April 2016 Ink Drop

Hello Friends! The Goulet Pen Company sent me the April Ink Drop! Though, saddening, this will be the last Ink Drop from Goulet Pens. After some researching, they have come to the difficult decision to retire the Ink Drop Program. This month, April 2016,  will be the last month of the program and they will be welcoming new … Read moreApril 2016 Ink Drop

Quote Monday

“The best way to predict the future is to invent it.” -Alan Kay (1971 Meeting of PARC) Pencil: Kuru Toga with pink Color Eno Lead Paper: Fabriano Studio Watercolor Pad 300G Hot Press Pen: Copic Multiliner .3 and .7 Brush: Myartscape and Kuretake Zig Cartoonist Menso Brush – Small Inks: Bombay India Ink in Brown, … Read moreQuote Monday

Quote Monday

“Doubt thou the stars are fire, Doubt that the sun doth move, Doubt truth to be a liar, But never doubt I love.” -William Shakesspeare (Hamlet Act 2 scene 2) Pencil: Kuru Toga with Color Eno Soft Blue Paper: Fabriano Studio Watercolor Pad 300G Cold Press 8×10 Brushes: Pentel water brushes Watercolor: Daniel Smith Extra … Read moreQuote Monday

January 2016 Ink Drop

Hello friends! I received my January 2016 Ink Drop from The Goulet Pen Company! First Ink Drop of the year! :D Theme: Get Cozy Inks: De Atramentis Jane Austen De Atramentis Edgar Allen Poe De Atramentis William Shakespeare J.Herbin Café Des Îles Private Reserve Gray Flannel Here’s the Ink Drop Doodle – in which #Vyvyanthewonderpup makes … Read moreJanuary 2016 Ink Drop

Quote Monday

  “For last year’s words belong to last year’s language, And next year’s words await another voice.” -T.S. Eliot (Little Gidding) Pencil: Ticonderoga Noir 2HB Paper: Fabriano Studio Watercolor Pad 300G Hot Press Brush: Pentel Water Brush Pen (in sm, med, & lg) Watercolor: Holbein and QoR Ink: Bombay India ink in white Pen: Copic Multiliner … Read moreQuote Monday

Happy Holidays!

Jason, Vyvyan, and I want to wish you a very Happy Holidays! :) (This is also a re-draw of my Happy Holiday post from 2013! Cool to see the growing of art style!) :D Pens: Bic ballpoint bold in lt. green, lt. blue, and pink; Pentel pocket brush pen, Copic Multiliners Paper: Strathmore Mixed Media Art … Read moreHappy Holidays!

December 2015 Ink Drop

Hi Friends! I received my Ink Drop from Goulet Pens! Woo-hoo :D This month’s drop has a festive theme :) Theme: Merry and Bright Inks: De Atramentis Gold De Atramentis Frankincense De Atramentis Myrrh Pelikan Brilliant Red Caran d’Ache Vibrant Green Here’s the Ink Drop Doodle – which ended up as a shadow box! :) … Read moreDecember 2015 Ink Drop

November 2015 Ink Drop

Another great Ink Drop from Goulet Pens! This month’s drop is based on the classic folktale, The North Wind and The Sun, one of Aesop’s Fables. Here is the story: The North Wind and the Sun were disputing which was the stronger, when a traveler came along wrapped in a warm cloak. They agreed that … Read moreNovember 2015 Ink Drop

Quote Monday + New Shop Live!

“Never give up on a dream just because of the time it will take to accomplish it. The time will pass anyway.” ― Earl Nightingale Pencil: Uniball Kuru Toga mechanical pencil – 0.7 HB Pen: Pilot Prera (M nib) Ink: Platinum Carbon Black Paints: Golden Fluid Acrylic Iridescent Bright Gold and Iridescent Silver Fine Paper: … Read moreQuote Monday + New Shop Live!

Diamine Shimmertastic – 2 Ink Review – Shimmering Sands, Sparkling Shadows

Hello again friends! More visual reviews of 2 more Diamine Shimmertastic Inks! These are the last 2 of the 10 Shimmertastic inks I’ve reviewed, below are the links to the other review! Brandy Dazzle, Purple Pazzazz Blue Lighting, Shimmering Seas, Blue Pearl Red Luster, Magical Forest, Night Sky Diamine has released 10(!) new inks with … Read moreDiamine Shimmertastic – 2 Ink Review – Shimmering Sands, Sparkling Shadows