Playing with watercolors

A group that I am involved in has been posting step by step tutorials. One of the members had put together a nice one on how she works with traditional tattoo watercolors. It was informative and looked like fun so it inspired me to take yet another bash at watercolors.

I will leave out the step by step information and just put the pictures up here. If you have any questions let me know.

I had fun, but don’t have any plans at all to do anything else with watercolors for a while. Antiquing the paper was by far the best part.


At this point in the process I got frustrated with waiting for the layers of tea to dry. It was late and so I didn’t want to take a hair dryer to it and wake anyone else up in the house. Jessie told me if I was bored, I should draw on her for a while… so we went and watched “Better Off Dead”, I drew on her and waited until morning to get back to the watercolors.

Nice and dry and ready to experiment with:


Jackalope watercolor in progress

~ by justteejay on September 5, 2011.

2 Responses to “Playing with watercolors”

  1. Im always amazed when I see what you do on people with just Sharpie

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