It all started when I messed up this watercolor
I made a sketch of the drawing, which became more simplified
I used my carved willow sticks to apply ink in simplified strokes to get the essence of the sketch
At the end the character was different so I don’t know which I like best but I think the black and white 🙂
We are a group of 150 artists and illustrators that share work and techniques
we often “play” challenges like this in which we limit the materials and try to come up with something creative, then play a guessing game to see who drew what.
We call it Sherlock. In this case, we limited the challenge to just a few list of materials and one color