Artist's Journal

Botanical Illustration

  • Botanical Illustration #6

    Today’s color palette came from a Firepot Dahlia inspired by a lovely photo courtesy of @chicagobotanic I mixed it up a bit today and created a flower on Adobe Illustrator and colors it in. It was fun but I felt a bit constricted to color in the lines. The goal is for these draw... View Post
  • Botanical Illustration #5

    This lovely palette inspiration photo came from @zotova8910 and I used the color palette generator from @canva I may need to rethink my challenge. I get very frustrated at how fast 30 minutes goes by and the allotted time slot in my day for drawing is when the kids are doing homework...easy to ... View Post
  • Botanical Illustration #3

    The inspiration for this color palette was from @colorcrushcreative. They are very tranquil colors like the ocean 🌊 or sea glass. I was inspired buy thinking of a mermaid's tail.   What do these colors make you think of? The goal is for these drawings to help inspire new works for my Blossom... View Post
  • Botanical Illustration #2

    Todays color palette was tricky for me. But I pushed thru and did my 30 mins of doodling as I said I would and in the end there were several little things I learned that made it worth it. Thanks to @flowers_nirvana for posting the photo from @lunaleaf0716 and @canva for the color palette generat... View Post
  • Botanical Illustration #1

    One of my resolutions for 2018 is to do botanical illustration drawings based off a color palette inspiration that is either from a photo, a flower, or a resource like Color Crush Creative. The drawing is to be free flow creative sketching coming from my minds eye to the paper.  It does not have... View Post