These two paintings for Watercolor Wednesdays and the CBIG blog are from a YA zombie graphic novel I’m working on, starring Sheila the Zombie Cheerleader. The graphic novel isn’t in watercolor, but I thought I’d do some zombie watercolors this month because Watercolor Wednesdays has school prompts every week.
Sheila’s first day back at school was yesterday. (She wouldn’t let me
post her first day picture last week. If I did, she said she’d, “eat my
brains!”) Sheila’s best friend Amanda suffered through the first day
with her. Here’s their first day picture, which Sheila said I could post
Sheila and Amanda are talking about the new teacher in the next picture:
The black line for both images is acrylic paint and the color is
watercolor crayon. I love watercolor crayons because they make me feel
like a kid again. I get to color with crayons, then paint. Fun!
Maybe next week I’ll do crayon resist … or maybe not. Halloween is coming, and ghosts are a whole lot of fun for crayon resist.