Thursday, August 20, 2015

Quirky Dutch Summer week 10

QDS #10 is called Love Mandala and is a guest post by Tammy Garcia. Tammy made a video when she drew her mandala. First I watched it and then I made a trial drawing on paper. I’m glad I did, because I made a mistake in the lettering. Then I drew a second mandala in my red altered book. I changed the straight lines radiating from the centre into wavy lines. Of course I had to use another word too. There’s a big change in my live right now (no children at home for the next 5 months and one child in Cape Town for the same period), so CHANGE is my word for this spread. I painted this spread in acrylic paint. It wasn’t easy, next time I need a decent brush! To make it look better, I marked the drawing lines with a Sakura Micron pen. I like my first mandala!
You can see what others did for this week at Marit’s Paper World or the Quirky Dutch Summer facebookgroup.

2 comments:

  1. I do like the wavy lines you have adapted and the whole piece is so colourful, it will seem strange for you no children at home, enjoy the quiet time

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  2. Thanks, Margaret. I think it will take some time before I can enjoy the quiet time!

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