I got another of my little 8x10" Curiosities pieces finished tonight. You might remember this background from a while ago:
I finally got around to adding to it, and I'm still obsessed with my little blue fan:
It was actually really hard to draw over the transfer, and I ended up having to build up the layers painstakingly slowly. I wanted it to look sort of like an old illustration. A bit vintage-y. So I like how the pattern shows through the pencil areas.
Here are a few random close-ups of my favourite bits:
I'm still toying with the idea of adding some words to this one. I think it needs it, but I don't want to wreck it! I'll have to come back to it.
Ok, back to drawing!