This one is very late in coming but I have had the concept in the back of my mind since March. I’m also happy to say that I finally took the plunge and bought myself a set of Royal Langnickel water colours and some good quality watercolour paper. I am in love! I love the smell of the water colour, how it feels to put brush to paper, the beautiful colour and wash. I can’t wait to learn everything I can about painting with watercolours.
I also liked the concept of this illustration and I’m reasonably happy with the execution but quite disappointed with the mouse, his eyes are far too big and make him look scary rather than friendly. I’m sure I’ll come back to this concept when I am more proficient.