real watercolor

He studies rainbows



oh yeah, i almost forgot, i went to the svt fanmeet in manila back in aug 14 with @mhaikkun!!! i drew and gave her these hansol (and seokmin) watercolor polaroids as my part for our art trade ^q^

Hope you guys aren’t tired of seeing this by now cause daaaang my sketch and lineart already got /around/ (omg I’m still so touched and surprised about all the love they got ty all)

I am just. so happy. with the colors. And these two. just. ughhhhh


The other day @noradove asked me if I had any advice for painting backgrounds or using watercolor in general.  To be honest, I’m still learning how to paint backgrounds, but I decided to compile a little list of things I’ve learned while using watercolor and gouache.  I hope some of these bullet points might be useful to others!

Like all “rules,” take these with a grain of salt.  These tips work for me – what works for you could be completely different! But check beneath the cut for some lessons I’ve learned!

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