COCOSKIES | An art blog: An injection of Summer

7.5.12

An injection of Summer


Gouache paint.
I can't believe my first year of University has almost gone by already! It has seriously flown. In a way I'm glad, I feel like I've needed a proper break for a while. I think it's important to come back nice and refreshed or you'll just end up feeling apathetic towards whatever you're doing.

So today I decided to treat myself to a bit of art after completing a philosophy essay that took a lot longer than I anticipated. It was kind of weird at first, I had a bit of an artistic block because I hadn't done anything in so long. But after browsing Pinterest for a bit I felt inspired. I wanted to do something bright and summery, so here's the result.

Oh also! I now have a Society 6 account. So if you're interested in getting this particular watercolour design as an iphone case, laptop/ipad skin or print then head over there!

5 comments :

  1. Iffa @ The Eastern Pearl7 May 2012 at 22:25

    I recently stumbled across your blog and I LOVE it! I love the layout to the content and everything in between! Your art is just impeccable and your blog is simply the epitome of perfection! I am your newest, most avid follower, I look forward to reading your future posts. I would love it if you could perhaps follow me back too?

    Love from, THE EASTERN PEARL

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  2. This is pretty! It reminds me of some sort of tropical flavoured drink, haha.
    I'm so envious of everyone whose uni year is almost over... even though I just got back!

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  3. Yes I see what you mean haha, like some sort of pink grapefruit drink? :P
    I forget that everyone starts Uni at different times, I've always just presumed that everyone starts in September.
    xxx

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  4. Awww thank you, that's one of the nicest comments I've ever had! xxx

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  5. Emily Charlotte24 May 2012 at 21:04

    I LOVE THIS! A few months ago I saw a gorgeous painting at an art show that was really similar to this with all the tropical colours, I went back to buy it but it had already been snapped up- this just reminded me how much I loved it. Wish I had talent like this! xx

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