I is for Impressionism

Thursday, September 13th, 2012

I is for Impressionism, calligraphic illumination by Amy Crook

I is for Impressionism, calligraphic illumination by Amy Crook

This one was an interesting challenge, because it’s definitely outside of my usual painting style. The first go was determined to stay firmly at the ass point, but this one came together once I gave it a little more love. I think the bright shine of silver on it is what really makes the piece.

I is for Impressionism, 5″x5″ Japanese watercolor and glitter gel pen on paper.

I is for Impressionism, detail, by Amy Crook

I is for Impressionism, detail, by Amy Crook

Above you can see the silver highlights shining on the page. Below, you can see it in a frame on a bookshelf saying, “HI!” with last week’s H.

H is for Heraldry & I is for Impressionism, framed art by Amy Crook

H is for Heraldry & I is for Impressionism, framed art by Amy Crook

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