Sometimes I need to be a bit more subtle.

Arne Englund, Blues Jam Aug. 30, 2011

I like the bleed of the colors without the sharp bleed of black ink.  The purple guitar strap ties the warm-colored figure of Arne into the cool blue-lavender of the background preventing him from looking like a cut-out, separate from his environment.  Watercolor is an expressive media that is screamingly beautiful when left to do what it wants to do.

Sketched lightly first with pencil, followed by watercolor wet in wet.