WIC Dragon Boat Fundraiser Auction

Women in Canoe Dragon Boat team holds a fundraiser dinner annually to raise money for their activities. I used to be part of the team and they are the most awesome group ever – the women are strong, confident, hardworking. I showed my support for them this year by donating a piece of artwork for their auction during the fundraiser dinner. This is what I came up with: dragonboat2013webThis was done in water color and gauche on Strathmore cold press watercolor block. I only made a few thumbnails to plan this illustration since I was really pressed for time. dragonboat2013thumbs


I was really happy to see that my contribution was well received – the winning bid was $300! My goal was to make an artwork that was cooler than last year’s. Here is what I donated last year: