SRapallo, Bluebird's Nest

Bluebird´s Nest

Bluebird’s  Nest I totally forgot to fetch my pencil case at home when I came to work today, as I usually do. The only available pen in my bag was a Montblanc Meisterstuck filled with a turquoise ink, which I also like very much – the pen and the ink. Today´s prompt is ¨Woody¨… well, blue is not a woody hue, so the solution…

SRapallo, Pea Soup, wartercolor, 2017.

London Pea Soup

London Pea Soup   Today’s prompt on World Watercolor Group is “Hazy”. Good for learning and training a new technique or at least some reflection over the theme. For this challenging subject I choose the fatal episode in England’s History to illustrate the effect of a green smoked lethal Londonian incident  that happened in 1952 called, later on, “pea soup”… because of the greenish color…

SRapallo, Phebo Soap, watercolor, 2017.

About and on soaps

Phebo and Granato… About and on soaps A glass container with Phebo soaps in front of a mirror and draw it. Not with many details I must confess, but I’m super sick today, I got a terrible cold. But I wanna do something at my studio. Phebo is a famous brand in Brazil, they made soaps, colognes, perfumes and fine fragances ..It’s Brazil’s oldest…

Srapallo, Chunks, watercolor, 2017.

Adorable Chunks

Save This is our cat Chunks, a Himalayan-Persian cat that I had from China, where I lived for some years. Thinking about “furry”, he is the first thing that comes to my mind. He is not only furry, I use to say that he a veritable “furry factory” because he obviously leaves fur all over the house. He is adorable, a good companion, sweet…

SRapallo, Terrine, watercolor on Archer, 2017.

Sublime Terrine

Sublime Terrine   I just love terrine and pates and… well, French Cuisine.  Last weekend we went to visit the Monastery of Uclés, located 98km from Madrid and I bought a bottle of Vermut by a local producer. Well, it was the excellent excuse to prepare another terrine. This time I put pork, veal and cow meat. Wrapped in bacon and also pistachios, mushrooms,…

SRapallo, Blue Crab, watercolor, 2017

Mr. Blue Crab

Mr Blue Crab   For this artwork I choose a blue king crab. Mr. Blue Crab is really beautiful ans has light blue spots on his back.I had made it already digital art and yesterday I made it in watercolor. I decide to post both. Callinectes sapidus (from the Greek calli- = “beautiful”, nectes = “swimmer”, and Latin sapidus = “savory”), the blue crab,…