Friday, July 24, 2015

#8 of 9 Resist Strings

The background of these 9 tiles was coloured with Derwent Inktense Pencils.

Wednesday, July 22, 2015

A for Alex

For Alex's 20th Birthday.

Diva Weekly Challenge #227

Guest Blogger Lee Darter, CZT Challenge: Circus Life.  I used CACK by Adele Bruno, TROPICANA by Kate Ahrens, FLORZ and LING by Helen Williams.

Sunday, July 19, 2015

Diva Weekly Challenge #226

Guest blogger Katie Crommett, CZT. The Art of Simplicity (or, you are enough.  I used two tangles, Bunzo and Tipple.  This is a template "A" for Alex, my grandson who is going to be 20 on the 22nd.  I used blue and yellow acrylic inks for the splash background.  I think it is pretty simple for simplicity.

Saturday, July 18, 2015

Thursday, July 9, 2015

Resist String #3

The background wash is with Fushia and Iris Blue Inktense pencils.

Resist String #2

Resist string.  Background wash with Derwent Inktense pencils.  Highlights with a Gellyroll, white pen.

Fancy String

The background was coloured with Tombow Markers and water.

Wednesday, July 8, 2015

It's a String Thing #100

The Zentennial mono tangle.
100 IAST String by Adele Bruno, CZT.
100 by Adele Bruno, CZT in celebration of It's a String Thing #100.

1 of 9 Resist Strings

I used Inktense pencils for t,he wash background with a resist string.  This is #1 of 9.

Tuesday, July 7, 2015

Wash Background Tiles Ready To Tangle

My 24 Inktense Derwent Pencils arrived this morning from  I tried my new Masquepen for the strings then used the Inktense pencils with my new Aquash brush.  This is the result.

Monday, July 6, 2015

MoMA String

Diva Weekly Challenge #225

Guest Blogger: Jen Crutchfield CZT.  The challenge this week is to use red, white and blue.  I used the off white paper with navy blue and red Pigma Micron pens.  The shading is done with a graphite pencil.

Thursday, July 2, 2015

Diva Weekly Challenge #224

Mono tangle: Tipple.  I used Prismacolour Pencil crayons for the colour then burnished with a white pencil crayon.  The shading on the outer edge is with a Sepia Conte a Paris pencil.  The highlight on the brown tipple is with a white Gellyroll pen.