Wednesday, June 30, 2010

Heading Out!- Pen & Ink Drawing with Colored Pencil

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drawing copyright Judith Nijholt-Strong
"Heading Out!" (whelk shell drawing) - approx. size: 5" x 5"
Sakura Pigma Micron pen & ink, Talen's Van Gogh colored pencils
Fabriano paper

Taking advice from the whelk shell that I drew this morning, I'm heading out too on this lovely summer day!

Summer days, like this one, are just too nice to stay inside ...

photo copyright Auke Nijholt
Our back garden.
Utrecht, Netherlands - June 2010.

We're enjoying the beautiful weather while it lasts, for you never know when you'll have a summer full of rain in the Netherlands! Sacha, my kat-in-klompen, is enjoying it too. Sacha hangs out, (usually hunting), under the shade of the trees. You can barely see her out there until the bushes or trees begin to shake - then you can be sure she's after something. lol

:o)
tot ziens!
('til we see you again)
Judy & Sacha
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