Terrapin


#doodlewashJune2022: Turtle. Did you know that turtles living in freshwater are generally called terrapins, while those living in marine environments are turtles? Hahnemühle Cold Press Collection Paper Zebra Zensations Technical Pen Joyce’s Signature Da Vinci Watercolor Palette Reference Image by tracyhammond from Pixabay. June Doodlewash prompts Tools: To find a list of dealers, who carryContinue reading “Terrapin”

The Tortoise and the Strawberry


#doodlewashMarch2022: Snack. ‘Cause my tortoise is snacking on strawberries. Did you know the lighter a tortoise’s shell, the warmer the country of its origin.  The lightest known shade means the tortoise originates from the southern part of the Sahara Desert. Hahnemühle hot press The Collection watercolor paper Arteza Gouache Pixabay photo reference courtesy of DA_Mayerbepp..Continue reading “The Tortoise and the Strawberry”

Tutorial-How to Draw a Fun & Easy Turtle


Artwork: Zebra Zensations Technical Pen, Sarasa Clip Gel Pen and Mechanical Color Pencil in Hahnemühle Lilac 1584 dot-grid sketchbook Susan Masters asked for a step-out for a Fun & Easy Turtle, so I did one. My example is blowing bubbles, so I’m using it for the Doodlewash prompt of Bubbles. And here’s the step-out. ToolsContinue reading “Tutorial-How to Draw a Fun & Easy Turtle”