REVIEW: Etchr Sketchbooks, the Perfect Sketchbook & the Accordion Sketchbooks


Etchr started with the goal of creating the ultimate art bag, and then ultimate art supplies of all kinds. In their own words, “Overall, we’re helping artists art.” Want to learn more about their sketchbooks? Read my review at Doodlewash!

REVIEW: ZenArt Allegro Travel Watercolor Paint Set 24 Warm Colors


Interested in a watercolor set that comes in a beautiful, stylish case with colors intended to create a sunny, happy mood? ZenArt has released four new cake (aka pan) watercolor sets — the Espresso, the Allegro, the Sereno and the Prezioso.  To learn more, read my review of the Allegro set at Doodlewash!

Review: Zenso Watercolors Dotcards


Zenso watercolors are handmade, hand mulled with homemade binder.  They are available in pan (aka cake) form and as dotcard sampler packs, such as I’m reviewing here.   Cheetarah, the creator of Zenso Watercolors is a Mixed Media Artist with a love for watercolor, Fountain pens, and Science Fiction, who has turned her hand toContinue reading “Review: Zenso Watercolors Dotcards”

REVIEW: ZenArt Black Tulip Watercolor Brush Set


Looking for a watercolor brush set that is vegan, synthetic, holds a good amount of water, and has tips that spring back into shape easily? The ZenArt Black Tulip Watercolor Brush Set offers just that. Please check out my review at Doodlewash to learn more about the ZenArt Black Tulip Watercolor Brush set.

REVIEW: Zebra Pen Mildliners


The old yellow highlighter ain’t what it used to be. Zebra Pens has a range of 25 colors, and if you only use them for highlighting, you are missing out. Great for bullet journaling, calligraphy, mixed media and more, these pens have bright, vibrant colors. To find out more, read my review of these fabulousContinue reading “REVIEW: Zebra Pen Mildliners”

REVIEW: ‘Tangle All Around the World’ by Alice Hendon


Last year, Alice Hendon invited the members of her ‘Tangle All Around’ Facebook group to submit tangle patterns for a book. This year, she did it again! Life in Tangles is Book 8 in Alice Hendon’s Artangleology Series. It’s chock full of tangle patterns, 504 of them, all created by 92 different tangle artists. ToContinue reading “REVIEW: ‘Tangle All Around the World’ by Alice Hendon”

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’.

TUTORIAL: Snow Scene Monoprint with Gelli Arts® Printing Plate and Hahnemühle Paper


Sorry about the delay. This tutorial was meant to be posted yesterday, but there were scheduling problems. But it is up and live now! Monoprints can give you fresh and surprising images. Each one is unique, and they’re so easy to do. It makes me feel like I’m fingerpainting! Please check out my Tutorial atContinue reading “TUTORIAL: Snow Scene Monoprint with Gelli Arts® Printing Plate and Hahnemühle Paper”

REVIEW: St. Louis Art Supply Journals


Looking for a high quality sketchbook? Or a good one that’s great for sketches and practice. St. Louis Art Supply may have the sketchbooks you are looking for! Please check out my review at Doodlewash to learn more about St. Louis Art Supply’s watercolor journals and Pro Mixed Media notebook.

Tutorial – How to Draw a Wombat with Pointillism


I have a tutorial up at the Zebra Pen Z-Blog with a step-by-step pattern for drawing a Hairy-nosed Wombat and steps for coloring it using the Pointilism style. Head over to the Zebra Pen Z-Blog and read my tutorial to find out how it’s done!