March 22, 2011

"Picking a Flower"

“Picking a Flower”
Brown Squirrel & pink flowers
Original ACEO painting
2½” X 3½” – official aceo size
Colored pencil and acrylic paint
Strathmore illustration board
March 2011
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Samantha Squirrel is compelled to pick a tiny pink flower growing near the brook and plans to take it home to the babies.

I used colored pencil to draw out the composition and then switched to acrylic paint to finish and was given a couple coats of acrylic varnish for protection.