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Sandra Strait (molossus)
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Watercolor classes #Watercolor #KDAllegri #LifeImitatesDoodles
I've started another round of watercolor classes with Kathy Delumpa Allegri.  The first class or two of each 7-week session is always based around learning brush, wash and wet-in-wet techniques.  It's an introduction for the new people in class and practice...
I've started another round of watercolor classes with Kathy Delumpa Allegri.  The first class or two of each 7-week session is always based around learning brush, wash and wet-in-wet techniques.  It's an introduction for the ...
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Wednesday Links to Tangles, Tutorials and Giveaways #zentangle #Giveaways #ArtJournal
Links to Tangles, Tutorials and Giveaways is published  on Mondays, Wednesdays & Saturdays Zentangle How to draw tanglepattern Frondous Tangleation Vocation #8: Chocobox by Didier Gervy  Tangle Patterns: How to draw KLOORZ Art Journaling Prompts & Inspirati...
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Monday Links to Tangles, Tutorials and Giveaways #zentangle #Giveaways #ArtJournal
Links to Tangles, Tutorials and Giveaways is published  on Mondays, Wednesdays & Saturdays Zentangle Weekly Zentangle Challenge 214 Tangle Patterns: How to draw OVY Tangle Patterns: TanglePatterns String 153 Paki Pattern Flitter Pattern Art Journaling Promp...
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Uniformity Too #StillmanAndBirn #Sakura #Zentangle
On Monday, I posted one of my drawings and how I used the idea of a uniform to determine what elements I would add, and the patterns I would use. Today's drawing is done using the same method for choosing patterns and deciding what I would include in my dra...
On Monday, I posted one of my drawings and how I used the idea of a uniform to determine what elements I would add, and the patterns I would use. Today's drawing is done using the same method for choosing patterns and decidin...
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Uniformity #StillmanAndBirn #Sakura #Zentangle
Aha! I bet I fooled you. Did you think this post would be about ways to draw something so you'd get uniform results?  Or did you know me well enough to know that is so...not...me . In fact, I thought this drawing would be a good one to show you exactly the ...
Aha! I bet I fooled you. Did you think this post would be about ways to draw something so you'd get uniform results?  Or did you know me well enough to know that is so...not...me. In fact, I thought this drawing would be a go...
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Monday Links to Tangles, Tutorials and Giveaways #zentangle #Giveaways #ArtJournal
Links to Tangles, Tutorials and Giveaways is published  on Mondays, Wednesdays & Saturdays Zentangle Weekly Zentangle Challenge 213 Tangle Patterns: TanglePatterns String 152 Art Journaling Prompts & Inspiration Spring is Bursting in #Cre8time Rays of Gold....
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Elements of Elephant #StillmanAndBirn #DanielSmith #Zentangle
On Monday's post I shared a watercolor painting that I did using  Daniel Smith's Lunar Blue .  I wanted to play with it some more, so I covered a couple of pages in my Stillman and Birn Delta sketchbook, and set about to discover how it does as a background...
On Monday's post I shared a watercolor painting that I did using Daniel Smith's Lunar Blue.  I wanted to play with it some more, so I covered a couple of pages in my Stillman and Birn Delta sketchbook, and set about to discov...
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Streaming in Lunar Blue #DanielSmith #Watercolor #Yarka
Are you familiar with watercolor paints that granulate? Some paints are formulated so that they have particles of different weights.  When you use them on a paper with tooth, like watercolor paper, then the heavier particles fall into the deeper parts of th...
Are you familiar with watercolor paints that granulate? Some paints are formulated so that they have particles of different weights.  When you use them on a paper with tooth, like watercolor paper, then the heavier particles ...
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Journal52 Prompt Week 15: Cards #Journal52 #ArtJournal #StillmanAndBirn
I decided to try an experiment this week, and while I don't love the way it turned out, it's okay, and has given me some ideas for other projects. I had a page with splashes of paint from another project, so I used a Montana Marker with Shock Dark Blue pain...
I decided to try an experiment this week, and while I don't love the way it turned out, it's okay, and has given me some ideas for other projects. I had a page with splashes of paint from another project, so I used a Montan...
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Wednesday Links to Tangles, Tutorials and Giveaways #zentangle #Giveaways #ArtJournal
Links to Tangles, Tutorials and Giveaways is published  on Mondays, Wednesdays & Saturdays Zentangle Tangle Patterns: How to draw SWELLS Ben Kwok Template-Lighthouse.jpg · version 1 joey's weekly tangle challenge #56 Art Journaling Prompts & Inspiration Wee...
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The Winners of the J. Herbin Creapen have all been notified
If you entered the giveaway I hosted for Exaclair, Inc., please check your emails.  All four winners have been notified.  I'll post the names once all four have responded and I've verified they have U.S. mailing addresses.
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Saturday Links to Tangles, Tutorials and Giveaways #zentangle #Giveaways #ArtJournal
Links to Tangles, Tutorials and Giveaways is published  on Mondays, Wednesdays & Saturdays Zentangle Weekly Zentangle Roundup #218 Weekly Challenge #212 Midnight Tangle Pattern Tilda Tangle Pattern How to draw TORZON LACE - video Tangle Patterns: How to dra...
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I surf by day and do artwork by night.
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molossus aka rooibas aka myfeetshowit aka lifeImitatesDoodles
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Self-taught artist, zentangler who loves art tutorials, giveaways & lots of strange things.
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I'm a self-taught artist that loves zentangles, is just getting into watercolor, loves animals, giveaways, art tutorials and all sorts of strange things.  A molossus, by the way, is a big, big dog.

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