Inktober: Ring

Painting of Saturn in Black InkI think my posts for Inktober are going to be a bit delayed depending on my access to a scanner, but here is my drawing/painting for the first prompt: Ring. I decided to try a quick drawing of Saturn, which turned into a painting, but it’s done entirely in black ink (with a bit of white ink for the moons of Saturn).

I used small drawing pad of mine that was not well suited for the wet ink wash I did. I also used Winsor and Newton’s black Indian ink and some Higgins white ink.

Watercolor Kitten

Watercolor painting of kittenHere’s a kitten that I sketched out in pencil first and outlined in black ink. I then colored it in with my Pelikan watercolor set. I was experimenting with layering colors and attempted to give this one a more cartoony/illustration look. I recently got a bottle of Higgins white ink, which is what I used for the whiskers, but they’re a bit transparent.

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