Asian Arowana, first try on 300g Arches paper - 1001fishes artwork

Here is my first artwork on a high quality paper, it is a 300g 100% coton Arches paper. I've been taught that in watercolors the most important point to get good paper, as the pigments behave well better on the paper. And I have a pretty good feeling with it, way better than my super cheap paper I've benn using before.

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It's an Asian Arowana, known in asian culture to bring good fortune and protect his owner from bad things. In my town a Christmas market is happening soon, and I'm working super hard to get good hardwork ! I will share some with you, as it should be great, even if they are not from the 1001fishes project.

Take care,

Arnaudt.


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  • @theonlyway

    It is a beautiful fish and a good technique.

    I also paint in watercolor, but I don't use paper for it, I use cardboard, where I live there is no watercolor paper and where they sell it is very expensive.

    How much does 100% cotton paper cost 300 g?

    remember that there are felines watching us

    thanks for sharing.

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