Drawing challenge: reef

January 23, 2016

Hi guys,
I’m so happy Katrin called this week’s drawing challenge: reef.
Come with me in the blue light of the morning to see if we might catch a little of the magic of the reef.

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Tiptoe into the dining room.

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There’s the magic journal.

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Let’s open it and maybe we can catch a glimpse of the blue watery depth of a reef.

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Oh my gosh! Just as we suspected. While we slept, mermaids were tickling jellyfish.

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But now our tea is ready.

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And the washed brushes have dried and are waiting for another day of painting.

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So we must leave the mermaids in their reefy blue and get on with our soon to be golden day. Come swim over to Katrin’s and see everyone’s salty creations. đŸ˜€

Art: black ink on two pages of my journaling book, chalks

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12 Comments

  • Reply tinyWOOLF January 23, 2016 at 7:51 am

    clever so-and-so! :-).
    such deep rich blue, perfect for that blue morning hour, which i caught my end this week too…
    i wasn’t down into the reef yet, but i could’ve been…
    n
    good luck diving, love!

  • Reply Tammie January 23, 2016 at 7:53 am

    thank you for the lovely wander into the depths
    just a gorgeous and magical piece

  • Reply Ariana January 23, 2016 at 8:04 am

    I enjoyed this, visual step by step journey.

  • Reply rie Smith January 23, 2016 at 8:41 am

    Gorgeous!

  • Reply eric January 23, 2016 at 8:43 am

    Your “mermaids tickling jellyfish”drawing made me smile. – eric

  • Reply Ariane Reichardt January 23, 2016 at 2:50 pm

    Dear Veronica,
    ahhh, those depth, deep blue, where one can find mermaids tickling jellyfish… fantastic, ya, magic. Wonderful painting!
    Love, Ariane

  • Reply Patrice A. January 24, 2016 at 12:42 am

    ooh….. that beautiful blue light
    and thanks for the tour
    love the drawing
    … smile….
    mermaids tickling jellyfish
    so poetic

    xx

  • Reply Marian January 24, 2016 at 9:39 am

    Wonderful, thank you…. mx

  • Reply tanĂ¯a January 24, 2016 at 11:12 am

    Uuuugh, that deeply deepest blue, those lucent jellyfish, that face and the light! So magic, I felt like an adventuring child!

  • Reply Carole Reid January 24, 2016 at 6:44 pm

    Ooooh Veronica, peeking through the door to see your beautiful deep blue sea with mermaids and jellyfish was such a treat. Thank you.

  • Reply daryledelstein January 25, 2016 at 4:52 am

    brava!!!!!!!

  • Reply Julie@frogpondfarm February 7, 2016 at 3:05 pm

    Oh I just love this! I can hear you talking .. and your photography is just beautiful Veronica. Clever girl .. massive hugs

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