Fresh Air in Colored Pencil


#DoodlewashJanuaryPrompt: Fresh Air. Did you know that fresh air helps you digest food more efficiently? I haven’t used my colored pencils for a while so I decided to use them for a change. Hmmm! I think I ended up making the nightgown more see-through than I meant to! Artwork-Zebra Zensations Technical Pen and Mechanical ColoredContinue reading “Fresh Air in Colored Pencil”

Furbaby


Doodlewash prompt: Baby I realized at the last minute that I’d drawn something for the wrong prompt (and I’m even the one who came up with the prompts!), so I did a quick drawing, ending up running it off the page. This is what happens when you have senior moments! I enjoyed drawing the blanketContinue reading “Furbaby”

New-fallen Snow


Doodlewash prompt: New. There is nothing quite like the beauty and serenity of newly fallen snow – at least for the first few months, lol. Did you know that snow is not white? It’s actually translucent like ice. However, light bounces off the facets in such a way that we see it as white mostContinue reading “New-fallen Snow”

Closed-Zebra Pen Mildliner Giveaway


U. S. only (sorry) Christmas is over, but you still have a chance to win some arts supplies for the new year! The Zebra pen Mildliner is one of my favorite pens for creating beautiful backgrounds and quick, simple landscapes. Zebra Pen sent me some extras so I’m giving them away. To learn more aboutContinue reading “Closed-Zebra Pen Mildliner Giveaway”

Penguin- Postcards for the Lunch Bag


Artwork-Chinstrap Penguin in a Scarf-Zebra Zensations Technical Pen and Daniel Smith Watercolor on Hahnemühle Coldpress ‘The Collection’ Watercolor paper 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 despite popular belief, Penguins DO have elbows and knees!Continue reading “Penguin- Postcards for the Lunch Bag”

Wild Turkey – Postcards for the Lunch Bag


Artwork- Zebra Zensations Technical Pen and American Journey Watercolor on a Hahnemühle Coldpress Watercolor Postcard. Reference photo courtesy of MOHANN 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 turkeys have around 5,000 to 6,000Continue reading “Wild Turkey – Postcards for the Lunch Bag”

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”