Trial By Error

Updated: Jan 29

Hello Everyone!

Today’s post is another short one. Don’t worry, it’s not a learning post. It’s actually about my first attempts at watercolour. Now, I’m not an artist, but I’ve always wanted to try painting with watercolours, since I’ve seen so many beautiful images on bullet journals. I also thought, “well, since I’m doing calligraphy, I might as well try”. It doesn’t hurt, but after this first experience, I’ve realised…


I’M DEFINITELY NOT AN ARTIST

However, it doesn’t mean I can’t enjoy watercolours. I don’t have to be a great artist to like it. That’s why I tried it. I wanted to see if I could enjoy painting, and to be honest, I do. I always have, ever since I was a child, hell I even have baby paintings that go way back, but I’ve lost them…don’t ask me to find the please!


Why Did You Decide To Try Now, Feather?

Well, to be honest, it had been sitting at the back of my mind for the longest time, but I never got around to starting, because I’d always have the excuses ready at hand, “I’m busy”, “I have work”, “I’m not in the mood” and my personal favourite, “I don’t know what to paint!”

The truth is, I was too scared to start, beca