Waterwheel Abstract


#DoodlewashAugushtPrompt: Waterwheel. Did you know that there are three types of waterwheel? There are horizontal waterwheels, undershot vertical waterwheels, and the overshot vertical waterwheels. I received a really great gift of customized Erin Condren sketchbooks from my good friend, Alice Hendon, and I used one for this tangled abstract. Pen: Zebra Zensations Technical Pen 0.8Continue reading “Waterwheel Abstract”

Ticky Tacky Town


Artwork: Zebra Zensations Mechanical Colored Pencils on a Hahnemühle YouTangle tile. There’s an old folk song ‘Little Boxes’, that talks about neighborhoods filled with houses made of ticky tacky, that all look just the same. This is another one of the tangle drawings I did while watching movies on New Year’s Eve and when IContinue reading “Ticky Tacky Town”

Tangling from the Comfy Chair


Artwork: Zebra Pen Mildliner Pens on a Hahnemühle YouTangle tile. Hubby and I spent most of New Year’s with a Boston Cream pie and a pile of old movies, so I managed to do some tangling – because isn’t that what everyone does while watching movies?

The Adventures of City Girl-An illustrated Story Day 6


Have you entered this week’s giveaway yet? The Adventures of City Girl 3.5 x 5.5 Moleskine Japanese style album with concertina style paper. Page 27: Next door, there was a shoe sale! High-heeled scuba fins! Banana boots! And City Girl’s favorite…. Tubular Track shoes! Page 28: She bought one of each and then went shopping for clothes. And thenContinue reading “The Adventures of City Girl-An illustrated Story Day 6”

The Adventures of City Girl-An illustrated Story Day 5


Have you entered this week’s giveaway yet? The Adventures of City Girl 3.5 x 5.5 Moleskine Japanese style album with concertina style paper. Page 23: Suddenly, she realized her feet were wet! There was a crack in the acrylic dome! City Girl did NOT want to swim with the dolphins! Page 24: The tourists ran, City Girl among them.Continue reading “The Adventures of City Girl-An illustrated Story Day 5”

The Adventures of City Girl-An illustrated Story Day 4


Last week, I shared an illustrated story, Cosmic Puppy and the Bountiless Bone, that I did in an accordion journal. I was insane that year (2010) and did two of these as gifts. This week I’m sharing the second one, which is … The Adventures of City Girl 3.5 x 5.5 Moleskine Japanese style album with concertina style paper.Continue reading “The Adventures of City Girl-An illustrated Story Day 4”

Giveaway (closed) & Review-Hahnemühle Report & Art Sketchbook


Today my review of the Hahnemühle Report & Art Sketchbook is up on Doodlewash. As well as sending me a copy of the sketchbook for review, Hahnemühle sent a copy for this giveaway, and a sampler pack of mixed media Bamboo paper. I threw in a 6-pack of Zebra Zensations pens. Last week’s winner, ChrisContinue reading “Giveaway (closed) & Review-Hahnemühle Report & Art Sketchbook”

The Adventures of City Girl-An illustrated Story Day 3


Last week, I shared an illustrated story, Cosmic Puppy and the Bountiless Bone, that I did in an accordion journal. I was insane that year (2010) and did two of these as gifts. This week I’m sharing the second one, which is … The Adventures of City Girl 3.5 x 5.5 Moleskine Japanese style album with concertina style paper.Continue reading “The Adventures of City Girl-An illustrated Story Day 3”

The Adventures of City Girl-An illustrated Story Day 2


Last week, I shared an illustrated story, Cosmic Puppy and the Bountiless Bone, that I did in an accordion journal. I was insane that year (2010) and did two of these as gifts. This week I’m sharing the second one, which is … The Adventures of City Girl 3.5 x 5.5 Moleskine Japanese style album with concertina style paper.Continue reading “The Adventures of City Girl-An illustrated Story Day 2”

The Adventures of City Girl-An illustrated Story Day 1


Last week, I shared an illustrated story, Cosmic Puppy and the Bountiless Bone, that I did in an accordion journal. I was insane that year (2010) and did two of these as gifts. This week I’m sharing the second one, which is … The Adventures of City Girl 3.5 x 5.5 Moleskine Japanese style album with concertina style paper.Continue reading “The Adventures of City Girl-An illustrated Story Day 1”