Nine Lives Studio - Ellen Miffitt
Sumi-e, Collage, Mixed Media, Watercolor Pencil, PMC Jewelry, Block Prints and Art Instruction

Mushrooms, watercolor

I've played with this image before. I photographed these when I lived in New Hampshire.

The mushrooms were drawn with Frisket. After dropping color for the backgroud I covered it with syran wrap. When it was dry I removed the plastic and painted the branch. I tore pieces of waxed paper and covered the branch. Watercolor pencil helped form leaf shapes...