Silver: #WorldWatercolorMonth2022


July is World Watercolor Month! To learn more about this, visit Doodlewash. Did you know there is archaeological evidence that charm bracelets were worn by Assyrians, Babylonians and Persians, as far back as 600 to 400 BC? Hahnemühle 100% Cotton Watercolour book Zebra Zensations Technical Pen Da Vinci Watercolor July Doodlewash prompts Tools: To find aContinue reading “Silver: #WorldWatercolorMonth2022”

Cheer: #WorldWatercolorMonth2022


July is World Watercolor Month! To learn more about this, visit Doodlewash. Um, yeah. I kinda went with cheers rather than cheer. I’m a scamp that way! Did you know that in Medieval times, clinking glasses, cheering, or banging mugs on tables were all thought to scare off evil spirits? Sometimes, a small amount ofContinue reading “Cheer: #WorldWatercolorMonth2022”

Dance: #WorldWatercolorMonth2022


July is World Watercolor Month! To learn more about this, visit Doodlewash. Did you know Flamenco dance is called baile, a flamenco dancer is a bailaor (male) or bailaora (female)? The flamenco outfit is usually the Traje de Flamenca. Hahnemühle 100% Cotton Watercolour book Aquafine Watercolor July Doodlewash prompts Tools: To find a list ofContinue reading “Dance: #WorldWatercolorMonth2022”

Strong: #WorldWatercolorMonth2022


July is World Watercolor Month! To learn more about this, visit Doodlewash. Did you know that elephants, able to carry up to 7 tons, are the strongest land mammal by pure strength? The blue whale can generate up to 600 horsepower due to special muscles in the tail. And the strongest animal by body weight?Continue reading “Strong: #WorldWatercolorMonth2022”

Travel: #WorldWatercolorMonth2022


July is World Watercolor Month! To learn more about this, visit Doodlewash. Did you know the Egyptians were traveling the Nile in sailboats made from reeds, as far back as 4000 BC? You know the Bob Ross thing about dripping paint and “Let’s make them birds. Yeah, they’re birds now.” I this case, I drippedContinue reading “Travel: #WorldWatercolorMonth2022”

Center: #WorldWatercolorMonth2022


July is World Watercolor Month! To learn more about this, visit Doodlewash. Did you know coneflowers have 200 to 300 florets in the center? Hahnemühle 100% Cotton Watercolor book MaimeriBlue Watercolor July 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 “Center: #WorldWatercolorMonth2022”

Fast: #WorldWatercolorMonth2022


July is World Watercolor Month! To learn more about this, visit Doodlewash. Did you know the sailfish is widely believed to be the fastest swimming fish in the ocean, clocked at up to 68 mph? I used metallic silver again, for the top part of the water. It looks pretty good in real life, butContinue reading “Fast: #WorldWatercolorMonth2022”

Goal: #WorldWatercolorMonth2022


July is World Watercolor Month! To learn more about this, visit Doodlewash. Did you know the first basketball game, created by James Naismith in 1891, was played with a soccer ball and a broken peach basket? I think I failed in my goal, which was to give a feeling of motion to a basketball. Instead,Continue reading “Goal: #WorldWatercolorMonth2022”

Bronze: #WorldWatercolorMonth2022


July is World Watercolor Month! To learn more about this, visit Doodlewash. Did you know that the Dancing Girl from Mohenjodaro is the oldest known bronze statue in existence? It dates back to 2500 BCE. Hahnemühle 100% Cotton Watercolor book MaimeriBlu Watercolor Malden Salt Flakes July Doodlewash prompts Tools: To find a list of dealers, whoContinue reading “Bronze: #WorldWatercolorMonth2022”

Home: #WorldWatercolorMonth2022


July is World Watercolor Month! To learn more about this, visit Doodlewash. Did you know that the white picket fence was originally associated with wealth in Colonial times? Whitewash was expensive, so only the well-off could afford to keep their fences white. When mass production lowered the cost of fences, and the middle class becameContinue reading “Home: #WorldWatercolorMonth2022”