Category Archives: painting

3D Star Wreath with tutorial

Search AmazonProduct SearchToday I get to talk about what I have been doing in the art room!  I am so excited to share with you!  I promised my daughter a long time ago that I would make her a 3D … Continue reading

Posted in Acrylic paint, art supplies, Blog posts, craft tutorials, crafting, Decorations, painting, Wreath | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

How to Art Journal

Search AmazonProduct SearchSo today is a free day where I get to write about what I am doing and show off my work.  That being said, I have no new work to show off–but I am watching videos and reading … Continue reading

Posted in art journals, art supplies, art work, being creative, Blog posts, Handmade, making things, ning group, one of kind, painting, papercrafting, self expression | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Getting back into painting

Search AmazonProduct SearchI am having a hard time getting back into painting, drawing and such.  After two and a half years of taking care of my daughter, I now find myself with time to do the things I want to … Continue reading

Posted in Arts, Blog posts, painting, practice art, practice painting | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment

Here’s what I’ve been up to lately.

Search AmazonProduct SearchInstead of blogging all the time, I have been playing in my sketchbook and working on a pastel profile.  Here is a glimpse of some of what I have been playing around with.  Nothing earth-shattering, just playful, fun … Continue reading

Posted in Arts, painting, Pastel, sketches, sketching, Visual Arts | Leave a comment

Window Shopping Wednesday — Noodle and Lou Studio

Search AmazonProduct SearchHere is an artist that I have been following for quite a while.  She does fantastic mixed media paintings and she loves vintage things.  Her blog is full of pictures of all types of vintage things.  She also … Continue reading

Posted in Art Dolls, Arts, Etsy, Mixed media, painting, vintage, Visual Arts | Leave a comment

Window Shopping Wednesday — Megan Hoover

Search AmazonProduct SearchHere is an artist I found that I simply love.  Her work is fresh, funky, and funny.  All things that make for great art in my mind.  Please visit her blog at WANNA PAINT!  Below are a few … Continue reading

Posted in Arts, Painters, painting, Visual Arts | Leave a comment

More work on my faces

Search AmazonProduct SearchI worked a bit more on my faces and wanted to share the outcome.  I like that by posting pictures, I have a concrete way to see progress.  It is easy to forget what you did and when … Continue reading

Posted in Acrylic paint, Art Dolls, art work in progress, learning to paint faces, painting | Leave a comment

I finally finished my first face painting in my class

Search AmazonProduct SearchHere is a picture of my first finished painting from the online class I have been taking.  I am so far behind in this class, but that is the nice thing about taking a class online.  You can … Continue reading

Posted in art, learning to paint faces, Online classes, painting | Leave a comment

My attempt to paint ala “Lo” at Spewing4thArt

Search AmazonProduct Search Well, I think I have finally figured out this blog system, so now maybe I can actually get something posted. Here is my attempt to paint “in the style of” Lori at Spewing4thArt. As I said in … Continue reading

Posted in blogs, painting | Leave a comment