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”

C is for Chocolate


Have you entered my latest giveaway? Check back one post for details! #DoodlewashJanuary2022 Prompt: Chocolate. Did you know that chocolate comes from the seeds inside the fruit of the cocoa tree? Close enough to fruit for me (although some argue that it’s a vegetable). Hahnemühle Nostalgie Sketchbook Kuretake Real Clean Color Brush Pen Kuretake CambioContinue reading “C is for Chocolate”

B is for Bamboo


#DoodlewashJanuary2022 Prompt: Bamboo. Did you know that bamboo is actually a grass? 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 of dealers, who carry Hahnemühle products in the U.S. and Canada, go here

Stuffed Animals on the Shelf


#DoodlewashOctober2021: Stuffed Animal. #Inktober2021 prompt: Fuzzy. Did you know the first stuffed animal was a pincushion elephant, created by Margarete Stieff? Paper: Hahnemühle Cappuccino Book Zebra Technical Pen ZenArt Watercolor Set October Doodlewash Prompts Inktober 2021 prompts Tools: To find a list of dealers, who carry Hahnemühle products in the U.S. and Canada, go here.Continue reading “Stuffed Animals on the Shelf”

Bubbles the Hel Kitty from Beyond the Veil


#DoodlewashAugust2021 Prompt: Bubbles. #DoodlewashSeptember2021 Prompts: Kitty & Puppy. Four years ago, I did a weird little drawing that I called Creature from Beyond the Veil. Facebook brought it up as a memory. I always thought the crittur looked a lot like a rather friendly Hel Hound, and so I decided to do a Hel Kitty,Continue reading “Bubbles the Hel Kitty from Beyond the Veil”