My coloring progress for today:
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1 – darken outer section of blue center
2 – add darker shadows to yellow “petals”
3 – add white highlights to blue section
4 – tone down white highlights to blue section
5 – add brown/gold shading to yellow “petals”
6 – add brown/gold shading to yellow ring around center
7 – add darker shading to purple center
8 – add white highlights to purple center and yellow “petals”
9 – full view of today’s progress
Essentially I finished the updates to Primrose #2 by adding more depth (shading and shadows) and details (highlights) to the center section using markers and gel pens. Next step involves adhering it to a primed (and yet to be painted) wood panel. I’ll save that for another day.
Check out Day 1’s Progress.
Check out Day 2’s Progress.
And just so you can see the difference, here’s where I started:
And here’s today’s:
Read about the “Primrose Mandala” as this week’s Mandala of the Week.
About the Mandalas of the Day:
I post a variety of in-progress art for that day which can include mandalas from the Mandala of the Week, the Mandala of the Month, the Mandala of the Year, or the Mandala Meditation Stones.
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