Friday, August 04, 2006

Illustration Friday -- Capture


With this watercolor painting, I tried to capture the lovely colors and shapes of the beach rocks as well as the shadows cast by the sun.

22 comments:

AscenderRisesAbove said...

wonderful wonderful wonderful watercolor - looks so realistic!

Geninne said...

WOW this is just mind boggling...beautiful job! I thought it was a photo!

BGOZ said...

Great! I think you've done a good job capturing the warmth of the sunlight and the color of the rocks.

:)=

the heartful blogger said...

Wow, this is stunning, better than a photo!

murphy girl said...

very realistic, beautiful! i bet it was a lovely time sitting and painting these

Kim Carney said...

and you captured it wonderfully!

melba said...

You did it. great watercolor

Aisyah Ang said...

Fabulous painting. So realistic and beautiful. Respect.

Jenn said...

WOW! I absolutely love this!! It looks so real!

The Unknown said...

Great watercolor. Looks like a photo.
love

Jess said...

This is so simple yet so wonderful!!

windyangel said...

I love pebbles and stones. I wish I could do watercolours ~ maybe I can be inspired. I think this is fabulous.

JacqueLynn said...

WOW, the intensity of the shadows makes this seemingly simplistic painting really POP and draw one in. Love it.

Tulipland said...

wonderful!

bridgette said...

amazing!

Suzie Q said...

Watercolour painting?!! I've taken photo's that don't look that realistic! Amazing work, congratulations!! :)

Neil Wallace said...

Wow, beautiful watercolor. The textures and the colors are amazing. Thanks for your kind comment on my Green Heron drawing.
Neil

Christine Lim Simpson said...

This a a stunning piece of watercolour. Incredible details.

mbc said...

Lovely watercolor. Very striking. Thanks for coming by my blog.

Cheryl said...

Absolutely fantastic. It looks so real!!

chacha said...

what an amazing watercolor!! i can barely use the things let alone produce something that looks like that. you really did capture the essence of the rocks. great job!!!

miragee said...

I thought it was a painting at first sight! Oh this is beautiful!