Child’s Play

  Create Children’s Characters using DIY Face Stamp   After watching James Burke’s video on altering Jane’s face stamp, I decided to give it a try with my children’s illustrations. I [...]

Painting Autumn!

          I LOVE sketching outside! Nature Study: Autumn Leaf by Tonja Sell for Jane Davenport from Tonja Sell on Vimeo. As our weather is getting colder here in Northern Wisconsin I need to take [...]

Need an Escape?

I’m preparing my newest workshop and I am leaping with joy about it ( seriously… wait to the end of the video!). I’ve been filming snippets for  it over the past 5 years all [...]

Mermaid Flower Power!

  Using Mermaid Markers to make Flowers By Victory Nichols One of my favorite supplies in the JDMM line is the Mermaid Marker. I loooove my Mermies! When I found myself wanting to add a [...]

Swirls & Whirls!

Hello my creative friends, I am super excited to share one of my favorite techniques with Mermaid Markers with you today! I love painting circular swirls.  It’s super easy!  They work great as a [...]

Head in the Clouds!

Hi Davenpeeps! Summer is winding down here, and I don’t want to do anything in this weather except lounge and make art. My journal pages have been light and airy lately, and this technique [...]

Spray Play!

Spraying with Jane Davenport’s paints and markers I love spray inks and really anything that can be sprayed through a small bottle. I love using them for backgrounds in my art journal. But, [...]

Head Start!

Guest Post!   Hello everyone!Have a trip coming up? One of my favorite pastimes while traveling is to create in my journal. Whether you are traveling abroad, to the office or just creating [...]

Mermaid Markers & Gouache

Easy Shading with Mermaid Markers and Gouache Late night journaling is my passion and I love spending ages on shading and blending while watching a favourite TV-show. I find it to be so relaxing [...]