Entries by Nidhi Chanani

monsters

I haven’t had time to do much art recently, boo! But I have been playing with illustrator a lot, I created these guys in there. Now – back to wedding work!

drifting

I was so happy to have ample time to draw today I went traditional. I really wanted to draw sea turtles after our Hawaii experience, so here they are! Pen, ink and gouache. Hope you have a great weekend!

on the river

i had a ton of fun with this one. i was trying to remember focal point rules and really trying to get the colors right. this one is for my nicky.

dancing

I tried many new painting techniques with this and I’m fairly happy with it. This was pen and ink, scanned in and digitally colored. I am still trying work around retracing the whole drawing digitally in order to change the line color. I would also like to add transparencies, but for now, this will do.

unfold

Whenever I’m packing, my kitty mews at me and tries very hard to unfold my clothes and subsequently my travel plans. I understand though, she hates to see me go, but it’s okay because I always come back.

craving

Sometimes birds crave good music! As I painted this triptych I imagined her strumming alone, with her eyes closed and the birds gathering around her. Do you think she will open her eyes and discover them? Or will they disappear? I painted this on re-purposed wood over the past month for a show, it was […]