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Playing with Paint
Today has been a pretty lazy Sunday for me. I wanted to paint but wasn't really up for the challenge of something intricate or that I had to think a lot about. So, I played with my paints for a little bit and this is what I ended up with:
Nothing special or exciting about this. It was just fun.
I've been doodling for a couple of days now and I've really enjoyed it. It sure helps pass the time at work and I like to see what I come up with. Here are a few pictures from my art journal. They will all eventually be painted.
This doodle was inspired by a dandelion I saw growing in the middle of a bunch of rocks. I was going to the hospital to visit my grandmother with my mom. On our way in, I saw the dandelion and asked my mom if she thought I should pick it for my grandma, as a joke, of course. She didn't think it was very funny, so I left the dandelion where it was.
I don't mind dandelions. I like the name and they're like little balls of sunshine. Plus, they give you wishes. It's hard for me to call them weeds.