Here are some doodles and lettering from one of my journals:
I have been playing with different letter styles recently, and trying to doodle more. I love pinterest and flickr for doodle inspiration, so much creativity there! I open my journal inspiration board or favorites and scroll through until something sparks an idea or catches my eye. Sometimes its a color combination, other times its a technique I’ve been meaning to try, there is always something to get me going! If that doesn’t work, I just pick a word and try a new way of lettering.
I also like making a continuous scribble doodle and filling it in with faces and other doodles:
Haven’t gotten very far with this one but you get the idea.
Some of my favorite doodle and art journal inspiration blogs are:
- The Notebook Doodles
- A Little Imagination and a Pile of Junk
- Simply Me
- Balzer designs
- Dispatch from LA
- Daisy Yellow
- Ingrid Dijkers
As far as the hat I am knitting, its almost done. I’m down to the ribbing on the second side (hat is worked flat and then seamed). Tried to work on it last night but there was an issue: