Hello, As well as teaching myself Calligraphy, Watercolour painting and making greetings cards.... I'm also trying to teach myself to draw flowers, which I hope to transfer onto greetings cards with calligraphy.......at some point. 😂 But for now, I'm having fun sketching flowers. The book I am using to reference is 'The Watercolour Flower painter's… Continue reading I’ve also been drawing….
Hello, Just to say...... I'm still using my Metallic brush markers a lot! 😂 Happy Crafting! 🎄
Hello there. I haven't done any flower doodling for a few weeks so I decided yesterday to have a doodley evening 😁 I do enjoy drawing flowers (when they come out looking like flowers) I did these with a good old fashioned black biro 🙂 What do you doodle? Thank you for reading and happy… Continue reading Back to flowery doodles
Hand painted galaxy balloon and hand painted flower and leaves using: • Royal talens Ecoline inks • uniball_uk white roller ball pen (for galaxy stars) • unipin fine liner 0.05 (for flower and leaves drawings) • Calligraphy lettering using my pointed pen with Leondart 'general' nib • Manuscriptpenco Black acrylic ink. • Paper is Winsor… Continue reading I just wanted to share these two, as I’m really proud of them
Hello there! Yesterday I scrolled through my Instagram feed and noticed a post I had done on the 14th of July this year. It was a submission to a daily lettering challenge, where people post their lettering pieces of a quote or a word. It's all good fun and gets you practicing your lettering skills. … Continue reading Keep practicing, it will be worth it.
Hello. I know I've posted a few of my flower doodles on my blog already but I really enjoy doing them so thought I'd share just one more 😉 This piece was created on a crimson coloured card, from the depths of my craft draw, using a Uniball signo broad pen in White. Thought I would throw… Continue reading More flower doodles – I just enjoy doing them
Hello. You know when sometimes you read something and it just connects with you? I read a quote on an Instagram feed recently - "let your smile change the world but never let the world change your smile" - Anonymous I really liked it and thought 'I'll write that on a project at some point'… Continue reading Sometimes a quote just fits!
A how to of painting a watercolour leaf using watercolours inks.
Have you started Christmas crafting yet?
Hello. I've been doodling again, taking my lead from Eloise Renouf's book -Draw 500 things from nature. I do enjoy drawing flowers, I even thought I'd try a different coloured pen 😁 Adding a bit of faux calligraphy, I'm not sure if this will make it to a birthday card or not but I do… Continue reading A different type of floral doodle