Dancing Diva

One of Carla Sonheim’s art techniques is to draw a simple outline of anything and find a “creature” within the lines. It’s completely addictive and anyone can do it. Before you know it you see imaginary critters in everything (shadows, clouds, trees, linoleum). This diva started as the outline of a dead leaf.

Dancing Diva
(5″ x 5″ pen and ink and watercolor)
Displayed artwork © 2012 Kim Reading. All rights reserved.

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3 responses to “Dancing Diva

  1. So you turn a dead leaf into an adorable singing bird creature…. quite a metaphor to me and I love the way you “see” … and I love this technique !!!

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