Sketchbook Project "Down My Street" – Last Part

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The Sketchbook is complete and went to NY Art House. It was fun project that required good preparation, the ability to stick to one thing; and, finish meeting a deadline. Watercolor and ink is not what I usually do. Neither the sketch-like paintings. Therefore, I was challenging myself by braking the comfort zone. At the end it was very helpful to me as I taught myself to loosen up and fight my perfectionist nature by painting fast and almost “careless”. It was also fun to use ink with watercolors. I think it gives cheerful cartoon-ish look to the sketches. Each sketch took not more than 15-20 minutes. 38 pieces completed. Love the outcome!!…………………………………4″x5.5″ Watercolor on Paper, 90lb Cold Press

15 thoughts on “Sketchbook Project "Down My Street" – Last Part

  1. Dear Irina,
    Thank you so much. You took me to your place by art work! I'm very happy to know what's you've gained from this experience. Go ahead!!
    Best wishes, Sadami

  2. Many Congratulations Irina, on finishing such a project. As you said, it is not your usual style but I really loved it. Happy New Year. Love and Hugs xx

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