Just Leaf It

I love looking at leaves in the Fall.  I am always fascinated by their shape, color and design like this one that has a few holes in it that I found at the lake:

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And here is its backside – isn’t it funky?  Its pattern is what attracted me to it in the first place!

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I enjoy playing with leaf patterns from my memory and imagination too – like I recently did with an Elegant Writer pen in a 9×12 inch watercolor sketchbook:

I’m in love with this pen!  🙂  It is so fun to add water to it and watch it change!  A lot like leaves “magically” change color in the fall.

Yet, I wondered what would happen if I added “fall” color to my leaves?  So I added my Neocolor water soluble crayons and a little water…

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And they MAGICALLY came to life!!  May color add a little MAGIC to your day…

Cheers Friends!!  🙂

16 responses to “Just Leaf It

  1. so cool. the patterns and designs are amazing 🙂

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  2. I love all the different shapes you used to create a beautiful pattern. So creative. So jilly! ❤️

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  3. Patricia G Bleecher

    Like your leaves. Thank you for the tip re the elegant writer pen – always enjoy your posts even when I don’t add a reply!

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  4. Magical! I love autumn and what it brings!

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  5. Yay for color!! And love the ones you chose. Lovely result Jill! 😍… and I can’t wait for autumn to arrive here!

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  6. Lovely project. I love both the white and the colored version. My, you are inspiring, Jill!

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