Monday, February 2, 2015

A Wake Awakening

A Wake Awakening
from the Donnie IX ferry leaving Marsh Harbor, Abacos,
Bahamas on February 2, 2015, sketched on February 3, 2015
7" x 5", Winsor & Newton and Holbein watercolors, #3 graphite,
paraffin wax resist and Uniball waterproof fade proof ink on
140 lb. Fabriano Artistico cold press rough 100% cotton watercolor paper
framed, sold framed, $100 plus $5.50 sales tax plus $9.50 shipping = $115.00

 The Donnie IX ferry pulling in to Marsh Harbor,
Abaco, Bahamas before awakening.

 Bahamas Water Color off the beach at Hope Town

The Bahamas turquoise sea color comes from white calcium carbonate sand (the stuff that makes up sea shells) and the color of the light reflecting off the bottom which is not absorbed by water.

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