You can’t see it from the scan, but I put gold leaf on the one ring and shimmer on Gandalf’s staff stone, Gimli’s axe head, and the gold decorative details of Boromir’s shirt. I’ll post close ups on instagram. (@empressdragon)
Sometimes when I am practicing, I will have several days of success followed by several days of failure. I think I am in a failure period. I’ve been distracted and uninspired but I practice every day anyway. I really believe that making marks – even the uninspired ones – brings the next period of growth. So here’s the sort of flat and wonky queen of hearts.