Sunday, December 13, 2009

114-single flower digital art

I painted this single flower digital art in corel-photo-paint.

Friday, December 4, 2009

113-Colorful Parrot Digital Painting

Colorful Parrot Digital Painting was done in twisted brush program .

It was a wonderful experience to paint this beautiful parrot.

I had been away from my painting tools as I was busy finishing 2 squidoo lenses to promote my products from REFLECTIONS,my zazzle store.

It was interesting to do the lenses.It was another way to show my creativity.I was able to highlight my best designs .It gives me immense pleasure to create new designs for REFLECTIONS,as it is an expression of my artistic self.

Wednesday, November 25, 2009

112-zentangle design

Today I tried doing a zentangle design.I have been reading about it at many blogs and wanted to try drawing it.It does help you become calm as you focus on drawing the design.

Monday, November 23, 2009

111-Poppy digital painting

Today ,I did a poppy digital painting.I painted seeing a reference photograph from wetcanvas forum as a guidance.

Sunday, November 22, 2009

110-colorful abstract acrylic painting

I had a great time doing this colorful abstract acrylic painting on paper.It was fun doing free form painting and then scribbling with the back of the brush on the wet paint .

Saturday, November 21, 2009

109-Abstract ink blot sketch

Leah's post yesterday brought back old memories(college days) of playing with ink blots and I enjoyed doing today's art. I dropped green and brown ink on a sheet of paper and blew over them to create abstract shapes,then filled the place around with doodles .
I did the sketch on a white sheet but the digital photo is a cream shade.

Friday, November 20, 2009

108-quick digital floral doodle

A quick digital floral doodle I did while doing another painting on a larger format.

Wednesday, November 18, 2009

107-pink orchid digital art

Pink orchid painting done in twisted brush program.Painting with the digital brushes also gave me a similar feeling(calm,relaxing and wonderful) to working in the traditional style on canvas.
It is 11.30 pm and I'm winding down with a painting.

Wednesday, November 11, 2009

105-106-twisted brush digital paintings

I have done both these digital paintings using twisted brush program.

105- cardinal

I did this painting on sunday from the image given at wetcanvas forum for the weekly challenge.

106-violet flowers

I did this painting today to share at CEDM.
I enjoyed participating in this creative challenge last year and hope to do the same this year too!

Tuesday, November 10, 2009

104-Terracotta horse in watercolors

A Terracotta horse at home made a wonderful study for my watercolor painting.

Friday, November 6, 2009

103-Floral Digital art

This is a quick Floral Digital art I did last night.I painted the florals in twisted brush.It was a relaxing exercise to paint in a loose style.

Sunday, November 1, 2009

102-watercolor painting of old barn

I did this watercolor painting of the old barn,today for a challenge at wet canvas..I am picking up my brushes after a long time and I hope to improve my painting skills by participating in WDEs at the wet canvas forum.I realized while doing this painting how you lose the easy strokes in painting when you have a break in doing art on paper.

Thursday, October 29, 2009

101-colorful Abstract art

I did this abstract painting in twisted brush.This painting was inspired by a friend's post on fall colors.I liked the painting a lot and have used it at my store REFLECTIONS products.You can see them over here

Monday, October 26, 2009

098,099,100- 3 different studies in acrylics



100-still life

These 3 acrylic paintings are works done as practice paintings to get the feel of working in that medium.

Thursday, October 22, 2009

097-pink lotus watercolors

Doing a watercolor painting after ages (10 years)
Blogging and our new digital camera are 2 reasons for me to take up my brush again.
Blogging helps to share my works and the feedback is encouraging.
It is great that I am able to take photos of my works and upload them immediately.

Thursday, October 15, 2009

096- 3 flowers in acrylics

This is an acrylic painting I did today on canvas paper 4" x 8".I am painting with acrylics after a very long time and I am sure my work shows it! I felt very happy after doing the painting and hope to start painting on canvas more often.

Tuesday, October 13, 2009

095-decorative art

This is a decorative pen sketch of mine done as a doodle on paper.

Monday, October 12, 2009

094-A quick floral sketch

This is a quick sketch I did in my journal . It is a nice feeling to paint on paper.I have been doing more of digitals nowadays and painting on paper was wonderful!

Tuesday, October 6, 2009

090-093-Designs on paper

I love to draw patterns with pen on paper and these are a few of them.
Drawing freehand on paper relaxes you and increases your creativity.
The designs become the base for larger patterns or spark the process for other patterns.

Wednesday, September 30, 2009

089-Red Tree in acrylics

The red tree is an Acrylic painting done on canvas board-11" x 14".
I did this painting in a quick impressionist style to demonstrate acrylic painting to a friend.
I have just got my new digital camera and am excited to upload my paintings on the net.Till now I could only share my digital works.Now I can share my works done in different mediums.

Wednesday, September 9, 2009

084-088 - digitally framed

I have done the paintings both in corel and photoshop. I learnt to create the frame effect from a tutorial online.


I painted the brown toned painting in corel photo paint and then applied filters to acheive the red toned painting.

Monday, August 31, 2009

072-081-Digital Abstract Art Series

Today I had a wonderful time doing this Digital Abstract Art Series .It just flowed from one to the next.Creating Digital Art is exciting offering so many ways to experiment. I painted the first painting -072-in the traditional method with oil brush in TwistedBrush.Then came the exciting part of applying blending and filters to create new artworks073-081.I felt happy and relaxed after an hour of painting this Digital Abstract Art Series.












Friday, August 28, 2009

071-100/100 Praise

Congradulations Sandy for reaching your 100th challenge at TGIF.You get 100/100 for your efforts and creations.Your challenges have been inspiring and motivating me to create new artworks.Today has not been different.I enjoyed creating this mandala design with100/100 highlighted in the centre.Thanks to you I have a new design to add to my storeREFLECTIONS at zazzle.

100/100 Praise stickers,buttons,keychains and magnets.
100/100-full marks for your efforts.
Shower praise for work well done at home,at school,at work.
Show your appreciation to your family,friends and collegues.
You can use it to motivate yourself too!

Thursday, August 27, 2009

070-Abstract art with quote

"Don’t waste time waiting for inspiration.
Begin, and inspiration will find you.”
- H. Jackson Brown

This quote is my inspiration for this design.The background is a digital abstract done by me with the saying added to it.This Digital painting is for Theme Thursday's challenge this week to create art with quote or sayings.
This digital painting is an abstract painting done in twisted brush and the saying and border added to it in photoshop.
I felt the design to be apt to motivate one while working on the computer and I have used the design as a motivational mousepad design for sale at REFLECTIONS,my zazzle store.