ArtVenture Contest. Bailando con Pan / Dancing with Pan
Greetings, this is my participation for the traditional drawing contest, my drawing is titled Dancing with Pan, it is inspired by the celebration of Samhain or the Celtic New Year and represents a witch dancing with the God Pan, this figure is associates with nature and festivities or bacchanalia, his body is half a goat and is the archetype of the devil, in pagan beliefs Pan is worshiped and therefore I am inspired by the celebration of witches night playing with traditional and contemporary elements, the I made drawing with watercolor and pen on cardboard.
Bailando con Pan / Dancing with Pan
Título: Bailando con Pan
Autora: Irene Navarro
Técnica: Acuarela y bolígrafo sobre cartulina guarro
Dimensiones: 20x 20 cm
Title: Dancing with Pan
Author: Irene Navarro
Technique: Watercolor and pen on cardboard
Dimensions: 20x 20 centimeters
Proceso / Process
To make this drawing, I made a sketch with Hb graphite pencil exerting little pressure on the paper.
I started to paint the background with purple and black watercolor.
For the witch's skin I used ocher yellow watercolor.
To paint the skin and fur of God Pan I used sienna brown watercolor and tan shadow.
For the pumpkin and flowers I used ocher yellow, orange yellow and vermilion watercolor. Afterwards, I strengthened the background color a bit.
I painted the witch's hair with pink and purple watercolor.
For the stems of the pumpkin plant I used watercolor sap green and deep green.
For the witch's dress and hat I used black watercolor, achieving the gray tones with water, for the bats, the moon and the plant shadows I also used black watercolor.
I made the outlines and shadows with black pen hatches.
Resultado / Result
To finish I made the lights with white watercolor.
Espero les haya gustado. Les invito a leer mis próximas publicaciones y siempre estaré dispuesta a responder sus preguntas y comentarios ¡Muchas gracias!
I hope you liked it. I invite you to read my next publications and I will always be willing to answer your questions and comments, Thank you!