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Tuesday, June 30, 2015
Sorry about the blog hiatus but I've been very busy doodling. : ) Doodle Day is still going strong and we are up to 511 members of the online community. Our theme this month was HAND LETTERING. Personally, I had never sat down and really thought about how to approach hand lettering. Sure, I doodled and played with names and words here and loved doing the Notan designs for Doodle Day last year but I really hadn't worked on composition and how the viewers eye will move around the piece (specifically referring to a lettering piece) until this month. I started a new sketchbook just for Hand Lettering and I'm keeping it positive, motivational, and inspiring. I didn't fill the sketchbook this month but I did average more than one doodle per day and I intend to continue to fill this sketchbook with just hand lettering. Here are my doodles from this month...
Wednesday, September 24, 2014
A is for Acrobat Ants
B is for dancing Bees
C is for a Cricket band
D is for Dragonfly (don't actually look like this)
E is for Elephant Beetle (actual bug but I made one cuter)
F is for Firefly
G is for Greenfly
H is for Heliconius Charithonia Butterfly
I is for Insects (I couldn't find any that I wanted so I made some up)
J is for Japanese Beetle
K is for Killer Bee
L is for Leafhoppers
N is for Nut Weevil Beetle
O is for Orange Sulfer Butterfly
P is for Praying Mantis
Q is for Queen Butterfly
R is for Robber Fly
S is for Slug (not an insect) and Stick Bug
T is for Termite
U is for Underwing
V is for Velvet Ant
W is for Wheel Bug (actual bug - just uglier than this)
X is for Xerces Butterfly
Y is for Yellow Tail Moth
Z is for Zebra Swallowtail
and the random doodles that filled the rest of my month...
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