Okay so there I was practicing with a new water color brush. I was doodling some letters. It takes practice to handle the brush and so I was thinking maybe do something for the series. The problem is nothing came out right. Then it hit me the H. I love the swirl and the heart detail. I hadn’t even planned for it. Important lesson is to practice and play.
Cry happy tears if I want to… yes today is my birthday. I am loving loving life. Okay so the picture I had imagined for this birthday doesn’t exactly look like I imagined it but… I did some painting last night and realized something important. I didn’t use a pencil to sketch. I just tested out various brushes. I was carefree and jut drew. Wrote different words some of conversation that was happening around me at that moment.
Here they are
This is the first time I painted letters this way and I loved it. I think of what it will look with tons of practice. Yeah I think I finally figured out what I want to do and maybe answer the question. What is my purpose in life? I love writing and thinking about my purpose. Why not combine that with the thrill I get when I hold a paint brush in my hand and create what I want. I am a hand lettering artist. That’s worth celebrating!
Oh quick update…I will be decorating a pumpkin, hand lettering projects, maybe using pumpkin seeds or candy corn to build letter forms and so on. Oh and hand lettering from my favorite place of course Disneyland.
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