Tag Archives: watercolor

Bitten by the creative bug

I’ve been busy the last 48 hours just creating.  I wish the next phase could be for the store for a change.  (Need to make money on that investment!) I’m making more Artist Trading Card (ATC) collage backgrounds.  Been tearing … Continue reading

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Art Journal Every Day: Just Be

Sometimes even I surprise myself.  No zentangling!  But still doodling wordart and all… I like this Art Journal Every Day entry because I was able to do so many things with it — and I like that I wrote a … Continue reading

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Creative experiments

I’m really self taught when I do my art.  I walk into Utrecht and I feel intimidated by the rows upon rows of serious art supplies.  But I love handling them and looking through the different types of paints, papers … Continue reading

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Art Journal Every Day: Choices

“Everyone has choices to make.  No one has the right to take those choices away from us — not even out of love. — Cassandra Clare” This particular piece was a work through time.  NO ZENTANGLING THIS TIME AROUND! Would … Continue reading

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Art Journal Every Day: Tomorrow WILL be a better day

It’s one of those days.. but I’m going home feeling all better, and looking forward to tomorrow.  When things keep going wrong at every turn, the best frame of mind is to keep with optimism and know that there is … Continue reading

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Art Journal Every Day with Angelo: I love Mom

I wanted to keep this as playful and “innocent” as my eight-year-old is at this point.  I asked him to draw me something and I just added a few details and scribbled all around it to make it a collaborative … Continue reading

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Art Journal Every Day: Tears

“Tears are words the heart can’t express.” Some Art Journal entries take a lot of time to finish and some just come so spontaneously like this one.  I worked on it a total of two nights, and that was with … Continue reading

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Art Journal Every Day: Summer

Don’t throw away those brown bags that your grocery and food delivery come in because I find them so useful in writing the actual journaling in my scrapbooks and my art journal. Finally finished it.  See the artwork sans the … Continue reading

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Painting away

Crossposted from Gotham Chick If you’re a mom to a gradeschooler like I am, you would have received the leftover school supplies from the previous school year the past week.  And I’m sure the thought had occurred to you — … Continue reading

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Art Journal Every Day: The Art of Living – Henry Ellis

I picked up this quote from CRIMINAL MINDS where one of the characters voices out one at the beginning of the episode.  Just so happened that I was catching up with older ones I had missed online. While my Art Journal … Continue reading

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