My Journal Monday–Week 16

Sorry about the late post today.  The 9 YO grandson came over yesterday afternoon and with all the other activities that I had going on this weekend I was unable to get it all done.  I had to go out of town Thursday evening and didn’t return until late Saturday night so I didn’t get […]

Tangling With Molygon

Over on The Diva’s blog, Laura posted a challenge to create a Zentangle using the newest tangle pattern released: Molygon.  So other people had already uploaded their examples to Laura’s post so I went and checked them out.  They were as unique and varied as the people who had posted them.  Wow.  So much variation on […]

T Stands For Tranquility

Today is T Stands For Tuesday posting day.  If you remember last week’s post, I was having a bit of busy week…  I finished that project and closed another one yesterday so last night it was time to wind down and relax for a short while.  I grabbed this week’s Zentangle challenge from The Diva […]

My Journal Monday–Week 10

I’m still working on this page!  I know.  Hopefully it is getting close to being finished.  I have some color to add but I think It is almost done now.  This weekend I added another version of tangling that Joanne Fink made popular.  I think it is going to look pretty cool once I get […]

My Journal Monday–Week 9

Well, today is back to the grind for a little while before my final vacation of the year.  I’ve been watching some Dawn DeVries Sokol videos on  She has an art journaling instructional class on that site.  I was particularly interested in her doodling.  That is her specialty.  🙂  It inspired me to start a […]

29 Faces — Blog Challenge — No. 19 & Art It Friday – Show Your Face!

Alaya Art sponsored 29 Faces in September 2015.  I didn’t get all of my 29 faces completed during the challenge period but I am going to continue with them until I get them all done.  It has helped develop my skills so much that I want to make sure I make it through all 29!  Also, Kim Dellow over on her […]

29 Faces — Blog Challenge — No. 18 & Art It Friday – Show Your Face!

Alaya Art is sponsoring 29 Faces in September 2015.  Going with a more imaginary feel again today.  Also, Kim Dellow over on her blog has a fun thing going called Art It Friday – Show Your Face.  I discovered it while browsing some linked blog pages on Julie Fei-Fan Balzer’s regular Friday post Art Journal Everyday post which she usually posts regularly every Friday.  I found Paint Party Friday through […]

29 Faces — Blog Challenge — No. 17

Alaya Art is sponsoring 29 Faces in September 2015.  Here is entry–No. 17 (of 29). I think the antibiotic is helping me to crawl slowly out of my funk…I really enjoyed sketching this very serious lady tonight.  I’m thankful that I don’t think that she appears to be quite as “sad” some of the others!  LOL! A little […]

29 Faces — Blog Challenge — No. 15

Alaya Art is sponsoring 29 Faces in September 2015.  Here is entry–No. 15 (of 29). This was a “quick” sketch done with a Stabilo All water soluble pencil and a water brush.  A little watercolor was also added to accentuate some of her features.  🙂

29 Faces — Blog Challenge — No. 14

Alaya Art is sponsoring 29 Faces in September 2015.  Here is entry–No. 14 (of 29). The this post is inspired by work from Jane Davenport and her contribution to ClothPaperScissors recent magazine extra, Faces.