Princess Castle

“When patterns are broken, new worlds emerge.”
– Tuli Kupferberg

Princess Castle

4″ x 6″ Watercolor Postcard

I painted this little castle from a photo of Disney World, posted by RubyRedDog at WetCanvas.  I really had fun with all the detail on this itty bitty card.  I did the outlines with a Prismacolor fine liner pen.

Doesn’t every princess need a pink castle?  😀

About Tuli Kupferberg

Tuli Kupferberg, the American Beat poet and musician, was 42 when he cofounded the Fugs, a satirical, politically pointed rock band that became an integral part of the 60’s countercultural movement. He was born in 1923 in Brooklyn. Before forming the Fugs, he had no formal training in music; he had edited the underground magazines Birth and Yeah, and his poetry was featured in anthologies, including The Beat Scene. He died on July 12, 2010.


8 Comments (+add yours?)

  1. Carol King
    Sep 28, 2010 @ 16:57:25

    you just amaze me. How you could go from that picture posted on wet canvas to your beautiful drawing astounds me. You have a vision that’s just wonderful.


  2. lesliepaints
    Sep 28, 2010 @ 13:23:10

    I’ll bet the princess grew up, here, and then realised, as she grew older, that she needed to “go green” and moved into the “Little Pink House”. Very cool painting, Beth. I, too, like the amount of detail you achieved in a small format.


  3. Joan T
    Sep 28, 2010 @ 12:14:13

    Wonderful colors…just perfect for a princess! Can I move in? Oh, no, I want to be in the pink house below. That looks great!!!


  4. asmalltowndad
    Sep 28, 2010 @ 11:00:28

    Wow, some of my favorite memories is seeing my little girls eyes light up and a smile grow in excitement when entering the Magic Kingdom and seeing the castle. Of course they’re 16 and 20 now, but the look in their faces will remain with me forever. It is truly a magical place. Thanks for the flashback Beth!


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