Gen Con is a time for playing tabletop games and spending time with fellow geeks. It's also a great place to learn tips to improve your art! (Many of the tips can be applied to any career really.) In today's blog, I share some of my top favorites I heard during the con.
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
Ever have a moment where you don't know exactly what you want to work on? Or you're out of ideas? Well, that happened to me, kinda. I was doing laundry and had nothing to do while I waited for the clothes to get washed at our local laundromat. So I pulled up this app called "What… Continue reading What To Draw Potential Challenge?
Earth Day is coming up soon, and I got to be honest it's one of my favorite holidays. It's an easy way to share fun projects that help reduce some of the pollution on the planet. Below are a couple projects that I've done here on the blog that are great ways to celebrate Earth… Continue reading 6 Upcycling Projects for Earth Day
At my high school I was very much a late bloomer onto this scene. I was a sophomore in high school before I started using social media. Most of my friends had two or three social medias they were constantly on by the time they reached 9th grade. I didn't do much on mine except… Continue reading What I’ve Learned About Social Media
I hit it! This blog has officially been running for a year! So much has changed in my life since I started this blog. I moved into a new apartment, lost family members to cancer (it's sad but true), started a Youtube segment, got engaged, and I'm about to graduate from college. It's so surreal.… Continue reading What I’ve Learned About Blogging
Hi guys! A couple of months ago I worked with a friend to run an Arts and Crafts Festival booth. We made block prints to sell, and I sold my designs of the first generation of starter Pokemon there. Looking back at it still brings a goofy smile to my face. I had so much fun… Continue reading How to Do Blockprinting