Robin Balshaw's cover of her sketchbook titled, "Inspiration" asks, "What brings you joy? What inspires you?"
When we travel, I take pictures of tiles, designs, carpets, and textiles. The patterns and colors inspire my doodling. They definitely bring me joy. For Robin's page, I looked at photos of Spanish tiles, Indian rangolis, Suzani embroidery, Tibetan carpets, and Tunisian rugs.
The result, quite frankly, is a bit of a mess: