Sketch Fest #129: Sketches ~ Prompts
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Rosy Thoughts by Erich Heidewald
Prompt: Wrapped in Roses
prompted by: Sarah Alden, during Sketch Fest #41 (September, 2013)
I managed to get some wonderful pictures of my Mom's rose bush yesterday and I plan on finishing this in color and at a bigger scale (when I figure out how to do so!) in colored pencil and pastel. 3.5 x 5 inches. Graphite on 60lb sketch paper.
katerina Koukiotis says: so lovely! ~ Reply?
replied to this: Thank you so much!
mikka says: I quite like the color tests for the roses, and look forward to seeing how they turn out. ~ Reply?
replied to this: Thank you! The rose is most extraordinary, starting out a tangerine orange and yellow, followed by a rosy peach and fading out to a white with pink specks.
Jenny Heidewald says: How did I miss this one? You ever get around to finishing this? The pastel/colored pencil coloring is really lovely. ~ Reply?
replied to this: Thanks! The yellows really go fluorescent on screen. One of these days I'll get back to her. :)
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