Sketch Fest #115: Sketches ~ Prompts
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What Do I Do With These? by Kir Talmage
Prompt: Mermaid with Fairy wings
prompted by: Heather Mitchell, during Sketch Fest #38 (June, 2013)
Really fast pencil, slower PITT brush pens (just to mess with them; I don't "get" them yet) and then Faber Castell watercolor pencils, unpainted. The real pic has richer/better colors. Of course... I need more photo/scanning gear and clue... I say that every time...
About 5.5 x 8.5 inches.
Heather Mitchell says: cool twist on the prompt! ~ Reply?
replied to this: Thanks! I got to thinking, "but what _would_ a mermaid do with wings?" Of course now I have this sort of air-maid thing floating around my brain... flying fishish or zepplinish or I'm just not sure what.... **laugh** Kir Talmage
replied to this: My daughter is asking, "why is she sad?" and then when I explained I thought she was confused, and asked her, "what would you do with fairy wings if you were a mermaid?" she said reflectively, "Put them on the rocks so they could dry and someone could fly with them. It takes a lot of practice you know." (She's 3 and a half! **delighted**)
katerina Koukiotis says: her expression says it all so cute i would have the same questions if i were her ! ~ Reply?
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