The Artistic Biker Does a Mantis Shrimp

Image of an art journal with a mantis shrimp painting

Mantis Shrimp Journal Page

I did a brief video explaining why we make color charts for color mixing. After, I was inspired to journal and talk about the rainbow colored Mantis Shrimp. The materials I used were gesso, Golden Absorbent Ground, Windsor & Newton Professional Water Colour Series, Krylon Spray Paint, my brush pen, scrap card stock, and a book made from used paper grocery sacks.

Art Journal Mantis Shrimp

Art Journal Mantis Shrimp

If you would like to learn more about the Mantis Shrimp, there is no better not-kid-friendly explanation than Ze Franks Fauxcumentary: True Facts About The Mantis Shrimp
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