:A Girl and Balloons, Part 2:

8.16.2009


My sketch from several nights ago. Here she is with a little bit of color added. There are so many colors that I could've gone with for her dress but I stuck with lavender. Maybe it's because my blog's theme is pale grape-y tones, maybe it's because purple is the color of the island of Kaua'i (where I grew up), or maybe it's because I still have lavender plants on my brain...I'm gonna grow some on my lanai out back. I read somewhere that Maui grows its own lavender. It would be awesome to support local farmers here in Hawaii. As I am typing, listening to Pandora.com, Bing Crosby is singing "Young at Heart"...it adds a bit of whimsy to this post :) ♥



2 comments :

  1. I like the purple shades in your blog!did you draw the butterflies too? They're very pretty! I wish butterflies were of all colors! Ooh and yes you should grow some lavendar!--ooh and cherry tomatoes!

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  2. Hi Hillary, the butterfly is not a drawing, unfortunately I cannot draw that realistic :) and I will grow lavender and possibly vegetables. You should too :)

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