Lately I’ve been busy with some commission pieces of work and I thought I’d share a few snippets with you.
When I’m in a funk and just need some chill time, I doodle. Doodling is mindless and it’s so easy. It starts here with just some lines on a paper… Then I add thicker lines and circles here and there… Then I give it wash of color and I’ve got a fun doodle watercolor sketchbook […]
I’m just a little bit late in blogging about my one word for this year. In 2011, my word was BECOME, in 2012 my word was RESTORATION, and this year, my word is TRUE. In other words, what is true? Through my restoration year, something that kept occuring to me was that I’ve held on […]
Warning: This is random. Yesterday was a no school day. The house was quiet and still and even though I’m hardly ever able to sleep in, sometimes it just feels good to be lazy in my comfy bed. Sunday, my friend over at Lensdaisy was running the Tinkerbell half marathon, so in her honor, I […]
Happy New Year! It’s been some time since I’ve posted in this space. We had a great Christmas, and two days later celebrated my 40th birthday. After the flu had it’s way with half of us, my men spent most of their break hunting every morning. That’s right, I have my own Duck Dynasty […]
My oldest punk had some friends over Friday night and one of them brought pizza. I saw 4 canvases in 2 pizza boxes. I roughed up the surface of one and then gave them a coat of gesso. I cut up the granola box for smaller canvases too. Apparently everything is fair game when my […]
Trying to get back into the habit again…
I’m always creating, but I recently signed up for a sketching class by Junelle Jacobsen and I’ve fallen in love with thumbnail sketching. Here’s a peek into my sketchbook.
A new day, a fresh page, a blank slate. I cannot quit loving the light in my studio this morning.
Sometimes it’s the simplest pages from my journal that speak the loudest.