The Bear Bearing a Pumpkin

Be aware of the bear bearing a pumpkin. He brings you autumn greetings!"Bear Bearing Pumpkin" by Cynthia Maniglia .jpg



“Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower.” ~ Albert Camus. Happy 1st Day of Autumn! Bear ~ Watercolor and Signo Uniball pen.

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Cynthia Maniglia ~ “Beary Fall” ~ available in my Society6 shop

Autumn’s Yellow Mums

Autumn’s Yellow Mums in Newtown, PA ~ Micron black fine ink pen and watercolor

“Winter is an etching, spring a watercolor, summer an oil painting, and
autumn is a mosaic of them all.” ~ Stanley Horowitz.

A little postcard-sized page I did in my sketchbook
on the flight from Philadelphia to Tampa yesterday.

Soft Autumnal Colors

Have you ever seen vintage textile pattern templates? They have a faded, beige-y look to them. Here, I tried to create a vintage look in soft autumnal colors using watercolor, along with copper and gold metallic markers. Hope you enjoy looking at this! Thanks for checking it out …

Vintage Textile Pattern - Cynthia Maniglia
Vintage Textile Pattern – Cynthia Maniglia

Last Fall

Inspired by my walk this afternoon, I’m calling this watercolor with black ink accents “Last Fall.” This will be my last fall living in PA. Trying to soak it all in as much as possible before I leave. Techniques used in this piece: staining and scrumbling.

“Last Fall” ~ watercolor and Pigma Micron 08 archival black ink by C. Maniglia

The fox in the pumpkin patch

Fox and Pumpkins - C. Maniglia
Fox and Pumpkins – C. Maniglia

Markers and gold ink | Cynthia Maniglia. This week, the Colour Collective on Twitter is doing a challenge for the color Apricot, with everyone posting on Friday, and this is what I came up with for the challenge. Here’s this week’s color (Apricot), measured as R237 G130 B16 or H31 S87 B50 digitally …CSEayAcWsAA7VPVI’m not much of an illustrator or inventor of characters, but I think my little fox is kind of cute. I like his tail! Well, back to packing. I’ve got lots of wall art that has to get bubble-wrapped. Bye for now!