Christmas Cards are done! Christmas shopping is finished (I think.) Work area cleaned, so I can get back to my drawings!
Here is a mandala I recreated in Corel Draw. It was based off of the one I drew by hand, which was
Number 80 in the Mandala Challenge.
A black and white PDF version of this mandala is available on my
I was reading Kathryn Costa’s book “The Mandala Guidebook. It challenged the readers to create 100 Mandalas in 100 Days. My first ten mandalas for this challenge are posted on the
100 Mandala Challenge page. I am on day 13 and I am seven ahead. That will come in handy when I start my long drive to the south. Below are drawings 011 through 020.
September 9, 2018
I do not know how this week’s drawing were all in color. There are normally more black/white drawings than color. I guess I was in a colorful mood.
September 8, 2018
September 7, 2018
September 6, 2018
September 5, 2018
September 4, 2018
September 3, 2018
September 2, 2018
Still traveling. This morning I had time to draw a mandala.
I was wise enough this morning to stop when the drawing looked good, instead of trying to fill the page.
Sometimes squares make beautiful art. Sometimes they don’t.
Squares and More Squares
This is my first experiment coloring a drawing with pastel pencils. I used Faber Castell Pitt Pencils on a Studio Series Artist Tile.
Of course, I had to recreate it in Corel Draw.