On a Meadow Sitting


You can find Life Imitates Doodles Weekly Wednesday Giveaway #9 here. Ends tonight at 11:59 PM PDT! The master whose work we were to use for this swap was Georges Seurat, the artist who developed Pointilism, one of my favorite styles. I kinda, sorta, didn’t actually cheat when I did my ATCs. See, no oneContinue reading “On a Meadow Sitting”

Get Out Your Bumbershoot


You can find Life Imitates Doodles Weekly Wednesday Giveaway #9 here. This was another swap where we were challenged to copy works by the Masters. In this case, instead of focusing on one particular artist, we were to copy art that had a parasol or umbrella in it. I enjoyed these challenges and I thinkContinue reading “Get Out Your Bumbershoot”

Things in the Sky


You can find Life Imitates Doodles Weekly Wednesday Giveaway #9 here. This swap was fairly open in theme. There are many things in the sky. I chose to go with weather. That’s kind of in the sky. The art above: Storm Passing – Pitt Brush pen & Elmer’s White Acrylic Pen on illustration board. AboveContinue reading “Things in the Sky”

ATCs with Thailand Flavor


Be sure to visit tomorrow and check the Life Imitates Doodles Weekly Wednesday Giveaway #9! This particular ATC swap was initiated by someone who had just come back from Thailand. I’m sorry – I don’t remember who it was, and I haven’t had time to dig out the collection of ATCs I received in returnContinue reading “ATCs with Thailand Flavor”

Undiscovered Horse-a-saurs


The Life Imitates Doodles Weekly Wednesday Giveaway #8 runs until 11:59 PM PDT tonight. It can be found here. Huh? This set of ATCs wasn’t done for a swap, but I got onto a theme of faux dinosaurs based off of equines. This one above is a Pintaloosasaurus. I didn’t note the supplies used information,Continue reading “Undiscovered Horse-a-saurs”

ATCs – Caillebotte Style


The Life Imitates Doodles Weekly Wednesday Giveaway #8, can be found here. I seem to be in a perpetual state of catching up with my art lately, so for the new week or so, I’m going to share ATCs that I did for swaps back in 2009. You wouldn’t believe how many ATCs I crankedContinue reading “ATCs – Caillebotte Style”

Idunna’s Gryphon – an ATC Humgryphon


The Weekly Wednesday Giveaway for this week ends at 11:59 PST tonight! Before I got into Zentangle, I was into ATC’s and I was as obsessed with that too. I don’t do them anymore preferring to work larger. I had a method of painting with acrylic, and then drawing with an India Ink Pitt BrushContinue reading “Idunna’s Gryphon – an ATC Humgryphon”