The Halo Method is a fundamental doodling technique that almost
everyone has done at one time or another. In its simplicity, there
is an elegance and charm especially when used with care and delight.
Variation #1. Draw or paint a thin line around each flaw. The line can be
continuous or made up of dots or dashes, etc.
Variation #2. Draw or paint a thin line around each flaw of a specifically
identified type or group of flaws. For example: draw a red line
around every "round stain," draw a blue line around every "elongated
Variation #3.Draw or paint additional concentric lines around the initial flaw
announcings completed in #1 or #2 above. Carried to its natural
conclusion, this method can generate a complete and densely covered