About Me, Blog, Food For Thought, Tips and Tricks

Using Pinterest for Mood Boards

Mood Boards are a fantastic way to help inspire and bring together an idea. Similar to gathering references before you start writing a paper, it's a way to help bring together a project. Here are some reasons I've found to create a mood board: Planning an event (i.e. a wedding, prom night, etc.)Designing a room.Planning… Continue reading Using Pinterest for Mood Boards

Art: Drawings and Beyond, Blog, Food For Thought

Applying the Scientific Method To Art Studies

I've finally taken the jump, and have decided to explore how to combine art and science. If you follow my Something Called Science sister site (or would it be called a daughter site?) you might have seen my latest post with the picture below: Which shows most of the steps included in working with the scientific method.… Continue reading Applying the Scientific Method To Art Studies

Art: Drawings and Beyond, Blog, Blog Update

February Art Challenge: Emotions

I guess most people feel this way about any skill they're working on, but I've had a mental list of what I need to improve upon as an artist for a while now. It is probably a mile long...okay, that's a little dramatic, but still...it's a long list. Some artists on the internet have thought of… Continue reading February Art Challenge: Emotions

About Me, Blog, Food For Thought

What Inspires My Art?

This post might not be the most exciting one I write, but it's an important one that talks about what most artists think about without sometimes realizing it. What inspires my art? Recently, about a month ago, I decided that I wanted to take this blog to the next step. I feel confident enough in… Continue reading What Inspires My Art?

About Me, Blog Update

My 2017 New Year’s Resolution

For the past week I've been mentioning that I have an exciting New Year's Resolution. Well, it's finally time for me to explain what I'm up to. This year my resolution is to start an art business. Oh yeah, you read that right. I'm starting a 365 day project of working towards this goal! It's going to… Continue reading My 2017 New Year’s Resolution

Art: Drawings and Beyond, Food For Thought

What’s So Great About Doing Fanart?

One of the first blog posts I wrote was what I was going to create on this blog, which was mostly fan art and crafts. And recently I had the thought, "What makes it worth doing fan art?" As a quick refresher, fan art is "artwork created by fans of a work of fiction(generally visual media… Continue reading What’s So Great About Doing Fanart?