Celtic Mandala of the Field – Day 10 Coloring

When I drew Celtic Mandala of the Field Flowers, I was thinking about how the pattern reminded me of nature and flowers. The design was inspired by a leather shield I saw at the Culloden Memorial Museum, Scotland, back in 2001. I had made a tiny... [Read more...]

Coloring Challenge Day 7 Celtic Mandala #6

I was able to visit Scotland in 2001, and had a sketchbook with me everywhere I went to record ideas.  The display cases at the Culloden Museum were too dark for photos (this was before digital photography), so I drew small sketches of portions... [Read more...]

Day 5 Coloring Challenge – 8 Tips on papers for coloring

For Day 5 Coloring Challenge - I share 8 Tips on choosing papers for coloring These suggestions are included in my new Celtic Mandala Coloring Book, and these are all things I have tried and experienced. You can buy the PDF version of the book,... [Read more...]

Coloring Challenge Day 3 Celtic Hearts

Coloring Challenge Day 3 Love is always a great theme for art. In the Mandala of Celtic Hearts I used both the computer and hand drawing. The Knot-work Heart design I designed in 2001 for production as rubber stamps, Celtic Heart... [Read more...]

Coloring Challenge Day 2

Day 2 of the 30 Day Coloring Challenge Celtic Mandalas are fun to color, there are so many possibilities. Today I am posting my Celtic Mandala of Crescent Spirals design, page 6 in my new coloring book. One of my personal challenges with this... [Read more...]

30 Day Coloring Challenge

Has the Coloring Bug Bitten You Yet? Coloring books and pages have taken the world by storm, and why not. Coloring is relaxing, fun, and another way to feel artistic easily. I’ve been coloring for, um, well, 59 years, and I haven’t tired... [Read more...]