Look into my sketches

Look into my sketches

One of my favorite things in the world to do is look through artist’s sketchbooks. When I see sketches, I get down right giddy. I see freedom in sketchbooks. Moments of the artist’s thought process show in erased lines, things scratched out, do-overs, pen...
Halloween 2014: Zombie Cinderella!

Halloween 2014: Zombie Cinderella!

Welcome to 2014’s Picture heavy Halloween post! I’m extra excited about this year’s costume for two reasons, I had very little to do with it and it was a real make it work project from the shopping stage!     The story Emily told me about...
ArtSpark at SparkCon 2014

ArtSpark at SparkCon 2014

I still have chalk buried under my fingernails, my muscles are so sore I’m not sure I’ll ever walk right again, and I slept hard for a full 9 hours last night. Know what? Totally worth it. My kid and I were able to spend some solid time together this...
Why you need a Design Wall, stat!

Why you need a Design Wall, stat!

Remember way back when, Paula over the The Sassy Quilter posted a most excellent make your own design wall tutorial. At the time, I didn’t have a design wall and wasn’t in a huge rush to make one. I’d been getting along just fine right? After seeing...