Saturday, May 17, 2014

Froggy went a courtin'

While browsing the internet (I seem to do an awful lot of that) I found a quick and easy way to draw a frog. Not a lifelike frog but a cutesy little frog. I also had seen another tutorial for how to color with colored pencils.

Armed with my new found knowledge and my home made color mist I set out to create a masterpiece. I wish I would have taken a few more pictures as I was going along but I was having too much fun to think of that.

I got it this far and thought I was done

Then I kept going back and tweaking it a bit more. I shaded, I erased I added some more shadows and then I decided it was done

I started this by spraying the blue and green color mist on to a plain piece of paper for the background. The rest was done with colored pencils.

14 comments:

  1. I have drawn this frog with the girls!! But your background is fabulous!!

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  2. GET out of town!!!!! This is so adorable...:)JP

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  3. That is the cutest frog ever. You did such a good job. Who ever thought that a frog would have that much personality and that one does. Have you named him/her?? Have a great week end.

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  4. That is the cutest frog! LOVE it!
    I like the misting effect in your painting :)

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  5. Hey - very cute!
    But now I have that song stuck in my head...
    xo Catherine

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  6. Again, Jerry is a moron for giving you such hard time about being so crafty. Of course, your efforts with Froggy here lean more toward the artistic side of things, but Jerry is still a moron!

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  7. It's an adorable little frog. You are so talented. I love him.

    Have a fabulous day and weekend. My best to Duke. ♥♥♥

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  8. This would make a great greetings card for a frog lover, very cute.
    Briony
    x

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  9. That turned out so cute! That style of art would make fabulous cards!

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  10. The frog is really cute! It turned out very well

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  11. He is a cute little fellow! Have you tried kissing him? ;-)

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  12. LOVE him! I like his smiley face--they really DO have smiley faces, you know.

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