|After laying down the sky I added a skin tone and blocked out the dress shape.|
|A few more additions including that garish yellow. To tone down the yellow I added a strong neutral to the suitcases. This is when things started to get away from me.|
|Here is where the print sat for over a week while I pondered how to make some sense out of the bottom half of this image. Everything seemed all too flat and not very interesting.|
|While this is not the final print, it is close. I am happy with the addition of the cityscape and have added a few more details here and there.|
|Here are all the stencils I used, (most, more than once!) to complete this print.|
How did I spend my time while taking a break from the above print? Why, doodling and sketching of course! Lots of little drawings like this:
Next up, a woodblock print using the Japanese water-based technique moku hanga. I'd like to have the blocks carved by this time next week. Ready, set, go!