The Puzzler

Many of you may know that I LOVE puzzles!

So when Carla Sonheim recently gave the assignment on her “365 video class” to create A Puzzle Picture, I had to give it a try!

I started by creating an imaginary shape in watercolor.  After a couple of watercolor layers, I added detail with color pencil and shaded with a 2B pencil.  And my imaginary animal(s) appeared!

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Next, I cut my paper in half and added elements that fit together like a puzzle:

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From each side of my square:

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It was a fun challenge to get the elements to line up and create an interesting picture:

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I hope you give it a try!

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And allow your imagination to let go like a child’s balloon in the sky…

I hope you weekend is FUNtastic!

Cheers!  🙂

8 responses to “The Puzzler

  1. so so cute, you constantly amaze with your imagination! I can feel those balloons floating up into the sky!

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  2. A challenging idea, I like how you changed the side of the elements. Fun!

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  3. oh how fun – I could totally see it framed in a nursery! 🙂

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  4. Great imagination….

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