Last year I learned the secret to making a New Year's Resolution. Before, the thought of resolutions frightened me. I would always make an extravagant goal and never make it. I felt like a disappointment to myself because of this. Like other things in life, it took a couple of years (twenty-something) before I learned… Continue reading 2018|| Bringing in the New Year – How I Make New Year’s Resolutions
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
My "Art Studio"is really just my work area. It's my little escape from the world. I'm not going to lie, most of the time it's completely a hot mess, but over the weekend I try cleaning it up and prepping it for the next week. My desk was a gift from my fiance for… Continue reading Behind-The-Scenes: My “Art Studio”
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?
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?
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
There are a variety of ways to create art. The type of supplies you use to do it are called an art medium (Fun Fact: the plural term is media). For example, oil paints are an art medium. As the years have passed, I've been slowly finding myself being drawn (no pun intended) to a… Continue reading Figuring Out My Art Medium