so i keep forgetting that i own a blog – how responsible right? are there blog police? surely. am I going down in bad artist history? probably. I just want to make art and try to sell more of it. spend time at the beach and really – just get in a few witty comments… Continue reading the worlds lamest blogger
I’ve been teaching myself to digitize my artwork. This is a combination of my hand lettering and an abstract Watercolor flower. I decided that it might be fun to create a new way to share artwork…. so…. Introducing a new art game – kinda like Cards Against Humanity except you pick the answers from your… Continue reading Sunday Fun-Days
No its not another ‘cheesy’ valentines day post , I did that last week – it’s a present. It’s a list of ‘happy’ words. Cut them up, transfer ’em – do whatever you would like – use ’em in your artwork… i only ask that if you repost or pin that you share using my… Continue reading I love you.
Doodling is many things- relaxation, art form, unconscious entertainment and for me a flight mechanism . If i want to leave the present – just for a few minutes- i let the pen take over . seeing that Butterflies are the essence of flight , they seem to make an appropriate subject matter ! Hope… Continue reading Flight and doodling
when life gets annoying, make art. Tombow Markers, a little H2O and a Pitt S pen sprinkled with lessons and inspiraton from Joanne Sharpe and Marie Browning.
The amazing Joanne Sharpe, coincidentally located in a suburb of Rochester right next to where I grew up, has this amazing, very doable online class. So we have had 11 lessons to date and here are some of my highlights: I had to skip lesson with the circle thing, it made me dizzy – aka… Continue reading Letter Love 101
As a mostly visual artist, I am sometimes inspired by comedic words alone. Here are a couple of comments that made me want to get out the bright colors and get busy. They also made me think and if we have ever met in person, you know my brain is operating entirely in it’s own universe. (Unfortunately, the authors didn’t identify… Continue reading Random Inspiration by Words Alone