Ceremonial Elephant – Postcards for the Lunch Bag


Artwork- Zebra Zensations Technical pens and Miya Gouache & Van Gogh Interference on Hahnemuhle Watercolor Postcard Rough. My hubby asked me to paint a ceremonial elephant for one of his co-workers who was leaving. Normally, I don’t do commissions but this guy has me wrapped around his finger, lol. Tools And Where You Can BuyContinue reading “Ceremonial Elephant – Postcards for the Lunch Bag”

Forest Fire in Abstract


Artwork- Miya Gouache & Van Gogh Interference on Adirondack Alcohol Ink paper A friend of mine gave me a piece of Ranger’s black cardstock that is formulated for alcohol ink. It has a strange surface – almost rubbery to the feel. I used gouache and my friend used watercolor. The color showed up pretty well,Continue reading “Forest Fire in Abstract”

Manatee – Pencil to Paint Tutorial


Artwork- Zebra Zensations Technical pens and Miya Gouache & Van Gogh Interference on Hahnemühle Burgund Watercolor Postcard Rough. Photo reference from extrabrandt on Pixabay. Did you know that the Manatee is also known as a sea cow, but is more closely related to the elephant? Doesn’t it seem sometimes, that every strange looking animal isContinue reading “Manatee – Pencil to Paint Tutorial”

Purple Cow – Postcards for the Lunch Bag


Artwork-Zebra Zensations Technical Pen and Daniel Smith watercolor on a Hahnemühle Burgund Watercolor Postcard. Brushes: Princeton Dagger Elite Size 3/8 in. Photo courtesy of 1195798 on Pixabay. Are you looking for: the Life Imitates Doodles Weekly Wednesday Giveaway #24 Tutorial – How to Draw and Paint a Rooster Tutorial – How to Paint a SlothContinue reading “Purple Cow – Postcards for the Lunch Bag”

Metallic Beet Red


Artwork- Zebra Metallic Brush Pen in a Hahnemühle Black Book. If you are here for Life Imitates Doodles giveaway #18, you can find it here. My Chipmunk-Pencil to Paint tutorial can be found here. Doodlewash prompt Beet Red. Beets are often more of a dusty purply-red than red-red so I thought the metallic pens wouldContinue reading “Metallic Beet Red”

Blue Moon Kitty


If you are here for Life Imitates Doodles giveaway #18, you can find it here. My Chipmunk-Pencil to Paint tutorial can be found here. Today, my hubby took an unhappy kitty in his lunchbag. Doodlewash prompt: Blue Moon Poor kitty left out, blue from cold and feeling blue. Artwork-Zebra Pen Metallic Brush Pen in HahnemühleContinue reading “Blue Moon Kitty”

Metallic Red Tape


Artwork- Zebra Metallic Brush Pen in a Hahnemühle Black Book. Reference photo courtesy of REDioACTIVE on Pixabay. If you are here for Life Imitates Doodles giveaway #18, you can find it here. My Chipmunk-Pencil to Paint tutorial can be found here. Doodlewash prompt Red Tape. I know – the metallic red looks more pink thanContinue reading “Metallic Red Tape”

Brown Sugar Chipmunk-Pencil to Paint


Today, my hubby took a Chipmunk in his lunchbag. The Doodlewash prompt for today is Brown Sugar. This guy has a lot of brown in his coat and he sure is sweet, so I think he fits! Artwork-Zebra Zensations Technical Pen and Daniel Smith watercolor on a Hahnemühle Cold Pressed Watercolor Postcard. Brushes: Princeton NeptuneContinue reading “Brown Sugar Chipmunk-Pencil to Paint”

Purple Heart


Artwork- Zebra Metallic Brush Pen in a Hahnemühle Black Book. If you are here for Life Imitates Doodles giveaway #17, you can find it here. It ends tonight! My Fun & Easy Swirly Tree & Squiggle Bush step-outs can be found here. Doodlewash prompt Purple Heart. The purple heart medal always makes me think aboutContinue reading “Purple Heart”

Green Thumb – Postcards for the Lunch Bag


Artwork-Daniel Smith watercolor on a Hahnemühle Cold Pressed Watercolor Postcard. Brushes: Princeton Velvetouch Long Round Size 8 & Round Size 4. Photo courtesy of Jadis96 at Pixabay. If you are looking for the Life Imitates Doodles Weekly Wednesday Giveaway #17 , you can find it here. My Fun & Easy Swirly Tree & Squiggle BushContinue reading “Green Thumb – Postcards for the Lunch Bag”