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#DoodlewashDinner – National Shrimp Day!

Shrimp - Original Watercolor ©Carolina Russo
Shrimp – Original Watercolor ©Carolina Russo

Today I found out that is National Shrimp Day which is perfect for our Doodlewash Dinner!

Shrimps are delicious and a great source of Omega3 they are consumed worldwide and there are numerous dishes and recipes to choose from paired with some nice white wine. I was born on a city on the Mediterranean Sea in Italy “Naples”  which is very close to the famous Capri Island and to the well-known Amalfi Coast where there are amazing places to go to eat fresh and great seafood which is a favorite to many!

Think about a great Shrimp Saute or a fresh Shrimp Cocktail, or more a great quick Shrimp linguini and so on… I know we’re getting hungry here! 😉
For my watercolor today I painted a single beautiful Shrimp I couldn’t choose any dish… so I wanted to paint the beauty of the shrimp itself which is a lovely sea creature!

Shrimp - Original Watercolor ©Carolina Russo
Shrimp – Original Watercolor ©Carolina Russo

Details about my
I used a basic watercolor palette Artist’s Loft Fundamental watercolor pan set  this pan set is considered for beginners but I enjoy use it for the variety of colors and for sketching. I also used a  Pigma Micron Black Ink pen #005 and Brown #01 over a Mix Media sketchbook!

With this National Shrimp Day  I  join Charlie at doodlewash  for a #DoodlewashDinner!  You are welcome to join with your doodlewash!
Tag your image #DoodlewashDinner.


#doodlewashaday #DoodlewashDinner #NationalShrimpDay


Happy Doodles!

©Carolina Russo
©Carolina Russo

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26 thoughts on “#DoodlewashDinner – National Shrimp Day!”

  1. This is so lovely, Carolina! I like how you always find such wonderful colors. It all looks so friendly and light. This shrimp looks like a happy shrimp! 😊


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