is InSANE (VIEW (http://www.deviantart.com/deviation/48538598/))

Title: Split_ (VIEW (http://www.deviantart.com/deviation/48679496/))

Title: untitled - collaboration (VIEW (http://img.villagephotos.com/p/2005-2/945709/watercolorcollab.jpg))

^ Now that one has an interesting history.

My friends and I were in watercoloring class together. We started added randon watercolor paints onto the table we were working on. My professor suggested that we place a sheet of paper on top of the paints and lift it up. And that's (above) what it turned out to be. Pretty neat, eh? What I see is a very calm lake, with coral and such ... and well, it seemed interesting to me.

Forest Grovyle
February 13th, 2007, 3:04 AM

Wow, I am really impressed by these! I personally find watercolour a very difficult medium to work in but you've done very well. I particularly like the second one - the idea of just the eyes with the paint splattered across like that looks great! The first one is suitably creepy as well :D

The final one does look like a lake, but when I first saw it what I thought was tiger fur, as it does look like it has that sort of pattern and texture!

Good work!


February 14th, 2007, 6:14 PM
Thank you for your comments FG dear. ^^ I like hearing people's perpective on the last one. I'm eagerly wanting to know what everyone else sees.

February 14th, 2007, 6:18 PM
Wow, theyre all good! I like the semi-abstract-ness of the first one! You put all the basic info in there to tell that its a doctor, but nothing extra or unnecessary!

As for the last one ... I also see a lake! ^_^ A winter/spring lake sorta, and its raining too! It looks like reflections in the water below!

February 14th, 2007, 7:09 PM
Aww, why thank you. (: That means a lot. I had that image in my head for a while and it's nice hear a comment like that.

QT Plusle
February 24th, 2007, 3:12 PM
Wow... I love these... they are so artistic! Well done! I like the 2nd picture "Split_" best ^^

February 24th, 2007, 7:26 PM
Thank you, hun'. "Split_" was really fun to do. :D

March 2nd, 2007, 12:03 PM
wow...I really...wow...man those were cool! I really really liked "Split" and the crazy Dr. one was INSANE!!! Keep up the good work. I am very impressed!

March 2nd, 2007, 10:30 PM
Thank you! I plan to enter the Doctor painting in an upcoming Art Show. I'm a little nervous since it's my first time, but I have friends that shared their experience with me. So, not all that nervous. But it's comments like yours that make be become enthusiastic.

March 3rd, 2007, 9:48 PM
Wow... amazing. I esp. love the second one! The different colored eyes, and the splashes that seem to fit perfectly wherever they are... it's amazing. <3

March 4th, 2007, 1:34 PM
Thank you my dear. I have high hopes for that painting. (: