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Gouache In the Hahnemühle Nostalgie

Above: In the 8.27 x 11.69 inch (A4) size Hahnemühle Nostalie Journal I sketched this finch from pet store photos. I used a Faber-Castell Pitt Calligraphy pen and then painted with gouache. I played with different layers and reworked areas, specifically in the background because I wanted to push the paper—it was so fun to put paint […]

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Protected: Sketching with Twin Cities Urban Sketchers in October 2016

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I Go Into Facial Overwhelm and Play with Pre-2004 Lukas Watercolors

Left: Lukas Pan Watercolors (with pink Montana Marker background) on a Pentel Brush Pen (pigment) in an 8 inch square Seawhite of Brighton sketchbook. Note: In this post I'm writing about pre-2004 Lukas Watercolors, read the whole post for the complete story to avoid product confusion. The availability in my area of the Niji Waterbrush in […]

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Hahnemühle’s Nostalgie Paper Is Now In Elegant Sketchbooks!

Above: First sketch in my new Large A4 Nostalgie Sketchbook with Pentel Brush Pen (pigment, squeezy handle). In August I received an email from Hahnemühle announcing their new sketchbook line containing Nostalgie paper. (Nostalgia is a 190 gsm natural white paper that has a smooth surface and is acid free.) I adore Nostalgie. I've been sketching […]

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Protected: Exquisite Corpse with Wet Paint

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Protected: It’s Fall—I Sketch a Pumpkin

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Gouache in the Seawhite of Brighton Journal

Left: 8 x 8 inch pen and gouache sketch in a Seawhite Sketchbook of the same size. Under sketch is done in orange and red Uni Posca extra bold tipped paint pens. (The tips are about 1/4 inch wide chisel tips.) The sketch was then refined with a Platinum Carbon Black solid felt tip brush […]

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More Watercolor in the Seawhite of Brighton Sketchbook

Here’s another graphite and watercolor portrait from my series “learning a face.” It also happens to be in the Seawhite of Brighton Sketchbook which is 8 x 8 inches square (the one I’m working in). (Click on it to view an enlargement.) Continue reading as I review working in watercolor in the Seawhite in this […]

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Protected: Sketching with the Kimberly 9XXB in the Seawhite of Brighton Sketchbook

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Protected: A Bit of Watercolor in the Seawhite of Brighton Sketchbook

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