TUTORIAL: Snow Scene Monoprint with Gelli Arts® Printing Plate and Hahnemühle Paper


Sorry about the delay. This tutorial was meant to be posted yesterday, but there were scheduling problems. But it is up and live now! Monoprints can give you fresh and surprising images. Each one is unique, and they’re so easy to do. It makes me feel like I’m fingerpainting! Please check out my Tutorial atContinue reading “TUTORIAL: Snow Scene Monoprint with Gelli Arts® Printing Plate and Hahnemühle Paper”

Siberian Husky – Postcards for the Lunch Bag


Artwork- Zebra Zensations Technical Pen and Daniel Smith Watercolor on Hahnemühle ‘The Collection’ Coldpress Watercolor paper. Reference photo courtesy of Tanya50 on Pixabay. If you are looking for my latest giveaway, which includes Hahnemühle paper, Gelli Arts printing plates and more, you can find it here. Did you know that huskys and other sled dogsContinue reading “Siberian Husky – Postcards for the Lunch Bag”

Evening in Red-Gold and Lavender


Artwork- Zebra Zensations Technical Pen and American Journey Watercolor on a Hahnemühle Coldpress Watercolor Postcard. Reference photo courtesy of Ferdinand-Feng on Pixabay. Did you know that according to statistics, in 2020, 56% of the world’s population lives in cities? This line and wash painting took me forEVER! I got out the ruler and really triedContinue reading “Evening in Red-Gold and Lavender”

Snowy Owl – Postcards for the Lunch Bag


Artwork- Zebra Zensations Technical Pen and American Journey Watercolor on a Hahnemühle Coldpress Watercolor Postcard. Reference Photo by Jongsun Lee on Unsplash. Did you know that the male snowy owl is mostly or entirely white, while the female has black bars? Doodlewash Prompt: Owl Tools: To find a list of dealers, who carry Hahnemühle products in the U.S.Continue reading “Snowy Owl – Postcards for the Lunch Bag”

Working for the Daily Bread – Postcards for the Lunch Bag


Artwork- Zebra Zensations Technical Pen and Daniel Smith Watercolor on Hahnemühle Coldpress ‘The Collection’ Watercolor paper. Reference photo used with permission from Malcolm Smith on Flickr. Did you know that squirrels have double-jointed hind legs? So you might meet one while hiking but don’t try to race it up a tree! Doodlewash prompt: Hiking Tools:Continue reading “Working for the Daily Bread – Postcards for the Lunch Bag”

Sunrise on Snow


Artwork- Watercolor and Gouache on a Hahnemühle The Collection Cold press watercolor paper Have you entered this weeks giveaway for a chance to win a sample pack of Collection watercolor paper? You can enter here. Here’s a video I did while painting on one of the Collection blocks. Tools: To find a list of dealers,Continue reading “Sunrise on Snow”

Frosty Fall Morning


Artwork- Watercolor and gouache on Hahnemühle Coldpress ‘The Collection’ Watercolor paper. Reference photo courtesty of kudybadorota on Pixabay. Did you know that most white horses are actually grey? They are born dark and gradually lighten to a shade of light gray or white as they get older. The rare true white horse is born white,Continue reading “Frosty Fall Morning”

Dalmatian Pelican – Postcards for the Lunch Bag


I apologize to those of you who are getting this post twice. Somehow it got sent out early, but never appeared on the blog until now. Artwork- Zebra Zensations Technical Pen and American Journey Watercolor on a Hahnemühle Coldpress Watercolor Postcard. Reference photo courtesy of zoosnow on Pixabay. Did you know that the Dalmatian PelicanContinue reading “Dalmatian Pelican – Postcards for the Lunch Bag”

Berries on Ice


On Sunday, my second flash giveaway for a Hahnemühle sample pack of cold press ‘The Collection’ watercolour paper will start at 05:00 pm PST. The above painting will be one of the prizes. My friend Jennifer McLean is also having a giveaway for sample packs of ‘The Collection’ watercolor paper. You can find it here.Continue reading “Berries on Ice”

Doggie with a Winter Coat – Postcards for the Lunch Bag


Artwork- Daniel Smith Watercolor on Hahnemühle Coldpress ‘The Collection’ Watercolor paper. Reference photo courtesy of fulls26 on Pixabay. Did you know we’ve been dressing up our dogs for a long time? There are paintings from the Royal Courts of Europe with dogs in coats, and we’ve even found a suit of samurai armor from theContinue reading “Doggie with a Winter Coat – Postcards for the Lunch Bag”