#PostcardsForTheLunchBag – Wolverine #Inktober2018 #zensationschallenge #doodlewashOctober2018 #Hahnemühle_USA #ZebraPen


Today, my hubby took a Wolverine in his lunch bag. Did you know that the Wolverine’s scientific name ‘Gulo gulo’ comesfrom the Latin word for glutton? My story to make this line & wash fits today’s Inktober prompts: #Inktober2018 Prompt Cruel #doodlewashOctober2018 prompt CloudsTo many the Wolverine seems cruel, but he is just a trickster, alwaysContinue reading “#PostcardsForTheLunchBag – Wolverine #Inktober2018 #zensationschallenge #doodlewashOctober2018 #Hahnemühle_USA #ZebraPen”

#PostcardsForTheLunchBag – Hyrax #Inktober2018 #zensationschallenge #doodlewashOctober2018 #Hahnemühle_USA #ZebraPen


Today, my hubby took a Hyrax in his lunch bag. Did you know that the 5-9 lb Hyrax is the elephant’s closest relative?  Isn’t that nuts? And while they may seem to be flowing across the nooks and crannies of the cliffs they hang around, they have sweaty, rubbery feet that create a suction-cup likeContinue reading “#PostcardsForTheLunchBag – Hyrax #Inktober2018 #zensationschallenge #doodlewashOctober2018 #Hahnemühle_USA #ZebraPen”

Postcards for the Lunch Bag – Grizzly Bear #PostcardsForTheLunchBag #zensationschallenge #Inktober2018 #doodlewashOctober2018 #Hahnemühle_USA #ZebraPen


Today, my hubby took a Grizzly Bear in his lunch bag. This meets #Inktober2018 Prompt Exhausted #doodlewashOctober2018 prompt Berries. Doesn’t this grizzly bear look happy? He’s looking forward to the rotting fruit soon to come. He’ll gorge himself on fermented berries and apples until he’s exhausted and then he’ll find himself a place to hibernate throughContinue reading “Postcards for the Lunch Bag – Grizzly Bear #PostcardsForTheLunchBag #zensationschallenge #Inktober2018 #doodlewashOctober2018 #Hahnemühle_USA #ZebraPen”

Postcards for the Lunch Bag – Muskrat #PostcardsForTheLunchBag #Inktober2018 #zensationschallenge #doodlewashOctober2018 #Hahnemühle_USA #ZebraPen


Today, my hubby took a Muskrat in his lunch bag. Did you know that the Muskrat can swim both backwards and forwards? This meets #Inktober2018 Prompt Spell #doodlewashOctober2018 prompt FlowersThis is an illustration of a story based on true events. A young lad picks flowers belonging to an evil witch. She casts a spell to turn himContinue reading “Postcards for the Lunch Bag – Muskrat #PostcardsForTheLunchBag #Inktober2018 #zensationschallenge #doodlewashOctober2018 #Hahnemühle_USA #ZebraPen”

Postcards for the Lunch Bag – Nutria #PostcardsForTheLunchBag #Inktober2018 #zensationschallenge #doodlewashOctober2018 #Hahnemühle_USA #ZebraPen


Today, my hubby took a Nutria in his lunch bag. Did you know that the Nutria (aka the Coypu) was brought from South Americafor it’s fur, but was transported further as a ‘weed cutter’ to control vegetation?Oops. This meets #Inktober2018 Prompt Roasted #doodlewashOctober2018 prompt Cookiesbecause this Nutria is eating a roasted cookie. Ahuh.  That’s my storyContinue reading “Postcards for the Lunch Bag – Nutria #PostcardsForTheLunchBag #Inktober2018 #zensationschallenge #doodlewashOctober2018 #Hahnemühle_USA #ZebraPen”

Learn to Draw Sheep with Fun & Easy Step-out USE #Fun&EasyLandscapes #DrawingTutorial #Hahnemühle_USA #ZebraPenUS


One of my favorite Fun & Easy Step-outs is Use, a play on Ewes.  I love drawing sheep!  I create the step-out some time ago, and it’s been used in many of my artworks.  Today, I’m sharing a video showing how I draw it. I hope it inspires you do pull out your pen andContinue reading “Learn to Draw Sheep with Fun & Easy Step-out USE #Fun&EasyLandscapes #DrawingTutorial #Hahnemühle_USA #ZebraPenUS”

Postcards for the Lunch Bag – North American Beaver #PostcardsForTheLunchBag #Hahnemühle_USA #ZebraPen #WorldWatercolorGroup


Today, my hubby took a North American Beaver in his lunch bag. Did you know that the  North American Beaver secretesa substance, often used in perfume and once commonly usedas a vanilla flavoring? Zebra Pen Zensations Technical Pen & Da Vinci Watercolor on Hahnemühle Cold Pressed Watercolor PostcardAdapted from a photo on Pixabay Where to buy orContinue reading “Postcards for the Lunch Bag – North American Beaver #PostcardsForTheLunchBag #Hahnemühle_USA #ZebraPen #WorldWatercolorGroup”

Postcards for the Lunch Bag – Giant Prickly Stick Insect #PostcardsForTheLunchBag #Hahnemühle_USA #ZebraPen


If you are looking for my giveaway of Hahnemühle Cappuccino Book, Grey Book  and Zebra Zensations Pen, you can find it here.  It ends tonight! Today, my hubby took a Giant Prickly Stick Insect in his lunch bag. Did you know that the Giant Prickly Stick Insect acts like it’s a scorpion,curling up its tail when threatened? ZebraContinue reading “Postcards for the Lunch Bag – Giant Prickly Stick Insect #PostcardsForTheLunchBag #Hahnemühle_USA #ZebraPen”

Postcards for the Lunch Bag – Tyrannosaurus Rex #PostcardsForTheLunchBag #WorldWatercolorGroup #Qor #Hahnemühle_USA #ZebraPen


If you are looking for my giveaway of Hahnemühle Cappuccino Book, Grey Book  and Zebra Zensations Pen, you can find it here. Today, my hubby took a Tyrannosaurus Rex in his lunch bag.He decided he wanted a series of grinning dinosaurs, so they’llbe popping up from time to time. Did you know that T-Rex had 50-60 teeth theContinue reading “Postcards for the Lunch Bag – Tyrannosaurus Rex #PostcardsForTheLunchBag #WorldWatercolorGroup #Qor #Hahnemühle_USA #ZebraPen”