A Basketful of Lilacs


I’m working on several projects that just aren’t getting done, so I won’t be posting daily for a while. #doodlewashMay2022: Park. ‘Cause you can go to the park and pick lilacs (really, no, you probably shouldn’t!) Did you know ‘lilac’ comes from ‘lilaq’, the Persian word for flower? This was a card that I sentContinue reading “A Basketful of Lilacs”

The Spectacled Owl


#doodlewashMay2022: Watch. Did you know that owls have the best night vision of all animals? No wonder they can watch things so well! Hahnemühle Hot Press The Collection watercolor paper Maimeriblu Watercolor Pixaby reference photo by ambquinn. May Doodlewash prompts Tools: To find a list of dealers, who carry Hahnemühle products in the U.S. andContinue reading “The Spectacled Owl”

The Green Heron On My Backyard Fence


#doodlewashMay2022 prompts: Crane. Yeah, I was all set to paint a crane, but then this Green Heron was sitting on my back yard fence and I decided to do it instead. I mean after all, Crane, Heron. Close enough for me. Did you know that Green Herons drop bait – worms, insects, bread crusts, etc.Continue reading “The Green Heron On My Backyard Fence”