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    Boxed Doodles

    "Throw open your window and let the scenery
    of clouds and sky enter your room!"
    ~ Yosa Buson 


    5x8" watercolor moleskine journal, pitt pen, watercolor

    Drawing new designs to get my mind thinking in different directions. The design was drawn in PITT pen while the kids were having their evening baths. The challenge was to draw different patterns all with a circle at the center. A few days later I added words and watercolored the grid.

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    Reader Comments (8)

    How do you come up with these designs? how come everyone draws me in? :-) Do you have google wave? I want you to join us at:


    01.6.2010 | Unregistered CommenteriHanna

    LOVE the doodles! Such gorgeous colors....they just make me smile.

    01.6.2010 | Unregistered CommenterJanet

    love this!

    01.6.2010 | Unregistered Commenterstacy wills

    Beautiful as always!!!

    01.6.2010 | Unregistered CommenterChaotic Beauty

    These are so gorgeous.....I say these cuz I'm thinking of all those little boxes you
    had to design and color in! Wonderful work here Tammy!!

    01.6.2010 | Unregistered CommenterEden

    I love this idea, I think I will do my own version using the pitt markers I have in color.. Thanks for the inspiration.

    01.7.2010 | Unregistered CommenterKate Robertson

    very interesting to see the sketch before you added color...with all the color, i didn't realize the repetition. will definitely do a version of this in my daily moleskine art journal one day soon. thanks for the inspiration!

    01.7.2010 | Unregistered Commenterjulochka

    Loved this--so I had to try something similiar! You are so inspiring! I did some embroidery thread stitches on the cardstock I used but it doesn't show up well. It's in the Art Journal 2010 album.

    01.9.2010 | Unregistered CommenterLizbeth

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