Chris Carter

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I'm a curious artist exploring the world with pen and brush, loving every minute of living a creative life, sharing it with amazing people I meet.

http://ExploreWithChrisCarter.com/

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Combining botanical studies, pencil sketches and charging wet washed with various pigments into another evolution of Dala Art in a backwards sketchbook activity. I sketch the pages prior to stitching them into a sketchbook for easier, lightweight travel. #artistsoninstagram #chriscarterart #explorewithchriscarter #dala #dalaart #watercolour #watercolor #sketchbookart #sketch #sketchbook #columbine #aquilegiavulgaris #aquilegia  #botanicalillustration #botanical
My neighbor dropped off a load of garlic scapes last evening. Today I made my first garlic scapes pesto! #artistsoninstagram #art #garlic #garlicescape #garlicscapepesto #watercolour #watercolor #sketchbookart #sketchbook  #chriscarterart #explorewithchriscarter
Hollyhocks in ink prior to adding color. #artistsoninstagram #art #chriscarterart #explorewithchriscarter #fountainpen #sketch #dala #dalaart #hollyhocks #hollyhock #botanical #botanicalillustration
Travel art tool cases #artistsoninstagram #dala #dalaart #chriscarterart #explorewithchriscarter #inkandwatercolor #watercolour #colorscheme #watercolor #art #circularpaintings #arttools
I added color to the spiderwort and spelled virginiana incorrectly. #chriscarterart #explorewithchriscarter #artistsoninstagram #sketchbook #sketchbookart #perpetualsketchbook #botanical #spiderwort #tradescantia #tradescantiavirginiana #watercolor #watercolour
Every day I attempt to create something as marvelous as that which nature creates automatically. #artistsoninstagram #chriscarterart #explorewithchriscarter #rocks #creativity #nature #rockformations #geologyrocks
A great use for a very thin cookie tin. #artistsoninstagram #art #arttoolsandtechniques #chriscarterart #explorewithchriscarter #watercolor #watercolour #watercolorpalette #cookietin
See what I see as I wander through the streets along the Thames in London #Thames #Hammersmith #travelartist #chriscarterart #explorewithchriscarter #England #artistsoninstagram
A stroll near the Thames.
This week’s entry in my perpetual illustrated garden journal. #celandine #celandinepoppy #woodspoppy #stylophorumdiphyllum #artistsoninstagram #plants #wildflowers #chriscarterart #explorewithchriscarter #watercolor #watercolour
Dala Art now listed on auction page! Check it out! Profits go to my cARTer Barge Art School Fund. Please support this creative endeavor to provide a delightfully unique learning experience for both young and old. www.ebay.com/use/chriscarterart
Join me for two fabulous days of fiber color fun! @hopesfavoritethings #color #colorworkshop #chriscarterart #explorewithchriscarter #artistsoninstagram #art #colour #fiberart #fiberarts #yarncolors #colorschemegame #colorschemegames