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Rosie limited palette watercolor portrait

This is from my little bin of "it is starting to fall apart, so I will put it away for a later day." LOL I dont put alot of pieces in the big round "bin" because my husband just rescues them for his stash anyways. HAHAHAHA This is another watercolor portrait of a child using a limited color palette for her skin tones and just bumping up the color in the hair.
Anyways here is this weeks project "Rosie"

2.5 * 3.5 inch
watercolor on 140lb CP Arches


Have a Happy Day :)

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  1. Un doux visage... Des couleurs flamboyantes superbes.
    Gros bisous

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