I had some of my small paintings printed off in larger print formats recently, hoping I could pop them into my Etsy shop and call it a day. That worked out for one of the three prints, but the other two really needed a little something before I can sell them. In little tiny format, they’re cute and nice, and I like them. In larger format, they needed some extra zing.
I did some watercolor zing experimentation last night, and I had two successes (in my opinion). Witness the zing:
And (check out that freshly painted, beautiful red door in the background):
I will admit that I ruined 3 prints of the same leaf painting. There are ugly blobs and “oops” moments galore on those pages, but I do like these two, and I think they have a lot more life than their former selves. Yay!