Simple, elegant figures from Louis Decrevel: Gesturefest! This is just a small sample of his work, but it demonstrates a range of heartfelt responses to all kinds of things that go on in everyday life. With a little practice, it would only take a few figures in your creative arsenal to add new character(s) to your journal entries.
Archive for the ‘Pen and Paper Art’ Category
Is your Doodle Journal in need of a splash of color? This video demonstrates how to create a watercolor background on what looks like Moleskine watercolor paper. I’ve done the same technique in a Stillman & Birn Epsilon Sketchbook. The paper needs to be heavy enough to take watercolor well, but once dry will accept any fountain pen ink. Brush pens are great for this application as well.
Sometimes a little inspiration is in order.
Is your doodle journal calling as loudly as mine is?