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Did a fun test page in my new watercolor sketchbook which will help

Did a fun test page in my new watercolor sketchbook which will help


Did a fun test page in my new watercolor sketchbook (which will help distract me

The first thing I did was what I do on every the first page – a sketch of my current palette. While I normally do this as a way of tracking what ...

Ok – this is not a full review but just the starter…I just couldn't stand to have those books sitting on my shelf looking at me. I did a palette sketch ...

“What are the best journals for art journaling?” is one of the most frequently asked questions here at Artjournalist.

The Leuchttrum was lovely for the ink but tragically the watercolour bleed through to the other side.

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On a recent trip to Charleston, SC, I was astonished and delighted to discover

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Buttonhole kale on Stillman & Birn -quite wet paint application.

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super pretty! the watercolours look awesome and i like all the different colours and the random,messy layout.

Courtauld sketch on a Handbook Journal – on location, across two pages, using fountain

Then you darken your color and outline another object and so on and so on. I'd never used this technique so it was fun to test and play in the Leda.

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Colour and lifting swatch on Stillman & Birn

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Stillman & Birn, hardback, spine gap

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I came home and curled up by my chiminea to paint another view of the Smallwood, in gouache on pre-painted paper...that blue was a bit intense!

The Next Page. Did the bullet journal watercolor test push through to ...

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Or a dinosaur sitting on the image. Make the flub funny instead. If you get frustrated by not being able to think of anything, ruin a page!

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ARTEZA 5.1x8.3" Watercolor Book, Pack of 2, 76 Pages per Pad, 110lb/230gsm, Cold Pressed Paper, Linen Bound with Bookmark Ribbon and Elastic Strap, ...

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Detail of the female portrait. Here you can see that at the callout letters I've worked the paper to lift off color. A is at the top of the nose, ...

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Platinum Carbon Black ink fountain pen sketch with watercolor washes. This page was taped off with Nichiban masking tape. The tape removed cleanly.

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She did one demo of painting people, which we all said we needed. She emulated a page in a sketchbook ...

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I hope that this might be helpful if you want to do some similar explorations of your own. So here goes…

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As you can see from the pictures above, both journals seemed to do fine. There's a bit of paper warping directly where the water touched it, ...

DOODLEWASH REVIEW: Watercolor/Art Journals Part I

I can't get enough of these seamless watercolor gradients, especially when they make

Look for these sketchbooks to begin showing up on art supply store shelves and online in the U.S. and Canada by mid-May.


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I've been threatening to get the oils out again, and my experience painting this scene in watercolor inspired me to do an oil version.

I often make my own by painting it with coffee before drawing on it. In 2017, the Grey Book was released, and as you might suspect, ...

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Stillman & Birn, hardback, pooling

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The result here is not my favorite. I felt that I was unable to effectively capture the feeling of pine fronds…mine are more just blobs of green, ...

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I did a dark, almost black underpainting, mixed from burnt sienna and ultramarine, on this page before adding the late fall field in an opaque manner, ...

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While I have to say, none of this is my best work, I think I learned a lot that I can use to capture things plein air or in the room after ...

Sometimes I find a subject cries out for a specific approach and I've not

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More traditionally photogenic, with whorls and spirals all over the trunk. I did a larger watercolor of this one, fighting gnats, but so worth it.

New-Front: The front side of the paper has a strong texture (and it appears to have a grain that runs on an angle) and in general I wasn't liking the ...

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Art Journal Pages. See how these flowers are made of lots of simple shapes? Make lots of ovals, lines, and dotes and you got this!

ARTEZA 5.1x8.3" Watercolor Book, Pack of 2, 76 Pages per

Bramble leaves on a Handbook Journal – across two pages, with some densely applied paint

So because of the mess above, I decided to try again, and allow for more mixing room...I don't use all the colors that came in the set, but these seemed ...

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The text was a challenge since I wasn't prepared to recall details of my trip from eight months ago. Some of my pages have little to say.

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Found some old sketchbook pages. #encouragement #keepyourheadup

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I was so thrilled when Leda Art Supply(Website) asked me if I'd like to review their sketchbooks (US, CAN). They then asked me to be a brand ambassador.

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I was starting to run out of steam and interesting subjects on the next two spreads. The sheep crossing the road was one of the ones I did once I got back ...

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I did utilize the roughness of the paper in the trees, though, for a lacy effect. (This is another one that had an underpainting, this time mostly a thin ...