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Barry Whale and the Underwaves

Finished my painting last week. Dubbed “Barry Whale and the Underwaves” (thanks Dad!)

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Sploshed in the BG

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Bought a new fancy 36 set of half pans. Didn’t use it. #facepalm

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Peeled off the masking fluid

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It was terrifying. Again.

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I think I should have let it dry more. I was a bit over-enthusiastic to see the results

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But it just about worked. Knackered the paper here and there. And I had to touch up some of the inking. Nothing major

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Boshed on with the colouring paying scant regard to what it would look like. Couldn’t decide whether to colour “Robbie ‘the rock’ Lobster” natural blue or red. Daughter chose red.

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Finished it and got it framed the next day at the local framery. Framey. Frame. Frame. McFrame Face.

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And somehow completely forgot to take a photo of the finished thing in my haste. Now its hung above my daughter’s bed.

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So I just snuck in to take a cheeky snap. She didn’t wake up. Phew. #dadlife

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