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Moleskine 18

Every once in a while I break out my moleskine journal - the one that is full of random doodles. I was planning on starting on a fresh new page, but when I flicked through and found this drawing that had been abandoned part way through so I finished it off.





What I do love about working in these journals is that I plan nothing - I just start with a squiggle, line or shape on the page and go from there adding whatever, wherever I feel like it. Sometimes they come out great, other times they are awful, or just weird, but it is very freeing to start and end with no destination in mind :)

You can check out my previous moleskine doodles here.

hx

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  1. Wonderful as always, Helen; it reminds me of the Chinese dragon.

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  2. It is very easy to forget that the pictures we see on blogs and Facebook etc are the end result of lots of hard work. I try to keep that in mind when I feel intimidated by the work I see!

    Thank you for admitting you have weird and wonderful results too! Your art is so lovely it is hard to imagine you putting a foot wrong!

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  3. I like to put drawings away before I ruin them. Then find them and make Magic like you have done

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  4. I totally agree with Jakki. In fact, I was thinking the same thing, your work is so magical that it is hard to believe you ever put a line wrong! As a new tangler (Feb. 2016), I can only aspire to making the kind of magic you are making. Thank you so much for sharing your talent with all of us.

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