I can't stay away from gems very long, I just love the way they look! I especially like these Tangled Jewels, they look like super ornate brooches. Here's the latest one:
Unfortunately there is no "before" shading picture, it just appeared so naturally!
The picture 4x4 inches on bristol vellum paper. Shaded with graphite pencil. Gem made with colored pencil (learn how to create smooth gemstones here)
Here's a super close up:
The tangles used were: Crescent Moon, Balo, Heartrope, Knightsbridge, Molygon, Zinger and Tipple. Wow, so many!
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