M is for Mug


#DoodlewashJanuary2022 Prompt: Mug. Tomorrow, I have a review of the Kaleidolines Starter Kit that I’ve been using for this series. It will be posted at Doodlewash! Did you know the word “mug” was once boxing slang for striking someone in the face? Eventually, it came to refer to small photo portraits, which led to theContinue reading “M is for Mug”

L is for Llama


#DoodlewashJanuary2022 Prompt: Llama. Did you know that llamas have a metabolism that is similar to that of a human diabetic? The OSU College of Veterinary Medicine (CVM) has a herd of llamas and alpacas they they study hoping to provide insight into human diabetes treatment. Hahnemühle Nostalgie Sketchbook Kuretake Real Clean Color Brush Pen KuretakeContinue reading “L is for Llama”

K is for Kite


#DoodlewashJanuary2022 Prompt: Kite. Did you know that the highest recorded height for kite flying is 12,47 ft. (3801 meters). Hahnemühle Nostalgie Sketchbook Kuretake Real Clean Color Brush Pen Kuretake Cambio Tambien Brush Pen Kuretake Mangaka Flexible pen Pixabay reference photo from danielmills. January Doodlewash Prompts Tools: To find a list of dealers, who carry HahnemühleContinue reading “K is for Kite”

J is for Jacket


Have you entered my latest giveaway? Check back two posts for details! #DoodlewashJanuary2022 Prompt: Jacket. Did you know the jacket Is believed to originally have been the ‘jerkin’, a short tunic worn during the Middle Ages or early Renaissance by working-class men. Hahnemühle Nostalgie Sketchbook Kuretake Real Clean Color Brush Pen Kuretake Cambio Tambien BrushContinue reading “J is for Jacket”

I is for Iceberg


#DoodlewashJanuary2022 Prompt: Iceberg. Did you know that floating blocks of ice are only “icebergs” when they are larger than 5 meters (16 feet) across? The smaller chunks of ice are called “bergy bits” or “growlers”. Often they’re more dangerous because they’re harder to see. Hahnemühle Nostalgie Sketchbook Kuretake Real Clean Color Brush Pen Kuretake Cambio TambienContinue reading “I is for Iceberg”

H is for Hat


#DoodlewashJanuary2022 Prompt: Hat. Did you know that the traditional tall white chef hats have 100 pleats? It’s supposed to represent the 100s of ways an egg can be prepared. Hahnemühle Nostalgie Sketchbook Kuretake Real Clean Color Brush Pen Kuretake Cambio Tambien Brush Pen Kuretake Mangaka Flexible pen Pixabay reference photo from Hans. January Doodlewash Prompts Tools:Continue reading “H is for Hat”

G is for Globe


#DoodlewashJanuary2022 Prompt: Globe. Did you know that the oldest terrestrial globe still in existence is the Erdapfel, and it dates back to 1492? Hahnemühle Nostalgie Sketchbook Kuretake Real Clean Color Brush Pen Kuretake Cambio Tambien Brush Pen Kuretake Mangaka Flexible pen Pixabay reference photo from Alexas_Fotos. January Doodlewash Prompts Tools: To find a list ofContinue reading “G is for Globe”

F is for Farm


#DoodlewashJanuary2022 Prompt: Farm. Did you know that back in the Middle Ages, land was commonly rented or leased for agricultural uses, and the amount of money paid for this was called ‘ferme’, meaning to rent? In modern English this translates to ‘farm’. Hahnemühle Nostalgie Sketchbook Kuretake Real Clean Color Brush Pen Kuretake Cambio Tambien BrushContinue reading “F is for Farm”

E is for Elm


#DoodlewashJanuary2022 Prompt: Elm. Did you know that the fruit of some elm tree species (called seeds or samaras) are edible? So are the leaves and inner bark of some species. Hahnemühle Nostalgie Sketchbook Kuretake Real Clean Color Brush Pen Kuretake Cambio Tambien Brush Pen Kuretake Mangaka Flexible pen January Doodlewash Prompts Tools: To find aContinue reading “E is for Elm”

D is for Diamond


#DoodlewashJanuary2022 Prompt: Diamond. Did you know that NASA has found a ‘diamond planet’ that has a carbon-rich composition, and may be as much as one-third made of diamond? Hahnemühle Nostalgie Sketchbook Kuretake Real Clean Color Brush Pen Kuretake Cambio Tambien Brush Pen Kuretake Mangaka Flexible pen January Doodlewash Prompts Tools: To find a list ofContinue reading “D is for Diamond”