Closed – Flash Giveaway No. 2


The latest watercolour paper from Hahnemühle is ‘The Collection’. It comes in two weights of Cold press, Hot press Thank you to Hahnemühle_USA. They’ve agreed to a weekly giveaway of a sample packs of 140 lb. cold press ‘The Collection’ watercolour paper. Each pack has 20 sheets of paper in 5.8 x 8.3 in./14.8 xContinue reading “Closed – Flash Giveaway No. 2”

Flash Giveaway No. 1 has ENDED


The latest watercolour paper from Hahnemühle is ‘The Collection’. It comes in two weights of Cold press, Hot press and Rough. Thanks to the lovely Carol Boss of Hahnemühle_USA has agreed to a weekly giveaway of a sample packs of 140 lb. cold press ‘The Collection’ watercolour paper. Each pack has 20 sheets of paperContinue reading “Flash Giveaway No. 1 has ENDED”

Giveaway-Closed


I’m so happy to be able to giveaway away these items. I’ve spent so much time with these pens and this paper, and I love being able to share them. Sarasa Clip Gel Retractable Pens don’t blob or skip and come in such a wonderful range of colors. I like coloring an area and spreadingContinue reading “Giveaway-Closed”

Giveaway Closed-Hahnemühle Nostalgie Sketch Pad & Sarasa Clip Gel Retractable Pens


One of my favorite combinations to work with is Nostalgie paper and Sarasa Clip Pens. I use the pens in both the traditional manner and as watercolors. You can see a couple of examples here and here. As you may know I’m a Zebra Pen Ambassador. Hahnemühle doesn’t have an Ambassador program, but they sendContinue reading “Giveaway Closed-Hahnemühle Nostalgie Sketch Pad & Sarasa Clip Gel Retractable Pens”

Hwy 14 – Columbia Gorge, Washington


It was another beautiful day, yesterday, so hubby and I decided to do our favorite drive along the Columbia Gorge on the Washington side, returning home on the Oregon side. The wind was blowing so hard it was difficult to get photos, but I did take a few during one stop. We like to stopContinue reading “Hwy 14 – Columbia Gorge, Washington”

REVIEW-Hahnemühle Nostalgie Sketchbook


I reviewed the Hahnemühle Nostalgie Sketchbook back in 2018, before I started doing videos. It’s one of my favorite non-watercolor papers, and Hahnemühle sent me some more. I decided that I’d do a video and update the review. Review Specs Size:  Portrait: A6 / 4.1 x 5.8 inches A5 / 8.1 x 5.8 inches A4Continue reading “REVIEW-Hahnemühle Nostalgie Sketchbook”

World Watercolor Month


As you might know, this month I’ve been posting small daily doodles based on the Doodlewash prompts for June. I did all of these on one page and here you have them all. By the way, the paper I used is the Hahnemühle Collection Sketch, which I will be reviewing in July, along with theContinue reading “World Watercolor Month”

Windows & the Hibiscus Bug – Postcards for the Lunch Box


Artwork – Zebra Technical Pen and American Journey Watercolor on a Hahnemühle Coldpress Watercolor Postcard. Reference photo courtesy of joojoo14 on Pixabay. Where does the time go? Out the window it seems – I managed to do a painting, but I didn’t get around to looking up facts about the hibiscus bug. And today’s doodle…Continue reading “Windows & the Hibiscus Bug – Postcards for the Lunch Box”