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Project Friday: A Bit More on Brush Pens

To wrap up Brush Pen week I was going to go on an on about the brush pen some more, but I realized that in 2015 I wrote a post that includes a video on brush pens from Jet Pens as well as a bunch of links to various brush pen posts in my blog. […]

Jet Pens Looks at Brush Pens; and a Compendium of some of My Favorite Brush Pen Posts

Jet Pens has put out a fun, short video about brush pens and the different tips they have. If the embedded video doesn't work check it out on YouTube. After you watch the video (which is about 3 minutes in length) you can go to their website and check out the Brush Pen Sampler they […]


More Sketching with the Winsor & Newton Watercolor Markers (And a Suggestion for a Project Friday)

Above: This is another spread from my 7.75 x 9.75 inch Strathmore 500 Series Mixed Media journal. I was using the Winsor & Newton Watercolor Marker in Payne's gray to test how it worked for me as a sketching tool. I used the brush tip this time and the line is much thicker and can […]


More on the Winsor & Newton Watercolor Pigmented Markers

Above: Page spread in a 7.75 x 9.75 inch Strathmore 500 Series Mixed Media Journal. Memory sketch (made after watching several hours of an historical drama) drawn with the fine tip of a Payne's Gray Winsor & Newton Watercolor Marker. The other colors in the face and clothing are gouache painted over the marker sketch. The […]


Another View of Richard

Above: It was late but I wanted to get a sketch of Dick done. I had already scribbled paint on the opposite page (that lilac from Montana Markers is very dark and blue-ish, so I actually did buy a bottle of it and put a little in a new marker with a lot of white […]


In the Not Too Distant Past: Thinking about Styles

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More Thoughts on Fabriano Studio Watercolor Paper and Fluid Hot Press Watercolor Paper

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Another Note about Canson Montval Watercolor Paper

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Lightfastness Test: Bienfang Watercolor Brush Pens

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