The 100 Day Project – Day 4

I am capable of being consistent!!! This is exciting news to me, and here’s the drawing to prove it. I’m riffing on the same idea as yesterday’s drawings, and enjoying the hell out of it. In fact, I popped in…

Spotlight on: Rieko Koga

Swoon-diddly-oon. This woman is amazing. If you like art that is gorgeous and subdued, but smart and tactile, you’ll love this work by Rieko Koga. I discovered her on Pinterest and was inspired by one of her embroidered pieces for…

The 100 Day Project – Day 3

Well, look who’s the superstar and made it all the way to day 3 of #the100dayproject? Today I made an abstract Sharpie drawing, and I based it off of this awesome pin of a piece by artist Reiko Koga. It…

The 100 Day Project – Day 2

Today I wanted to do something quick and easy and fun. I keep a large piece of poster board on my desk so I can jot down reminders and draw on it, and lately I can’t stop drawing this little…

The 100 Day Project – Day 1

Day 1 of the 100 Day Project (#the100dayproject) has been a whirlwind of adventure so far. Not really, but I AM SUPER STOKED TO BE DOING THIS. Here are my thoughts from day 1, and I’ll post my pics every…

Won’t You Join Me For #The100…

I’M DOING IT!!! After a few years of watching others partake in #the100dayproject challenge, I’ve decided to yank on my big girl panties, buckle up the old bootstraps, and jump in blindly. Isn’t that always the best way to jump…

Rorschach Easter Egg Paper Craft

With this  Easter egg paper craft, you can learn if your children have deep, psychological issues they need to work out, or maybe you haven’t caused them enough trauma yet. (It’s always good to throw a little parent guilt joke…

Spotlight: Suzanne Sullivan Ceramics

Sometimes, you keep seeing the same image on Pinterest because Pinterest kind of sucks now, but you still have the urge to pin it over and over again because you love it so. Such is the case whenever this pin…

I Scored a Bunch of New Art …

I have long been a rabid fan of Sakura art supplies, as are most arty farty people I know. Their iconic Micron pens are used by thousands of tanglers, pointillists, graphic designers, illustrators, and all sorts of art students learning…

Online Art Classes You Need to Check …

The best thing about the internet, besides being able to look up what cute dogs are available for adoption, is that you can learn SO MUCH. Anything you want to learn about, you can. This is amazing. This is also…

All Things Gelli Plate Printing

Gelli Plate Printing is Where it’s at. Yo. We’re going to go deep with Gelli plates here today. These flabby, gelatinous slabs of amazingness have stolen my heart, and the hearts of many other artists and creative folks I know.…

50 Sketchbook Ideas and Tips For All Humans …

Photo by Rachael Gorjestani There you are, hanging out with your sketchbook, ready to get all arty, and suddenly your brain freezes. Your gnarled fingers clamp down on your pencil, and you let out an awkwardly loud screech of angst. You…