Category Archives: cards

Hahnemühle Post Cards: Saying Thank You

I’ve thanked blogging friends before for offering their amazing images for the Virtual Sketchwalk group to draw… but now I have little postcards with which to thank them. Dan Antion‘s Dunkin’ Donut! To hear about classes, follow me on Facebook … Continue reading

Posted in architecture, cards, drawing, ink painting, pen & ink, virtual sketching, watercolor | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | 11 Comments

YouTangle, Inktober Review!

I have one regret… I didn’t find these before Inktober! I know why… I’m not an official zen-tangle person so I would not be looking. But I doodle, and these are great for that! These are perfect for Inktober — … Continue reading

Posted in cards, creativity, drawing, ink painting, pastel, pen & ink, pencil, review, writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

Hahnemühle Post Cards, 10, Palms

A lot to want to ESCAPE from this last couple weeks… Sad angry politics, riots, and my MAC is a lemon and screwed with my reports. So I go to my happy spot… doodling Palm Trees and Daisies and Stars … Continue reading

Posted in cards, creativity, drawing, memory, painting, pen & ink, watercolor | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

Hahnemühle Post Cards, 11, Stuff for Friends

When I wake in the middle of the night I can’t sleep I need something to do… I reach for a Hahnemühle Post Card and a stack of images I keep by the bed… Friends prompt middle-of-the-night postcards… silly comments … Continue reading

Posted in cards, memory, painting, pen & ink, watercolor | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

Hahnemühle Post Cards, 9, FORGOT

“For surely you are never forgot!” I’ve been going a bit crazy trying to find the rest of this poem about forget-me-nots. Literally got me out of bed going through books at 2am searching for likely places I’d have it…  … Continue reading

Posted in cards, memory, painting, pen & ink, watercolor | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments

Hahnemühle Post Cards, 5

A second image of Randy’s Gardenia created during the video. Terry Phillips’ Morning Glories climbing her bird feeder, showing a bit of the layering process from ink to finish. Hahnemühle makes a longer post card, which I played with above. … Continue reading

Posted in art, cards, creativity, drawing, ink painting, painting, pen & ink, process, waterbrush, watercolor | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Hood River Strawberries

Summertime in Oregon is announced when the Hood Rivers are ripe. They have a burst of the sweetest flavor, and they are gone too quickly! I missed the official Solstice since it came on the 20th this year — But … Continue reading

Posted in cards, creativity, drawing, ink painting, memory, painting, pen & ink, watercolor | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 10 Comments