The style I was painting my blanket labels in, all flat and blocky, was starting to drive me mad, they just didn't look like they did in my head. So I decided to do a bit of experimentation, and to have a go at drawing them in a more detailed way in pencil, then washing over them with watercolour or gouache. Here's my first one, which is still waiting to be painted:
And I miiiiight have bought some more blankets, purely for the labels. Take a look at these beauties:
Love those fonts.
Joining in today with "My Creative Space" over here, and remember: