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Tamar R. Beecher

"Out for a Swim" by Tamar R. Beecher

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A sea dragon, by the name of Cortez, takes a relaxing swim through the ocean.  He is not concerned about much of anything and is quite content.  He sat as just his head for ages in my sketchbook.  I finally sat down and finished him!  I used Derwent Watercolour Pencils on 140 lb Cotman Water Colour Paper. I'm liking this watercolor pencil thing a lot. I wasn't a watercolor fan for a long time (me doing it not others artwork).  I guess I just had a lousy art teacher when I first learned to use watercolors.  I am much happier now that I'm getting the hang of it.


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11 Jan 2006:-) Jean Kogok
*First Comment Curtsey* This is wonderful! It feels peaceful and you've done a great job with the watercolors!

:-) Tamar R. Beecher replies: "Thank you very much. I am no longer afraid of watercolors, at least with the pencils. I still have to work with real watercolors more though."
1 Apr 2008:-) Celeste ´Saphira´ Rigelhof
this looks nice! 1 Cortez is a nice name for him! 1 is he friendly? he looks like he is1
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'Out for a Swim':
 • Created by: :-) Tamar R. Beecher
 • Copyright: ©Tamar R. Beecher. All rights reserved!

 • Keywords: Dragon, Dragons, Ocean, Pencil, Pencils, Pink, Sea, Swimming, Water, Watercolor, Watercolors, Watercolour, Watercolours
 • Categories: Dragons, Drakes, Wyverns, etc
 • Techniques: Watercolour
 • Submitted: 2005-12-13 04:36:55
 • Views: 535
 • Resolution: 750x603

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