Monday, September 29, 2014

Adding Words to my Watercolor Travel Journals

Hi! Jacqueline here.  I love to combine words with my sketches and paintings in my watercolor travel journals.  It is like keeping an art diary.  I look for interesting painting shapes giving places for my words to wrap around and to go in and out.  Often, before I start a watercolor painting, I will make sure that there is a nice design to the painting just so I can write down my thoughts and feelings about the places that I am visiting.  Here are a few examples of how I combine words and watercolor in my journals: