Drawing Tools

Drawing Tools


Water Media Demo – February 2024

    Here are some of the products I shared in the demo along with paintings/sketches made from them: Water soluble pencils:  Derwent Water soluble sketching pencils:  https://amzn.to/3P7kg2j           Stabilo All pencil:  https://amzn.to/4bxVIZT   Stabilo Woody 3-in-1 pencil (fat pencil, very intense color): https://amzn.to/3whDWK9   Caran D’ache Museum Aquarelle watercolor pencils: …

Art gifts under US $20

Amazon gift items under US $20

Looking for gift items for your art friends? Here are some of my favorite art goodies.  And they’re not too expensive, all under US$ 20.  (at the time of this posting)   These little tools work great to make very fine lines using ink, liquid watercolor, or even masking fluid.  Some masking fluid may be…


SketchBox Kit – Diann’s favorite art goodies

Collaboration with SketchBox! I’m excited to share that SketchBox partnered with me to create a kit of some of my favorite art goodies. This kit includes things you may not have but are so much fun — and useful! Art Graf Water soluble pencils Pilot Parallel water-soluble ink pen with extra wide nib Water brush…

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Water Media Art Supplies

Here are some painting examples using the various products:  Water Media Playtime workshop – July 2022 Here are some of the popular items from my Water Media Playtime class, where folks can come and try out all kinds of art goodies! Liquid acrylic, inks, and liquid watercolor:     Watercolor – super granulating:    …


The perfect pencil… it’s really perfect!

I stumbled across this Faber Castell Perfect Pencil.   With a name like PERFECT PENCIL, I had to give it a try. Why I love it: B lead, great for sketching before painting lead is soft enough so that it doesn’t scratch watercolor paper, but not so soft that it smudges cap protects the lead and…