Finding color + pattern inspiration in the hills above Park City…
Thanks for coming along. xoRead More
This week, a collection of simple things: tiny vignettes of gratitude for the little things I enjoy. 4 x 4 inches, acrylic on recycled chipboard.
(Holy brick wall, Batman. This painting every single day thing is every bit as challenging as I knew it would be. Despite all my “no pressure” talk, I have the crazy wish to focus on paint this month, so every time I am about to post an art journal page I feel like I’m cheating. Not because the sketchbook doesn’t count, but because sketching and on-the-fly art journaling is easier for me, and I want to push myself into making the time for the paint I’m craving. So although I’ve busted on the “every day” bit, I’ll keep sharing what comes.)Read More
Another art journal page — and a good reminder on one of those days. I hope to get to the paint this weekend, but meanwhile I keep tinkering in the sketchbook. Do you call yours a sketchbook or an art journal? If you were with me at c.e.d. you may have glimpsed this one partially finished. I often use my sketchbook as a place to journal — that is, a place to write — but if the thoughts are either too private or perhaps less-than-inspiring, they can become the first layer of many, giving up their weight and worry to the good duty of creating art journal texture layers. A hard day turned to beauty. Love that.
just keep swimming (Sharpie, acrylic paint, charcoal, and white gel pen.)Read More