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The Seed of Imagination by Qinni The Seed of Imagination by Qinni
Imagination birthed from books...

This is one of the sketches I like enough to post seperately :D
Another drawing from My Sketchbook Project.
You can find the rest of it on my tumblr.

Yay, i started using watercolors. I hadn't really touched watercolours in years until now xD;;. a little rusty but still just as fun as I remembered. I think I took off most of my old watercolours off dA though ^^;.

My other works:
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:iconjuanilla:
Juanilla Featured By Owner Mar 21, 2015
your art is magic!!!!
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xVanessaRx Featured By Owner Feb 2, 2015
This is amazing! I love the colors. So beautiful
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shadow-pastaa Featured By Owner Jan 27, 2015  Hobbyist General Artist
your artwork is always so amazing I am a dummy! I am a dummy! I am a dummy! Nod Nod I hope that someday my artwork will look as inspiring as yours does
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OginZ Featured By Owner Apr 4, 2014
Wonderful! :love:
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RuneWoof Featured By Owner Nov 7, 2013  Student General Artist
Yesss! Happens every time I read a book! ^^
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artofjaguar Featured By Owner Oct 23, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
Trees that grows. ('''')
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rlkamp710 Featured By Owner Jul 13, 2013
are you selling this? i'd really love to frame this!
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kenjindomini Featured By Owner Jul 9, 2013
I had reached the end of the line now I dont feel bad about spending my money now everyone recognizes me believe me the sky is the limit
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vampiresongka Featured By Owner Jun 18, 2013  Student Artist
it’s so sweet! c:
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uchuubranko Featured By Owner Jun 15, 2013  Student General Artist
awhh such a dreamy piece! :love: I love so much the water colours! :heart:
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nayrumage Featured By Owner Jun 13, 2013
this is so lovely. It is truly how imagination starts I wish for my cousins that they learn to be their own people and to be original
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dares2dream Featured By Owner Jun 8, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Absolutely gorgeous. I love the concept, too. :)
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ilikethesky Featured By Owner Jun 2, 2013  Student Traditional Artist
wow your watercolors are amazing! :) i know its not easy.. XD
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:iconhexsy:
hexsy Featured By Owner May 31, 2013   Digital Artist
You always have such lovely colors.
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:iconva2o:
VA2O Featured By Owner May 28, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
im so inlove with this O.o
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SoftCloudProject Featured By Owner May 27, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
Good work! I love the warm feeling. Good medium for the painting as well. The way it's painted makes me feel it is within one's imagination.
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Jujuk67 Featured By Owner May 26, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
It's very beautiful, I love it! <3
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DaisyCr0wn Featured By Owner May 22, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
I love this. It gives of such a nice feeling and it's so unique. c:
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oOSONEOo Featured By Owner May 22, 2013
I love this! :iconadorableplz:
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crunchy-toast Featured By Owner May 21, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
i think my soul died from awe
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Ariba-05 Featured By Owner May 21, 2013
Now..... this... is some superbly awesome traditional art.Keep it up girl!
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luckyducky1402 Featured By Owner May 20, 2013  Hobbyist Artist
nice, love the colors so much
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:iconidaana:
idaana Featured By Owner May 19, 2013
awesome :]
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Galhad Featured By Owner May 19, 2013
meaningful and touching!
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SantyTheSquirell Featured By Owner May 16, 2013
Nice! Check this [link]
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Planisfero Featured By Owner May 16, 2013   General Artist
beautiful!
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xian-li Featured By Owner May 16, 2013
May I ask how you use watercolours? As in, do you use a pen or pencil or paints to outline some parts? Do you use masking fluid or are you just incredibly neat? Eh, sorry ^^'

But this is absolutely beautiful~as is the rest of your work :D
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Qinni Featured By Owner May 16, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
I use pencil to sketch, watercolour to paint and outline, if needed. The outline's just darker watercolour. I don't have masking fluid so this one's just done really really meticulously xD;;. plus the paper's so small (half the size of printing paper) masking fluid won't be that great anyways, as i wouldn't be able to find a small enough brush to apply it right.

and thanks :D
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xian-li Featured By Owner May 16, 2013
Thank you, I'm going to give watercolours a go (again) armed with this xD

Welcome~
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jozarto Featured By Owner May 15, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Flame Princess?
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eva-chausheva Featured By Owner May 14, 2013
I love it !
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veritaaequita Featured By Owner May 12, 2013
Love the colors
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NinjaSkillz99 Featured By Owner May 12, 2013  Student General Artist
I hope all of this gets a DD, it's incredible!!! :love:
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ryuttan Featured By Owner May 10, 2013  Student General Artist
This is beautiful! I loved the colors!
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Mitsukismirror Featured By Owner May 10, 2013  Hobbyist General Artist
so lovely!
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momome123 Featured By Owner May 10, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Hey, excuse me but, i am requesting to use some of your pieces of art for a school project about "Manga as a form of art" but, for that, i need you pemission of course. This is for non-lucrative purposes and if you want i can give credit. But, if you don't want it will be fine O w O
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Qinni Featured By Owner May 10, 2013  Professional Digital Artist
I dont' mind as long as you give me credit ;D
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momome123 Featured By Owner May 10, 2013  Hobbyist Traditional Artist
Thanks ma'm ^^
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graciemusic1 Featured By Owner May 10, 2013
so cute. books are amazing :D
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Life-is Featured By Owner May 9, 2013   Traditional Artist
Enchanting and incredible - the use of colour is incredible - I am very envious of the gold colour you've achieved <3
Just magical and enchanting - I love love love this
Execution is incredible

{Question, my 'prussian blue' watercolour has been a bit dull lately {it may of course also be the paper dulling it ..it's not 'bright' white}- and as you have here, I also mix it with purple (which is so beautiful!) - but the more vibrant tones - perhaps coming out of the left hand side near the book - and up higher - it seems almost turquoise /teal /{greenish blue, kingfisher blue -- -I was wondering did you use another colour? [to mix with perhaps?] Or another blue colour?
The colours in this photo are just what I have been very lately trying to achieve - I'm not sure where I'm going wrong <3
I just want to stare at this forever, it's soo beautiful! xxx
The gold stars, fish, leaves, the whale are just so vibrant and stunning - and gorgeous! And your blue{s} starry night sky is just so starry and gorgeous - I love love love love love it! I love this concept so very much, thank you so much for letting us all see it and marvel at it's beauty xxxx

I love all your other sketches too! Their concepts and execution are just so beautiful, dazzling, peaceful and wistful - not to mention how incredibly magical they all are
I'm so glad I found you on here <3 xxxx :rose: :heart: :love: xxxxxxx
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visualspice Featured By Owner May 9, 2013  Professional Artisan Crafter
This is gorgeous! I love the idea and the colors you used for this piece!
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Keldain Featured By Owner May 8, 2013
Lovely painting! :)
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goldenlion02 Featured By Owner May 8, 2013  Student Filmographer
Reminds me of when i read to my daughter when she was younger. i could almost see what she was imagining just like you have depicted here. vivid in color with that bit of whimsy that childhood tends to inject into our lives. never lose that.
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galvezs Featured By Owner May 8, 2013  Student Digital Artist
Love those crazy whales. have you ever tried the whale crackers? Delicious!
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spazfroggie Featured By Owner May 7, 2013  Hobbyist Photographer
Very cute!
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