Fearless Friday, Thank You Cards

Making your own cards can be so much fun, and it’s a way to turn doodling with a paint brush into something you can use I got motivated by this adorable card, below left Sweet Emily sent it to me for my birthday and I just had to draw it {below right} Then I decided … Continue reading

Fearless Friday, Cardinal

I am fascinated by cardinals, every time I see one I feel like it’s good luck… Today we’re going to paint one on a snowy branch with watercolor But first, I’ve got to share what I got for Christmas! It’s a rolling storage bin with 6 large drawers and it stores all my art supplies, … Continue reading

Creations, New Designs for 2021

It’s a New Year, time for refreshing my Society 6 Shop with some new designs for 2021! If you haven’t been to the shop in a while, there are tons of new items! Apple watch bands, face masks iPhone and Android phone cases that have a place for credit cards, and wallet case styles, water … Continue reading

Fearless Friday, January Journal Page

Happy New Year! Have you set new goals for 2021? How about including more art~ Daily drawing is such a skill builder and keeping a journal is a great way to do it! Today I’m going to show you a method I like to use for journaling I begin by first looking at fonts {I … Continue reading

Gifts From the Kitchen, Reindeer Food

Part of my extended family is coming over today for a safe visit, we will be outside for just an hour or so A short visit, we can’t break our tradition of celebrating Christmas Eve day together! Santa’s not joining us this year, he wants to stay safe so he can deliver the toys … … Continue reading

Gifts from the Kitchen, Last Minute Gifts!

Okay, so here we are 5 days until Christmas! There is still plenty of time to come up with a gift or two for last minute giving 5 days doesn’t leave us much time for making things, but there are a few things you can whip up quickly! First shop your house~ Be on the … Continue reading

Fearless Friday, St. Nick

Today we’re going to have some fun with St. Nick and Zentangle Zentangle is a pattern drawing technique that takes doodling to a new height I’m going to to show you all the steps, and you can draw and color your own, or use the free printables {links are at the end of the post} … Continue reading

Creations, Snowy Winter Wreath

Welcome to the December edition of the Creative Craft Blog Hop! Thank you to Andrea from Design Morsels for being our hostess If you’re here from My Thrift Store Addiction, Welcome! We don’t get much snow in Alabama, but I love to celebrate the four seasons anyway I can, so I made this wintery wreath… … Continue reading

Fearless Friday, Holiday Mistletoe

Fa la la la la, let’s paint some mistletoe! This beautiful rendering from Clipart Free was my inspiration I started with a pencil sketch, beginning at the top of the mistletoe and working my way down, shape by shape When sketching a subject, don’t fret over every little detail or exact placement, use your own … Continue reading

Fearless Friday, Festive Owl Family

Today we are going to draw an owl family, all decked out for holiday fun! When I create characters, I use a combination of my imagination and photos from internet sources like Pinterest, Unsplash, Pixabay and Google I combine elements I like from the various sources and then add original touches to make them my … Continue reading