Three Squashes


Did you know that the word squash derives from an Algonquin word, “askutasquash”, which means “eaten raw”? I used my drawing yesterday as my official take on the Doodlewash prompt because I ran out of time, but I wanted to do something more complex. I’ve also been trying to find the time to try acrylicContinue reading “Three Squashes”

French Bulldog – Postcards for the Lunch Bag


Artwork-Zebra Zensations Technical Pen, White Uniball Signo Gel Pens, and QoR watercolor on a Hahnemühle Cold Pressed Watercolor Postcard. Brushes: Princeton Neptune Travel Round size 8. Photo courtesy of Pezibear on Pixabay. Today, my hubby took a French Bulldog in his lunchbag. Did you know that these guys originated in England? They were a favoriteContinue reading “French Bulldog – Postcards for the Lunch Bag”

A Proliferation of Whiskers – Pencil to Paint Tutorial


Artwork-Zebra Zensations Technical Pen, QoR watercolor and White Signo Uniball gel pen on a Hahnemühle Cold Pressed Watercolor Postcard. Brushes: Princeton Elite Travel Round size 10. Did you know that a walrus can eat 4,000 – 6,000 clams in one sitting? Doodlewash prompt ‘walrus’. This painting is what is known as a ‘line and wash’Continue reading “A Proliferation of Whiskers – Pencil to Paint Tutorial”

Chocolate Labrador Retriever Puppy – Postcards for the Lunch Bag


Artwork-Zebra Zensations Technical Pen and Daniel Smith watercolor on a Hahnemühle Cold Pressed Watercolor Postcard. Brushes: Escoda Aquario Petit Gris Mop, Series 1130 Size 12 . Photo courtesy of Pezibear on Pixabay. Did you know, that until 1960, the only color considered desirable for Labrador Retriever’s was black.? But black labs carry the chocolate, yellowContinue reading “Chocolate Labrador Retriever Puppy – Postcards for the Lunch Bag”

Fox Terrier – Postcards for the Lunch Bag


Artwork-Zebra Zensations Technical Pen and QoR watercolor on a Hahnemühle Cold Pressed Watercolor Postcard. Brushes: Princeton Neptune Travel Round size 8. Photo courtesy of Pezibear on Pixabay. Today, my hubby took a Fox Terrier in his lunchbag. Did you know that up until 1860, any dog small and fast enough to flush a fox outContinue reading “Fox Terrier – Postcards for the Lunch Bag”

Numbat – Postcards for the Lunch Bag


Artwork-Zebra Zensations Technical Pen, QoR watercolor and White Signo Uniball gel pen on a Hahnemühle Cold Pressed Watercolor Postcard. Brushes: Princeton Elite Travel Round size 10. Numbat – I know. It sounds like something you’d call your brother or sister when you were kids. It wouldn’t be much of an insult though. Numbats are termite-eatingContinue reading “Numbat – Postcards for the Lunch Bag”

Horse Laugh- Postcards for the Lunch Bag


Artwork-Zebra Zensations Technical Pen and QoR watercolor on a Hahnemühle Cold Pressed Watercolor Postcard. Brushes: Princeton Elite Travel Round size 6, 8 & 10. Photo courtesy of x on Pixabay. Are you looking for: LIFE IMITATES DOODLES WEEKLY WEDNESDAY GIVEAWAY #26 SHAPING STUDIES TUTORIAL DAY 6 Tomorrow, my hubby takes a laughing pony in hisContinue reading “Horse Laugh- Postcards for the Lunch Bag”

Almost Monochromatic- Postcards for the Lunch Bag


Artwork QoR watercolor on a Hahnemühle Cold Pressed Watercolor Postcard. Brushes: Princeton Elite Travel Round set. Photo courtesy of Free-Photos on Pixabay. Are you looking for: the Life Imitates Doodles Weekly Wednesday Giveaway #25Tutorial-How to Paint with QoR Iridescent Watercolor Review- Princeton Aqua Elite Brushes Tomorrow, my hubby takes deer in his lunchbag. Did youContinue reading “Almost Monochromatic- Postcards for the Lunch Bag”

Furry Things – Postcards for the Lunch Bag


Artwork-Zebra Zensations Technical Pen and QoR watercolor on a Hahnemühle Cold Pressed Watercolor Postcard. Brushes: Princeton Elite Travel Round size 10. Photo courtesy of Schwoaze on Pixabay. Are you looking for: the Life Imitates Doodles Weekly Wednesday Giveaway #24 Tutorial-How to Paint with QoR Iridescent Watercolor Tutorial – How to Paint a Sloth Bear Tomorrow,Continue reading “Furry Things – Postcards for the Lunch Bag”

Sea Turtle – Postcards for the Lunch Bag


Artwork-Zebra Zensations Technical Pen and QoR watercolor on a Hahnemühle Cold Pressed Watercolor Postcard. Brushes: Princeton Elite Travel Round size 10. Photo courtesy of GerDukes on Pixabay. Are you looking for: the Life Imitates Doodles Weekly Wednesday Giveaway #24 Tutorial-How to Paint with QoR Iridescent Watercolor Tutorial – How to Paint a Sloth Bear Tomorrow,Continue reading “Sea Turtle – Postcards for the Lunch Bag”