Congratulations to Carol Welsh from Flowers, Trees, & Other Such Gifts of Nature for winning my Valentines Day Print Giveaway! Thank you to everyone that entered, if you want to see more of my drawings, pop over to my Etsy store at: http://www.etsy.com/shop/ArtbyTheLittleLeaf Thanks!

Hanging Flower Drawing

Yay I’m back into Shoot it, Sketch it after a few weeks without drawing. Slowly getting into the swing of things! I cant believe its New Years Eve – I’m so excited about what 2013 has in store for me! Make sure you come back tomorrow to check out my 2012 Blog recap :) This photo was taken at the Botanical gardens this week, I noticed this flower hanging down caught in the middle of a web. I love how… Read more »

Purple Flower

Its Shoot it, Sketch it Monday again already! I had taken a photo of this interesting little purple flower & I thought it would look awesome in watercolour. I’ve also added my own personal touches by drawing over top, I think its made my drawing pop a bit more. This new feature is a good discipline to keep me drawing & help me to explore new ways to do so. Hop over to Clouds of Colour to check out Bec’s Shoot it, Sketch it for today. We… Read more »

Orange bunch of flowers pattern

I thought I would have another play with pattern making, Now every drawing I do I just think about what it would look like in a pattern! I love this one with all the lines from the stalks, the brightness, the contrast between the orange the white & the black. What do you think?