One of the things on my “2011 To Do List” is “paint a painting.”

The kids and I are going to start working on some painting projects next week, but first I needed to see if the acrylic paint would do okay with watercolor paper. (I didn’t really want to have to buy a bunch of the canvas boards if I didn’t have to. Not at first anyway…

So here’s my test:

The boy wanted me to do an underwater scene with a submarine:

And then I wanted to use up the rest of the paint on my palette so I did this:

And so begins our journey into painting! I can’t wait for next week. =)

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Hey, y’all! I'm Amber, and I wear many hats: Pastor's wife, marriage advocate, eclectic homeschooler, mother of three, and domestically challenged homemaker--lovin’ life and livin’ deep in the heart of Texas.
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