Adrienne Castleton


Learn how to create this Thanksgiving page for your journal with Adrienne from @studio80design!
Hi friends, Adrienne from @studio80design here to show you how to illustrate a Thanksgiving page you can insert into your journal! Thanksgiving is right around the corner. Can you believe it?! Let’s get started! Tools you’ll need: Mixed media paper Tombow MONO Drawing Pencil Tombow MONO Eraser Tombow ABT PRO […]

Thanksgiving Journal Page Tutorial


Learn how to create a stamped mandala with Adrienne from @studio80design! 1
Hi friends, Adrienne from @studio80design here to show you a tutorial on how you can create a mandala using a stamp set! Stamps are great tools, but I wanted to use them in a different way! I’ll be using stamps from Dare 2B Artzy to create this mandala!   Materials […]

Stamp Mandala With Dare 2B Artzy Stamps


Learn how to draw mandalas with Adrienne from @studio80design!
Hi friends, Adrienne from @studio80design here to share all my tips and tricks on how to draw mandalas! Even if you’ve never drawn a mandala before, these tips will help you get started! Mandala is a sanskrit word that means “circle” and is a geometric configuration of symbols. It is […]

Mandala Drawing For Beginners



Hi friends, Adrienne from @studio80design here to talk about an artist that inspires me—Claude Monet! I’m always drawn to his soft color palettes and I love that he uses lots of cool colors. He was inspired by and tried to capture light and beauty in his paintings. Today, I’ll be […]

Inspired by Monet ABT PRO Project


Learn how to create a Halloween Skull Banner with Adrienne from @studio80design! 3
Hi friends, Adrienne from @studio80design here to show you how you can create a Halloween skull banner! I’ve been decorating my home for Halloween and wanted a new banner to hang, so I decided to create my own! Materials you’ll need: Skull sheet print download Scissors Tombow Dual Brush Pen […]

Halloween Skull Banner Tutorial


Learn how to create beautiful fall watercolor leaves with Adrienne from @studio80design!
Hi friends, Adrienne from @studio80design here to share a tutorial on how to create beautiful fall watercolor leaves!   Materials you’ll need: Archer and Olive watercolor notebook Small leaves Tombow MONO Graph Mechanical Pencil Tombow Ultra Rollerball Pen Tombow MONO Eraser Tombow Dual Brush Pens in fall colors Tombow Medium […]

Fall Leaves Watercolor Tutorial



Learn how to create a national landmark watercolor project with Adrienne from @studio80design!
Hi friends, Adrienne from @studio80design here to share a watercolor tutorial using Tombow Dual Brush Pens! I love using these brush pens to watercolor because they are water-based. All you have to do is draw and then add water on top and they turn into watercolor! Super easy! Today, I […]

Delicate Arch Watercolor Tutorial Using Dual Brush Pens


Learn how to create this colorful geometric pattern in your dot grid notebook with Adrienne from @studio80design!
Hi friends, Adrienne from @studio80design here to show you how you can create your own geometric patterns in your dot grid notebook! Materials you’ll need: Dot grid notebook Tombow TwinTone Marker Rainbow 12-Pack Ruler Step 1 Start with your red TwinTone Marker and draw a zig-zag pattern with your ruler. […]

DIY Geometric Pattern Tutorial


Learn tips and tricks for creating floral illustrations with Adrienne from @studio80design! 2
Hi friends, Adrienne from @studio80design here to talk about floral illustration! I love using my Tombow MONO Drawing Pens to create floral illustrations. Today, I’m going to share some tips and tricks as well as a tutorial on how you can learn how to draw florals. Let’s get started!   […]

Floral Illustration Tips, Tricks and Tutorial



Create a library spread in your dot grid notebook with Adrienne from @studio80design!
Hi friends, Adrienne from @studio80design here to share a tutorial on how to create a library spread in your dot grid notebook! It’s been a while since I’ve updated my library page, so I thought it was a good idea to add it to my notebook! Let’s get started!   […]

Dot Grid Notebook Library Spread Tutorial


Learn about the ABT PRO Alcohol-Based Art Marker Basic Palette with Adrienne from @studio80design! 1
Hi friends, Adrienne from @studio80design here! Today, I’m sharing all my thoughts about the ABT PRO Alcohol-Based Art Marker Basic Palette 12-Pack! These markers can be used in a variety of ways, including coloring, blending, basic drawing, adding a base color to your projects and abstract drawing. These markers are […]

ABT PRO Alcohol-Based Markers Basic Palette 12-Pack


Learn 5 tips to get your art journal started with Adrienne from @studio80design! 1
“We are all artists, painting our lives upon the canvas of reality. Mix the colors your own way and apply emotion liberally. Don’t be afraid to let your brushstrokes show, and above all else, make sure your art has soul.” -Cristen Rodgers Hi friends, Adrienne from @studio80design here! July is […]

Five Tips for Starting an Art Journal