Drift: #WorldWatercolorMonth2022 Day 25


July is World Watercolor Month! To learn more about this, visit Doodlewash. Did you know that in Norse mythology, the first man and woman were created from driftwood? Hahnemühle 100% Cotton Watercolour book Joyce’s Signature Da Vinci Watercolor Less than a week left to buy limited edition World Watercolor Month items! You can find some fantasticContinue reading “Drift: #WorldWatercolorMonth2022 Day 25”

Wave: #WorldWatercolorMonth2022 Day 24


July is World Watercolor Month! To learn more about this, visit Doodlewash. Did you know that originally ‘America, the Beautiful”, with its ‘Amber waves of grain’, was a poem that people sung to whatever tune they liked – “Auld Lang Syne” being the most popular? Today the song is sung o Samuel A. Ward’s “Materna”.Continue reading “Wave: #WorldWatercolorMonth2022 Day 24”

Pride: #WorldWatercolorMonth2022 Day 23


July is World Watercolor Month! To learn more about this, visit Doodlewash. Did you know that a group of lions is called a pride because they have always been associated (incorrectly) with stately nobility? They actually prefer to steal kills from other predators than to hunt themselves. Another quick sketch! Hahnemühle 100% Cotton Watercolour bookContinue reading “Pride: #WorldWatercolorMonth2022 Day 23”

Ceremony: #WorldWatercolorMonth2022 Day 22


July is World Watercolor Month! To learn more about this, visit Doodlewash. Did you know the tea ceremony, the Way of Tea, is based on the principles of Harmony, Respect, Purity and Tranquility? Hahnemühle 100% Cotton Watercolour book WatercolorSnacks Spring 2022 Van Gogh Watercolor Palette July Doodlewash prompts Tools: To find a list of dealers,Continue reading “Ceremony: #WorldWatercolorMonth2022 Day 22”

Confident: #WorldWatercolorMonth2022 Day 21


July is World Watercolor Month! To learn more about this, visit Doodlewash. Did you know the saying, ‘A Cat May Look At A King’ was first printed in 1562, and was probably a common proverb long before that? The meaning is that even the most lowly born have certain rights — though I’m confident thatContinue reading “Confident: #WorldWatercolorMonth2022 Day 21”

Focus: #WorldWatercolorMonth2022 Day 20


July is World Watercolor Month! To learn more about this, visit Doodlewash. Who was more focused than Sherlock Holmes! Did you know Arthur Conan Doyle originally called him Sherringford, and Watson was Ormand Stacker? Can you tell that I did this one in a hurry? Hahnemühle 100% Cotton Watercolour book Joyce’s Signature Da Vinci WatercolorContinue reading “Focus: #WorldWatercolorMonth2022 Day 20”

Crowd: #WorldWatercolorMonth2022


July is World Watercolor Month! To learn more about this, visit Doodlewash. Did you know the the Lupine flower name came from the Latin ‘Lupus’, meaning wolf? Why that name? Lupines are poisonous, and thus considered a killer of livestock like the wolf. I didn’t want to paint a crowd of people – I didn’tContinue reading “Crowd: #WorldWatercolorMonth2022”

Resistence: #WorldWatercolorMonth2022


July is World Watercolor Month! To learn more about this, visit Doodlewash. Did you know the Borg were originally conceived as being insectoid? That was too much for the budget, so the Collective was born. Am I the only one that immediately flashed to the image of a Borg when they saw the word ‘resistence’?Continue reading “Resistence: #WorldWatercolorMonth2022”

Aerodynamic: #WorldWatercolorMonth2022


July is World Watercolor Month! To learn more about this, visit Doodlewash. Yeah. I went with the opposite of aerodynamic, lol. Did you know there are about 60 species of flightless bird? Hahnemühle 100% Cotton Watercolour book Da Vinci Watercolor Malden Salt Flakes July Doodlewash prompts Tools: To find a list of dealers, who carryContinue reading “Aerodynamic: #WorldWatercolorMonth2022”

Silver: #WorldWatercolorMonth2022


July is World Watercolor Month! To learn more about this, visit Doodlewash. Did you know there is archaeological evidence that charm bracelets were worn by Assyrians, Babylonians and Persians, as far back as 600 to 400 BC? Hahnemühle 100% Cotton Watercolour book Zebra Zensations Technical Pen Da Vinci Watercolor July Doodlewash prompts Tools: To find aContinue reading “Silver: #WorldWatercolorMonth2022”