REVIEW: Painting Florals with Gouache: An Introduction to Creating Beautiful Botanical Artwork by Vidhi Khandelwal


Do you like painting florals? Or want to learn how to paint them? Ever thought about incorporating flowers into your calligraphy? Vidhi Khandelwal shows you a quick and easy method to paint beautiful, decorative florals with gouache. Please check out my review at Doodlewash to learn more about ‘Painting Florals with Gouache’.

Snowman in Stocking Cap


Artwork-Gouache on Hahnemühle Coldpress ‘The Collection’ Watercolor paper. If you are looking for my latest giveaway, which includes Hahnemühle paper, Gelli Arts printing plates and more, you can find it here. Did you know that as of Feb 2020, Austria is home to the world’s tallest snowman, which measures a little over 124 ft/ 38Continue reading “Snowman in Stocking Cap”

Eurasier Puppy- Postcards for the Lunch Bag


Artwork-Gouache on Hahnemühle Coldpress ‘The Collection’ Watercolor paper. Reference photo courtesy of JACLOU-DL on Pixabay. If you are looking for my latest giveaway, which includes Hahnemühle paper, Gelli Arts printing plates and more, you can find it here. Did you know that the Eurasier is a dog breed that was created only 50 years ago,Continue reading “Eurasier Puppy- Postcards for the Lunch Bag”

Stinkhorn


Artwork-Da Vinci Gouache on Stonehenge Aqua Black Cold Press Reference photo courtesy of USAGI_POST on Pixabay. Doodlewash prompt: Ice Cream. I wasn’t able to get anything specific done for this prompt because of my bad back, but these mushrooms I painted last month have a shape similar to ice cream scoops and shape is whatContinue reading “Stinkhorn”

Winter Cherry


Artwork-Da Vinci Gouache on Stonehenge Aqua Black Cold Press. Reference photo courtesy of pixel2013 on Pixabay. Doodlewash prompt: Cherries Did you know that the Physalis alkekeng plant is called the bladder cherry, Chinese lantern, Japanese lantern, or winter cherry? Tools: Stonehenge Aqua ColdPress Black watercolor paper. Da Vinci Gouache: White Titanium Hansa Yellow LT YellowContinue reading “Winter Cherry”

Sockeye Salmon Abstract


Artwork-Gouache on Stonehenge Aqua Black Cold Press Reference photo courtesy of ArtTower on Pixabay. Doodlewash Prompt: Salmon Did you know that Salmon are anadromous? Probably, since it simply means that salmon live in both salt and fresh water. Now you know the word for that. This was rather quickly painted from a photo that seemedContinue reading “Sockeye Salmon Abstract”

Scarlet Macaw-Postcards for the Lunch Bag


Artwork-Da Vinci Gouache on Stonehenge Aqua Black Cold Press. Reference photo courtesy of carlswain on Pixabay. Doodlewash Prompt: Scarlet Macaw Did you know that the Scarlet Macaw can fly at speeds up to 35 miles an hour? Tools: Stonehenge Aqua ColdPress Black watercolor paper. Da Vinci Gouache: White Titanium Hansa Yellow LT Red Light (Vermillion)Continue reading “Scarlet Macaw-Postcards for the Lunch Bag”

Bubblegum Coral


Artwork- White Nights Pastel Watercolors on Stonehenge Aqua Black Cold Press Doodlewash Prompt: Bubblegum Did you know that bubblegum corals (yes – there really is such a thing) have polyps with eight tentacles, which usually emerge at night to feed? I wasn’t feeling too arty when I painted this, so I opted to go cartoony.Continue reading “Bubblegum Coral”