Category Archives: Visual Arts

Doodling in a sketchbook

Search AmazonProduct SearchToday I have been doodling in my sketchbook.  I know I said that I would post today about the end of the saga with my daughter, and I will post it, just not today.  I wanted to share … Continue reading

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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

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Finally started drawing again!

Search AmazonProduct SearchI’m working my way through the book, The Artist’s Way, and I feel that because of doing those morning pages, I have finally gotten to start drawing again.  Nothing spectacular or wonderful.  As a matter of fact, to … Continue reading

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Window Shopping Wednesday — Sharon Tomlinson

Search AmazonProduct SearchI’d like to showcase one of my favorite artists here, named Sharon Tomlinson.  I discovered her a long time ago on YouTube and then found her blog quite by accident.  Since I believe that there are no coincidences, … Continue reading

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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

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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

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Window Shopping Wednesday

Search AmazonProduct SearchAnother Wednesday.  Now to show you the work of another of my favorite artists here on the web.  I hope you are enjoying these trips to visit websites.  I hope you like these artists so much that you … Continue reading

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Alice in Wonderland Dolls by Cart Before the Horse Etsy Shop

Search AmazonProduct SearchHere is an article I found about one of my favorite doll artist couples.  I visit their blog regularly and am always pleasantly surprised by the work available for viewing there.  They certainly are talented and really enjoy … Continue reading

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I found a new website with great online classes

Search AmazonProduct SearchIn my nightly surfing, I came across this wonderful site, The ArtTrader Magazine.  At this site you can find all of the copies of the magazine since the beginning of print.  All are available for download, so you … Continue reading

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Here’s a look at why I like paper mache!

Search AmazonProduct SearchThis artist has the most enjoyable and whimsical creations.  Please browse through the galleries and see if you don’t agree.  This really is why I love paper mache, it’s so versatile. I love that you can take a … Continue reading

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