How to, Paintings, tutorial

Basil in Pebeo Paints

I made two paintings of the same subject. I wrote a previous post about my basil painting done in acrylics. (Read it here!) This post will be about this piece: Also, have a look here and see the listing on Etsy! When you work with these kinds of paints, they are very flowy. The intent… Continue reading Basil in Pebeo Paints

Create, Food art, Paintings, Uncategorized

Pizza paintings!

I had so much fun making these! I've only made three, but I would like to make more. I can't even decide which one I like the best. They are all pretty much the same, except with different background colors. I made these on my teeny, tiny canvas's. I painted the backs and sides black.… Continue reading Pizza paintings!

Create, Paintings

Pretty little coffee picture.

This little coffee painting was one of the first listings that I posted on my Etsy page.  https://www.etsy.com/listing/491224146/coffee-art-kitchen-decor-foodie-gift?ref=shop_home_active_19 I was, and still am, proud of this piece. It was one of the first ones that I tried using a new technique with these Pebeo Fantasy Paints. I created it on a very tiny canvas. The surface… Continue reading Pretty little coffee picture.

creativity, How to, Paintings

How I made this. #3 Basil.

Well, I've had an idea floating around in my head for at least a week now. It's spring, which means everything is starting to grow. It means gardening. People are starting to think about what plants and vegetables they are going to grow this year. Where they will put everything. How it will all look,… Continue reading How I made this. #3 Basil.

Arts and Crafts, How to, Illustration, Uncategorized

How I drew this. #2 in a series.

Well, I thought I would start a series of posts about my step by step process. I'm not sure how long this will go for, but it seemed like a cool idea. I know that I am always interested in other people's process, so I figured, why not share mine? I don't always remember to… Continue reading How I drew this. #2 in a series.

Arts and Crafts, Illustration

How I Drew This. #1 in a new series.

So maybe it was last weekend...I was sitting on my butt couch not feeling like I wanted to do much of anything. Not that unusual, I suppose. Except for the fact that I have really made myself some goals regarding my art, and one of my goals for that weekend was to create (and essentially… Continue reading How I Drew This. #1 in a new series.

Arts and Crafts, Stuff I love

Art/Craft Supplies I Love

Do you have any specific products that you like to create with? I have so many that I am all over the place with this. I switch from project to project, method to method whenever a new idea strikes. DECO MESH: I was VERY into making wreaths out of that mesh that was EVERYWHERE on… Continue reading Art/Craft Supplies I Love

Create, trends

Now Trending!

So, I am really, really, really into this galaxy art. It seems like it's everywhere lately. I guess that means it's "in" or "trending". I tell ya, that is just fine with me, because I have always been fascinated with the stars, and the beauty up there. What is good about it being so cool… Continue reading Now Trending!

Create, Food art

Latte art

I've never been to a place that makes latte art! Have you? Please share your pictures if you have!   I searched "latte art" on Pinterest (check it HERE) and was not disappointed! Ducks, planets and bears!   How does one learn to do this? I found a bunch of tutorials online. Here's just one… Continue reading Latte art

dogs, Paintings

Why dogs are like toddlers, and unfinished artwork.

We have two dogs. They are both rescues. We got the older one when he was about a year old. He is the smaller of the two , a terrier mix about 45 pounds. The second one is the younger, bigger one. We got him when he was a baby, and much younger than we… Continue reading Why dogs are like toddlers, and unfinished artwork.