INK AND COLORED PENCIL...YOU DO THE COLORING...

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Comment by Nelson Failing on June 11, 2012 at 11:25am

thx carole...gotta make a copy of this before i attempt to color it...

Comment by rebecca kurowski on July 26, 2012 at 6:34pm

I think children might like to use this as a coloring book page  it is wonderfully drawn. 

Comment by Nelson Failing on July 27, 2012 at 4:50am

thx rebecca...i think they may jus do that...haha

Comment by sharon oppenheimer on June 23, 2013 at 12:01am

Just spent a wonderful half hour looking through your gallery, so many incredible pictures, impossible to choose a favorite, love your style and wish I could be in one of your art classes. 

Comment by Nelson Failing on June 23, 2013 at 2:58am
Oh Sharon, you made my day...it warms my heart when ppl enjoy my works and leave me such wonderful and beautiful comments....thank you so much...btw, I visited your gallery and I must say it is A M A Z I N G !...the colours, the diverse subject matters, the charm, whimsy and fantasy of your pieces is incredible to say the least...how did I ever miss your awesome works?....you are an amazing artist my friend...
Comment by Nelson Failing on June 23, 2013 at 3:02am

I work with adults with special needs and most of them have no concept or imagination for art so teaching them art is really challenging...even showing them samples of works they have very little comprehension to experiment on their own...coloring alone most will use  just one color so you will have to tell them to change their colours once in awhile...lol....but its ok....I sitll love what I do....

Comment by sharon oppenheimer on June 23, 2013 at 3:54pm

That sounds like a very interesting and worth while job Nelson, as well as challenging. Art is such a therapeutic endeavor for everyone. I've always enjoyed other peoples art ,but this year has really opened my eyes as to what it takes for artists to get their visions out and in a form that everyone can enjoy or at least think about. I don't always know where my ideas are coming from but it is very cleansing and satisfying, getting it down on paper. Thank you so much for your comments.

Comment by Nelson Failing on June 23, 2013 at 6:57pm

It is Sharon....been doing it for 24 years now...and yes, getting your ideas down on paper is cleansing and satisfying...been stuck in an artist block for more than half a year and jus couldnt get anything down on paper....had the ideas but jus couldnt get them out....it was very very frustration...finally getting back into the swing of things and I think what really helped me was finding inspiration from other ppls works...somehow I was drawn to many of Pat's pieces and that got the fuel burning and the motor running again....LOL....I am trying to drawn everyday like I did back in the day....I could draw everyday all day and I want that drive back again...only the coloring gets to me everytime....Id rather draw than colour....hahaha.....anyways, enuff of my rambling....have a peaceful Sunday

Comment by sharon oppenheimer on June 23, 2013 at 7:30pm

You too Nelson! So glad you are back in the saddle. You were missed. Btw check out the artist "Michael parker". I think you will like his work.Besosx

Comment by Nelson Failing on June 23, 2013 at 7:45pm

Is Michael on TAC?....typed in his name but no results...

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