Giveway Closed. Cambio Tambien Brush Pens & Kaleidolines Starter Kit


U.S. ONLY This Giveaway is Over. The winner has been notified. You must enter at my blog or at my Instagram post. This giveaway ENDS Wednesday, Jan. 5, 2022 at 11:59 PM PST The Prize Package— One Cambio Tambien Brush Pens Set A One Cambio Tambien Brush Pens Set B One Kaleidolines Starter Kit ToContinue reading “Giveway Closed. Cambio Tambien Brush Pens & Kaleidolines Starter Kit”

B is for Bamboo


#DoodlewashJanuary2022 Prompt: Bamboo. Did you know that bamboo is actually a grass? Hahnemühle Nostalgie Sketchbook Kuretake Real Clean Color Brush Pen Kuretake Cambio Tambien Brush Pen Kuretake Mangaka Flexible pen January Doodlewash Prompts Tools: To find a list of dealers, who carry Hahnemühle products in the U.S. and Canada, go here

A is for Airplane


#DoodlewashJanuary2022 Prompt: Airplane. Happy New Year! Did you know the air pressure and low humidity in a plane makes it hard for you to tast sweet and salty flavors? That airline food might not be as bad as you think (but probably is, lol). This month the Doodlewash prompts are in alphabetical order. I decidedContinue reading “A is for Airplane”

Review: Cambio Tambien Brush Pens 6 color sets A & B


Looking for things to make you paint in bright, bold color? Kuretake Cambio Tambien brush pens come in two sets of 6 Colors each. They’re great for a range of artistic activity — painting, lettering, art journaling and more. But what are they? Learn more in my review at Doodlewash!

Review: Gansai Tambi Watercolors


Traditional transparent watercolor, gouache, watercolor inks.  Just when you think you know them all there comes yet another kind of watercolor! Like many ‘new’ discoveries, Gansai has been around forever. So what is it, and how is it different? Interested? Read my review of the 48-color set of Gansai Tambi Watercolors from Kuretake at Doodlewash!

Angel Wing Begonias


#WorldWatercolorMonth Prompt: Wing. I went with the Angel Wing Begonia because of the name. There is also a Dragon Wing Begonia. Pen: Zebra Zensations Technical Pen Paint: Kuretake Gansai Tambi Paper: Hahnemühle Beige-toned Watercolor Paper Brushes: ZenArt Black Tulip Brushes I’m jumping around between my pre-stamped sheet, but this is the last of the promptsContinue reading “Angel Wing Begonias”

Zinnias and Baby’s Breath


#WorldWatercolorMonth Prompts: Memory and Breathe. Zinnias symbolize remembrance for friends long absent and did you know that Baby’s Breath is toxic? So don’t eat it if you want to continue breathing! I’m posting prompts for both July 6th and 7th, because tomorrow’s post is for my review of Kuretake’s Zig Clean Color Real Brush atContinue reading “Zinnias and Baby’s Breath”

World Watercolor Month’s Calla Lily Anniversary


#WorldWatercolorMonth Prompt: Milestone. Did you know that World Watercolor Month was started in 2016? The Calla Lily is the flower for 6th Anniversaries, so I used it to celebrate that World Watercolor Month milestone. Pen: Zebra Zensations Technical Pen Paint: Kuretake Gansai Tambi Paper: Hahnemühle Beige-toned Watercolor Paper Brushes: ZenArt Black Tulip Brushes Have youContinue reading “World Watercolor Month’s Calla Lily Anniversary”

Dainty Duckweed & Spatterdock


#WorldWatercolorMonth Prompts: Dainty & Spatter. Watermeal Duckweed is the smallest (thus the daintiest) flowering plant in the world, about the size of a candy sprinkle. Spatterdock is also called the Yellow Pond Lily, Cow Lily, and Brandy Bottle. Pen: Zebra Zensations Technical Pen Paint: Kuretake Gansai Tambi Paper: Hahnemühle Beige-toned Watercolor Paper Brushes: ZenArt BlackContinue reading “Dainty Duckweed & Spatterdock”