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tag for all posts about creation and creativity: creating drawings, work in progress, news about my artistic life!

little green character and science house watercolor gouache
Posted by Bia Watanabe | 20 June 2016

Today, I will write about the question that’s on my mind…  when I decided to move from academia to arts (and perhaps teach children now). It may be a surprise...

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warm colored flowers
Posted by Bia Watanabe | 16 June 2016

I have found very beautiful flowers around my grandmother’s house. I’ve decided to pick some of them and took some pictures to remember their warm colors in memory … This...

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details of an ink horse drawing
Posted by Bia Watanabe | 13 June 2016

This drawing is part of a series with animals created using colored pens and India ink (permanent and really dark). There were no sketches, only the brush and the ink...

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watercolor colonial reference house drawing
Posted by Bia Watanabe | 11 June 2016

That’s the house next door to my grandmother’s! It is in colonial style, with old roof tiles and wooden doors and windows. One day I woke up and wanted to...

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studying colorful red yellow blue dogs
Posted by Bia Watanabe | 24 May 2016

Here are some quick dog drawings I made. I do not know if you can notice but there are only three different dogs all the time! heheh I have changed...

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watercolor cat studies wip
Posted by Bia Watanabe | 23 May 2016

I was studying last week how to draw cats. In fact, to be more precise, Ozzy, the cat of my cousin and her friend! I got some pictures of this...

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cats, dogs, lizard and turtle together
Posted by Bia Watanabe | 24 April 2016

Here is a drawing based on different animals I saw at my grandmother’s house: dogs, cats, lizard, turtle … I wondered how they could all be together in one image, being friendly and...

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quilling details in purple and blue
Posted by Bia Watanabe | 24 April 2016

quilling image in purple and blue tones, referring to a night garden. Papers of 3mm wide were used in this creation by bia watanabe.

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watercolor and ink wood burning stove drawing
Posted by Bia Watanabe | 24 April 2016

Drawing in watercolor and ink of an old wood stove. Kitchen, pots and firewood at my Grandma’s house 🙂

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my dog poses after destroying elizabethan collar
Posted by Bia Watanabe | 24 April 2016

A photo of my dog, Little Bread, after some adventures. He made more mess to get rid of his Elizabethan collar!

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