Hippo Swimming Painting – Watercolours 🌸 artistbybeauty

Swimming in either a river or at the beach is one of my favourite outdoor activities to do. I have always loved the water, deeply as funny as that may sound. Since I was little I would challenge myself every time I went swimming to go deeper into the water. I liked to pretend I … Continue reading Hippo Swimming Painting – Watercolours 🌸 artistbybeauty

Sleeping Penguin Painting – Watercolours 🌸 artistbybeauty

Penguins have always been one of my favourite birds. I love how they swim, play and slide across ice on their belly. Isn't it just the sweetest thing that you have ever seen? I know I find it both sweet and funny ❤ I have always appreciated penguins for many reasons. First they are family … Continue reading Sleeping Penguin Painting – Watercolours 🌸 artistbybeauty

Sleeping Bear Painting 🌸 artistbybeauty

Bears are adorable ❤ Particularly teddy bears haha. Soft, fuzzy and cuddly - a 3 word recipe for the perfect teddy bear. I love my teddy bear so much! I have had him my whole life. He was a gift from my Grandfather to me when I was a newborn. Lately I have become addicted … Continue reading Sleeping Bear Painting 🌸 artistbybeauty

Tropical Fish Painting 🌸 artistbybeauty

Snorkelling is one of my favourite activities to do when I go on holiday. I usually travel to somewhere warm and tropical. I particularly love to travel to islands in the South Pacific Ocean area ❤ The ocean makes me feel calm, free and open to new ways of thinking. I think it is the … Continue reading Tropical Fish Painting 🌸 artistbybeauty

Seahorse Painting 🌸 artistbybeauty

Seahorses fascinate me as they are tiny, have a head shaped like a horse and swim about in the ocean so elegantly. They really are adorable and beautiful. Kind of like the fairies of the sea as they float about gracefully 🙂 The proportions of a seahorse is balanced, having the seahorse swim well while … Continue reading Seahorse Painting 🌸 artistbybeauty

Sea Turtle Speed Painting 🌸 artistbybeauty

Somehow turtles seem to have always made their way into my life. If I look far back, the first turtle related show that connected with me was TMNT - Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. You know the cartoon, where four turtles mutate, train, and grow while living in the sewers. They also love to eat lots … Continue reading Sea Turtle Speed Painting 🌸 artistbybeauty

Smiling Cat Art Watercolours 🌸 artistbybeauty

Watercolour art is growing on me! For the past month or so I have been creating art using watercolours more than oil or acrylic paints. This is weird for me as acrylics are my go-to art media when painting 😊 I enjoy drawing and painting different things. It can be people, animals, objects and nature. … Continue reading Smiling Cat Art Watercolours 🌸 artistbybeauty

Flower Art – Playing with Watercolours 🌸 artistbybeauty

Flowers are gentle, beautiful and elegant. From the petals, stem, to the leaves – each one of us can appreciate the beauty of a flower. Nature is wonderful to draw inspiration from when it comes to creating art. I do find it a lot of fun to paint flowers, as you can put minimal detail … Continue reading Flower Art – Playing with Watercolours 🌸 artistbybeauty

Learning New Skills – Painting with Watercolours🌸 artistbybeauty

Creating art is a great way to relax and come up with ideas for future projects. Art does not have to be perfect. It can be as simple as scribbling using a pen or a doing quick sketch with a pencil. You do not have to be an artist to draw or paint. Its good … Continue reading Learning New Skills – Painting with Watercolours🌸 artistbybeauty

Artist painting techniques – BOOK

Art books are a great way to start learning as a beginner or expand on your existing art skills. I love reading art books. Learning new techniques from different sources is great, as everybody has a different style of teaching. Watercolours, acrylics, and oils are favourite media's of mine. My most favourite media to use … Continue reading Artist painting techniques – BOOK