DIY Easy Primitive Craft Foam Stamps

DIY Easy Primitive Craft Foam Stamps

Hello friends!  Today I am sharing a super simple tutorial on making your own primitive foam stamps for ink or acrylic paint.  If you would like to carve detailed stamps for more realistic imagery, you can purchase stamp making rubber and tools.  However, if you like...

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Quick Watercolor Flowers

Quick Watercolor Flowers

Hi friends!  It's FRIDAY!  Yippeee!  I hope you had a great week and are pumped up for an exciting and crafty weekend! Work on organizing the studio continues and I am polishing up a new girl portrait and process video, but not quite done with either yet - so I will...

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Watercolor Cupcake Bunny & Art Studio Cleanup!

Watercolor Cupcake Bunny & Art Studio Cleanup!

Hello wonderful friends!  A late post today due to too much fussing with notification emails here.  If this message is brought to you by a wonky email, I'll try again next time! 😉 I have been busy this week cleaning up the ol' studio, so art making is temporarily on...

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Acrylic Painting: Flowers On Blue

Acrylic Painting: Flowers On Blue

Good afternoon friends!  We have made it to the weekend, yay! 🙂  Today I have this quick 11 x 14 acrylic painting on canvas - a simple, semi-abstract floral design on an aqua blue background. The background was coated with Faber-Castell gelatos and DecoArt Media...

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Watercolor & Colored Pencil Quirky Bird

Watercolor & Colored Pencil Quirky Bird

Hello hello everyone and happy mid-week to you!  I wanted to share a smaller 5 x7 solo mixed media birdie I did in Kuretake Zig watercolor pens and Prismacolor colored pencils... this is an extension of the Life Book 2016 "Quirky Bird" lesson from a couple of weeks...

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Quirky Bird Mixed Media Watercolor Painting

Quirky Bird Mixed Media Watercolor Painting

Happy Friday lovely people!  I have more mixed media art for you, of course!  Are you ready for the weekend?  These birdies certainly look like they are set to have some fun! 🙂 It's been a long week with work craziness, physical hurts and a series of events that led...

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Acrylic Portrait Painting: Fearless Art & Expression

Acrylic Portrait Painting: Fearless Art & Expression

Hello everyone!  I hope you are having a fantastic week!  Today I am sharing an acrylic painting that was inspired by Annie Hamman's Fearless Expression lesson in Life Book 2016.  This was an exercise in just diving in, playing and having fun, experimenting with new...

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