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Tag Archives: Shakyamuni Buddha
Tools: Hahnemühle Watercolour Book
I’ve been looking forward to finishing my last A5 book (Hahnemuhle Nostalgie Sketchbook) so I could start the new Hahnemühle Watercolour Book, my spring gift to me! I am picky about my journals and have tried several, only to find … Continue reading
Posted in Buddha, creativity, drawing, ink painting, journal, painting, paper, pen & ink, review, sketchbook, tools, watercolor Tagged #365sketch2017, art journal, buddha, Daniel Smith watercolors, De Atramentis Document ink, Ganesha, grisaille, Hahnemühle sketchbook review, Hahnemühle watercolor journal review, Hahnemühle Watercolour Book, Holbein, Lamy Joy, Lexington Grey Noodlers ink, Pentalic HB woodless pencil, Platinum Carbon pen, Shakyamuni Buddha, Super5 ink, watercolor 5 Comments
Bright Ideas, Week 3
All these images are sketched in the Bright Ideas journal. I can’t stop loving this crazy colored journal! I spent time color mixing this week… fewer Bright Ideas… But I did realize what this book is all about, and it … Continue reading
Posted in art journal, Buddha, creativity, drawing, gods and goddesses, pen & ink, pencil, sketchbook Tagged acupuncture, anniversary, art journal, Bright Ideas journal, buddha, De Atramentis Document ink, Lamy Al-Star, Mitchell Powell, phone, Platinum Carbon pen, Portland Oregon, Shakyamuni Buddha, Shiva, White Pitt pen, White Uniball Signo 10 Comments
Coloring A Drawing
I’ve been doing a lot of drawing lately, ink mostly. I decided to try creating a photocopy of my drawings and water-coloring them. I could not use heavy watercolor paper because my copier bends, but gave it a go with … Continue reading
Posted in art, Buddha, color, drawing, pen & ink, sketchbook, watercolor Tagged dieties, Shakyamuni Buddha, Siddartha, tantric, Tibetan Buddhist, Yab-Yum 10 Comments
75 Day Challenge: 22-28
Brenda Swenson has a drawing challenge to draw every day for 75 days. We are supposed to use a black or blue pen, but I know I will not do that one. Still, I play along because challenges are fun … Continue reading
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Sitting Buddha can be Shakyamuni, a host of Tibetan deities, but I am including the female Buddha above. I love her peaceful face and head; she looks like she is dressed in bright silks. These and others were created as … Continue reading
Posted in art, color, drawing, journal, painting, sketchbook, watercolor Tagged buddha, Shakyamuni Buddha, sitting buddha 2 Comments