Katie Smith


Are you ready for Halloween? It’s sneaking up fast! Hey guys, It’s Katie here and today I’m sharing with you an easy guide for drawing potion bottles! These witchy little bottles would be perfect for adding onto Halloween cards or a spooky themed task journal layout. Supplies: Tombow MONO Drawing […]

How to Draw Potion Bottles


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Hey y’all, It’s Katie here and today I want to show you how to draw Fall leaves and create a cute Autumn-y illustration! Supplies: Tombow MONO Drawing Pens Tombow Dual Brush Pens Watercolor Paper Tombow Irojiten Colored Pencils Tombow Blending Kit How to Draw Fall Leaves: For the first part […]

How to Draw Fall Leaves


Hey everyone, Katie here showing you how to make heat embossed bookmarks inspired by The Hunger Games book series! We’ll be using the Tombow MONO Multi Liquid Glue to heat emboss with, rather than embossing ink! How to make Heat Embossed Bookmarks: Supplies: Tombow MONO Multi XL Liquid Glue Tombow […]

DIY The Hunger Games Themed Heat Embossed Bookmarks



Hey y’all, it’s Katie here sharing how to paint a watercolor drip style page in your art journal! This is such a fun technique to use for a quick and easy background! The new Tombow XL Blending Palette is sized at 8×10″ to give you room for even bigger and […]

DIY Watercolor Drip Art Journal Background Using the XL Blending ...


Hey everyone, It’s Katie here! I love sketching, and will sketch on anything within reach if I have time to kill. So if I have my planner nearby, it will definitely get filled in with some lovely doodles and artwork. Today I will be sharing some of my top tips […]

5 Tips for Sketching in Your Planner


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Hey y’all,  Katie here! July 17th is World Emoji Day, so to celebrate I am showing you how to make emoji stickers! More specifically: Cactus Emoji Stickers! You can customize these in any way, change up the emoji, or the colors, or letter little sayings with them! DIY Emoji Stickers: Supplies: Tombow […]

DIY Cactus Emoji Stickers



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Hey y’all, who’s excited about Summer? Katie here, and today with a Summer Happy Mail DIY! I am showing y’all an easy way to sketch girls with sunglasses and how to use them to make super summery and fun envelopes for Summer mail! How to Draw Cool Girls with Sunglasses: […]

Summer Happy Mail! How to Doodle Girls with Sunglasses



Hello everyone, it’s Katie from Studio Katie here! This week on the Tombow blog we’ve been sharing wedding related projects, so I wanted to share a project that will make for a really fantastic wedding gift: A custom couple portrait! I’ll be sharing a few tips on how to create […]

Easy Wedding Gift! Illustrate a Custom Couple Portrait



Hey everyone, it’s Katie here! This week we are focusing on cursive, so today I wanted to share with you a fun cursive postcard that you can send to a friend! We’ll be using the TwinTone Dual Tip Markers, which are perfect for monoline cursive. The inspiration behind this postcard […]

DIY Cursive Postcard Art To Mail



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Hey everyone, It’s Katie here to show you a fun technique you can use in your Traveler’s Notebook.  This week we’re working with Webster’s Pages, who was kind enough to send each of us some of their gorgeous new product line! Today I’ll be working in the Soft Lilac Pocket […]

How to Draw Maps in your Travel Journal