TIPS on using POSCA Markers

Dots ‘N Doodles September Newsletter TIPS on using POSCA Markers How to prime POSCA? Shake the marker vigorously with the cap securely attached in order to move the ball inside the barrel. On a test sheet, press the tip down several times to start the paint flowing. Replace the cap tightly after use. How to […]

Color Made Me Happy – not so happy

Tips and Tools for Drawing on Rocks Per request of and threat by author I am deleting this blog post author – here is her note to me: “Hi There – I’ve noticed that you’ve lifted an entire blog post of mine from Colormadehappy.com and posted it here http://dotsndoodles.com/1353-2/. It is actually illegal to lift […]

Interesting New Things This Week

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New Products at Dots ‘N Doodles Interesting   New   Things   This   Week Siberian Kolinsky Sable, Short Handle Painting Brushes I n t r o d u c t o r y   S a l e 1 week Tues May 16th – Sat May 24th 45% off These watercolor painting brushes are made with the […]

Faber-Castell – Gwyneth Leech

Gwyneth Leech

Artist Gwyneth Leech Cups > Suspended by Gwyneth Leech My fascination with paper coffee cups began when I found myself drawing on them during meetings five years ago. I soon realized how suitable the surfaces of these cups were for a variety of painting and drawing materials. In addition, the idea of recycling an inexhaustible […]

A Neuroscientist Patiently Explains the Allure of the Adult Coloring Books

A Neuroscientist Patiently Explains the Allure of the Adult Coloring Books by Jordan Gaines Lewis  Photo: Lea Latumahina /Creative Commons A Neuroscientist Patiently Explains the Allure of the Adult Coloring Books.  A few months ago, I caved: I bought myself a coloring book. And maybe you did, too, or perhaps you received one as a […]