Monday, November 30, 2009

Fall Leaves & Praying Mantis - Laura Gillis

I hope everyone had a wonderful Thanksgiving.... there is so much to be thankful for.


One thing I am thankful for is that I got a surprise day off so I had a little extra time this weekend. So, I got back to nature and did the praying mantis (one of my favorite insects) and some fall leaves.


Fall leaves from the park... a sweet gum and a burr oak. Ink & watercolor on Hemp paper in the nature journal.

A praying mantis for the Bug Book... ink & watercolor in the Moleskine watercolor journal

4 comments:

  1. You are so talented! Love the sketch of the leaves, lovely!

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  2. Two lovely sketches Laura! Just LOVE those little feet!

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  3. How alive these look against the toned paper!

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