I got commissioned to do a series of chicken paintings! YAAAAY! I’ve been working on some sketches, it will be a triptych that tells a story. What do you think?
I love to think about things I could do, possibilities are intoxicating. I don’t want to go through this year drunk on ideas though. So I’ve given myself a challenge for the year – to fill up a sketchbook. I … Continue reading
I have high hopes for this year – I think I do for most any year. Something about putting up a new calendar signals a fresh start. And this year is certainly no exception. Over the past year, I’ve identified … Continue reading
Much of what I worked on this month was Christmas gifts. Here’s a recap: I finished one more fish painting, created a sassy fridge magnet (complete with speech/though bubbles) and completed a set of coloring books for my nieces and … Continue reading
It seems to be all I have time for lately! I promise to get back into some creative projects, but in the mean time I can only dream up things to do with more time.
I bought a very different sort of art supply this past weekend. Not actually a toy, but it’s so much fun to use that it feels like one! It’s a digital tablet that I can use to draw digitally. Not … Continue reading
This past weekend, I had the privilege of taking an encaustics class from an artist named Natalie Salminen via the Duluth Art Institute. It was just 2 days – 2 very full days! I learned a lot but I think … Continue reading
My kitchen! No longer all brown, now it has some green! Next I think I’m going to paint the trim at the top of the wall to match the chair rail and frame the green.
Well, I feel some change coming on. There’s the change in the weather, change of location, but I feel myself on the verge of some larger changes too. Some of this of course is speculative, but I just feel like … Continue reading
It’s done! The move and the frost painting! It feels incredible to be done with these two huge projects. Makes me excited to start something new. I haven’t made official plans as to what I’ll do first but, here’s my … Continue reading