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Monday, September 5, 2011

Pen tablet & a puppy

Hi everyone! Hope all is well with you. Here’s what I’ve been up to this past week while my blog has been quiet…

Would you believe that I managed to ‘lose’ my Wacom pen tablet? I hadn’t used it for quite a while. Well I spent about 3 days searching, unpacking cupboards, and silently cursing! Eventually I found it in a cupboard in my bedroom! I guess it was on one of those days when I did a quick tidy up after I had been doodling on it in my room and it ended up being tucked away in a strange place!

I have always struggled to get the results I had hoped for from the minute I bought it about 2 years ago. I simply accepted that I needed more (and more) practice.

I decided there must be another reason… So I used my faithful ol’ Google… Would you believe my problem was sorted out with a quick software upgrade? So now I can draw without looking like I have the shakes and the pen pressure works perfectly!

Long story short, Here’s my latest digi drawing for the September contest over at CDAC – hand drawn on my pen tablet…


I have also been designing some cute party goodies for a friend of mine’s son’s birthday. The party theme is African Safari as we’re going to a game farm nearby for a sleep over. The birthday boy requested this as he wants to play with the little lion cubs.

So the kids get to cuddle with the cubs – they’re gonna love it! (And I will too!) I’m hoping to take some awesome photos of the kids and the cubs as well as the party decor. Will post some pics next week!

Have a great week!



artistamyjo said...

Love your drawing,very nicely done.

Sew Loquacious Angela said...

Your doggy drawing is great! Have fun on the farm!

Bonnie said...

It's gorgeous! I love your drawing! I too have those "duh" moments! I have a genius tablet and pen. it is fantastic!

Priscilla said...

You are really good :) Thanks for entering the CDAC Drawing challenge.

Anonymous said...

What a FANTASTIC drawing!!! I LOVE how adorable he is!!!!!

ike said...

What a cutester :-)
Ike xxx

Cathy -Mercieschild said...

Congratulations Veronica, This was my favorite and I love it. It looks just like my little girl Cayla. This is a work of art. I love it. Glad you won. Hugs Cathy K

Lori said...

This is a beautiful dog, what a fabulous image. Congratulations on winning at CDAC!!! :D