” Live Life as an exclamation, not an explanation!” — Unknown
Today’s Illustrated Journal Page
I came across the above quote early this morning and immediately jotted it down in my newly started art journal. Ideas for illustrating it flowed through my head all morning, and then I thought of the beautiful, cheery northern cardinal.
The two just seemed to fit.
It was a quick draw and watercolor job — 15 minutes — in which I went for boldness and not perfection. I think the fellow is a little humpbacked.
Bean’s Pat: Red Rock Hike http://tinyurl.com/a63twt2 My broken ankle is still not up to trails, so for now I’ll just have to do them from an armchair. But then this also brought back memories because I’ve taken a few hikes in the Sedona area. Catch one if you can.