I Want to Paint Watercolor

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    Grounded on Patience

    This medium is grounded on patience. Watercolor really slows you down. Makes you more thoughtful and deliberate. I used to think that it was more of a hindrance to spontaneity but have found that water can take a very spontaneous form. The nature of the bleeds have new life of...
    EPAngela EPAngela
    31-35, F
    Dec 18, 2009

    Just Started

    I was a doodler in folk art about 10 years ago and left it for some time .Now After some prompting I have taken one coarse in water and acrylic. I like the water more so far but its to soon. I needed to get away from my house I was a dialysis patient for 8 yrs. and was...
    mxnme mxnme
    Dec 12, 2011

    Watercolor Painting Is a World All It Own

    There's just something about a watercolor painting. Don't you think. I believe if you could paint your dreams that's how it would look. Colors have a way of changing how we feel and think. Being around beautiful colors and putting them on canvas is visual poetry.
    lilyofthenile lilyofthenile
    46-50, F
    1 Response Feb 22, 2008

    I Paint But Not Well

    I just finished a four week long water color class. I think I love it but it makes me crazy too. I really want to be good at it. I'm fairly artistic and used to catching on quickly but I'm having a hard time figuring it out. I adore those quiet yet bold paintings where rich...
    purlgirl purlgirl
    36-40, F
    1 Response Jan 1, 2013
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