The Heat of Lightning


#DoodlewashSeptember2022 prompt: Lightning. Did you know that lightning is 4-5 times hotter than the surface of the sun? September Doodlewash prompts Tools: To find a list of dealers, who carry Hahnemühle products in the U.S. and Canada, go here. You can find Zebra pen products here.

Sea Star in a Tidal Pool


#DoodlewashSeptember2022 prompt: Pebbles. Did you know the pebbly bumps on top of a sea star are various kinds of growths that do various things like absorbing oxygen and cleaning the skin? Thank you Val, for giving me permission use your fabulous photo for inspiration! September Doodlewash prompts Tools: To find a list of dealers, whoContinue reading “Sea Star in a Tidal Pool”

Pillar Coral


#DoodlewashSeptember2022 prompt: Underwater. Did you know that corals communicate through chemicals, sound, and movement of their tentacles? This is sort of a work in progress. The thing is I started it, and then lost interest. I’ll keep it around and one of these days, I might decide to work it some more, but who knows.Continue reading “Pillar Coral”

Coati


#DoodlewashSeptember2022 prompt: Trees. Did you know that Coatis give birth in trees, and that females within the band will take turns baby-sitting for one another? September Doodlewash prompts Tools: To find a list of dealers, who carry Hahnemühle products in the U.S. and Canada, go here. You can find Zebra pen products here.

Hitching a Ride – Counting Sheep 12


’Sketching Stuff Exercise and #DoodlewashSept2022 prompt: Music. It may not be music to your ears, but … Did you know that lambs and ewes can recognize each other’s bleats, and that studies have shown they can recognize up to 50 faces, both sheep and human, and remember them for up to two years? I’m posting promptsContinue reading “Hitching a Ride – Counting Sheep 12”

Clementines


#DoodlewashSeptember2022 prompt: Clementines. Did you know the smell of citrus fruits are believed to reduce stress and help with digestion? September Doodlewash prompts Tools: To find a list of dealers, who carry Hahnemühle products in the U.S. and Canada, go here. You can find Zebra pen products here.

Morning Errands


#DoodlewashSeptember2022 prompt: Bicycle. Did you know that to move around on the first version of a bicycle, you hard to push your feet against the ground? The Flintstones had it right? September Doodlewash prompts Tools: To find a list of dealers, who carry Hahnemühle products in the U.S. and Canada, go here. You can findContinue reading “Morning Errands”

Playing with Bubbles


#DoodlewashSeptember2022 prompt: Bubbles. Did you know the Sumerians were believed to have invented soap (and soap bubbles) approximately 3000 years ago? September Doodlewash prompts Tools: To find a list of dealers, who carry Hahnemühle products in the U.S. and Canada, go here. You can find Zebra pen products here.

Breadfruit


#DoodlewashSeptember2022 prompt: Bread. Did you know that breadfruit is now considered a superfood?  September Doodlewash prompts Tools: To find a list of dealers, who carry Hahnemühle products in the U.S. and Canada, go here. You can find Zebra pen products here.

Dragonfly in Thailand


#DoodlewashSeptember2022 prompt: Dragonfly. Did you know there are believed to be approximately 7,000 species of dragonfly?  Hahnemühle Bamboo Mixed Media paper Supervision Watercolors Image inspiration – photo by Andre Mouton on Unsplash September Doodlewash prompts Tools: To find a list of dealers, who carry Hahnemühle products in the U.S. and Canada, go here. You canContinue reading “Dragonfly in Thailand”