The Bluebird Illusion- Postcards for the Lunch Bag


Artwork-Zebra Zensations Technical Pen and Daniel Smith watercolor on a Hahnemühle Cold Pressed Watercolor Postcard. Brushes: Princeton Neptune Round, size 8. Photo reference courtesy of skeeze on Pixabay. Did you know that there are no blue birds -it’s all an illusion. Some birds are gray, but the way the light creates magic with the proteinContinue reading “The Bluebird Illusion- Postcards for the Lunch Bag”

Chameleon – Postcards for the Lunch Bag


Artwork-Holbein Gouache on a Stonehenge Aqua ColdPress Black watercolor paper. Brushes: Princeton Neptune Travel Brush, Series 4750, Round, Size 8 Photo reference courtesy of cocoparisienne on Pixabay. Today, my hubby took a Chameleon in his lunchbag. Doodlewash prompt ‘Chameleon’. Chameleons are interesting critturs. Just a few of fun facts about them: They don’t change colorContinue reading “Chameleon – Postcards for the Lunch Bag”

Sky


Artwork: Various brands opaque Watercolor on a Stonehenge Aqua ColdPress Black watercolor paper. Doodlewash prompt ‘sky’. This is a case where the scan looks better than the actual piece. I picked up a glow that isn’t really there. I used watercolor on black paper. I’ve done this successfully before, but I don’t think it wasContinue reading “Sky”

Golden Snub-nose Monkey – Pencil to Paint


Artwork-Zebra Zensations Technical Pen, Daniel Smith watercolor and ARTEZA Real Brush Pens on a Hahnemühle Cold Pressed Watercolor Postcard. Brushes: Princeton Neptune Round, size 8. This painting is what is known as a ‘line and wash’ because it is drawn in pen first and then painted with watercolor. Before You Start The BBC has beenContinue reading “Golden Snub-nose Monkey – Pencil to Paint”

Ruddy Shelduck – Postcards for the Lunch Bag


Artwork-Holbein Gouache on a Stonehenge Aqua ColdPress Black watercolor paper. Brushes: Princeton Neptune Travel Brush, Series 4750, Round, Size 8 Photo reference courtesy of kumararunprasad on Pixabay. Today, my hubby took a duck in his lunchbag. Doodlewash prompt ‘Duck’. You know, I was actually trying to find an Australian Shelduck, hence the fiery sky inContinue reading “Ruddy Shelduck – Postcards for the Lunch Bag”

Lava Lamp – Postcards for the Lunch Bag


Artwork-Holbein Gouache & Van Gogh Interference Watercolor on a Stonehenge Aqua ColdPress Black watercolor paper. Brushes: Princeton Neptune Quill Size 4 Today, my hubby took a lava lamp in his lunchbag. Doodlewash prompt ‘lava lamp’. Odd thing for hubby’s lunchbag postcards, but I was really inspired to try and catch the light in a lavaContinue reading “Lava Lamp – Postcards for the Lunch Bag”

Polar Bear – Postcards for the Lunch Bag


Artwork-Zebra Zensations Technical Pen and Da Vinci watercolor on a Hahnemühle Cold Pressed Watercolor Postcard. Brushes: Princeton Neptune Round, size 8. I hope you’ve all had a fabulous day, no matter what holiday you celebrate or whether you celebrate anything at all. Joy to the World means Joy to everyone! Did you know that polarContinue reading “Polar Bear – Postcards for the Lunch Bag”

Hatter the Reindeer- Postcards for the Lunch Bag


Artwork-Zebra Zensations Technical Pen and Da Vinci watercolor on a Hahnemühle Cold Pressed Watercolor Postcard. Brushes: Princeton Neptune Round, size 8. Sure. Everyone knows about Dasher, Dancer, Prancer, Vixen, Comet, Cupid, Donner, and Blitzen and even Rudolph. But what about Hatter? You know, the reindeer that has to carry replacement hats for the ones thatContinue reading “Hatter the Reindeer- Postcards for the Lunch Bag”

A Blessing of Narwhals – Postcards for the Lunch Bag


Artwork-Zebra Zensations Technical Pen and Daniel Smith watercolor on a Hahnemühle Cold Pressed Watercolor Postcard. Brushes: Princeton Neptune Round, size 8. Be sure to check Doodlewash on Monday for my review of a beautiful Mary Roff handmade sketchbook. Did you know that Narwhals are a toothed whale species that have none, one or two teeth?Continue reading “A Blessing of Narwhals – Postcards for the Lunch Bag”

Dormouse – 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 Gartenredakteurin on Pixabay. My hubby took a Dormouse in his lunchbag. Did you know that the dormouse can hibernate six months or longer, if the weather is cold enough. Doodlewash promptContinue reading “Dormouse – Postcards for the Lunch Bag”