Monthly Archives: February 2018

Daily Art Challenge: Feb. 28

Today’s challenge prompt is use a favorite quote in your art. This can be a well known quote, a quote from a friend, a quote from a book…whatever you find meaningful, humorous or insightful works for this challenge. Lately, I’ve … Continue reading

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Daily Art Challenge: Feb. 27

Today’s daily art challenge is to use stickers in your art. Last week we began using our stash marathons.  Today will be another Use It Up Marathon.  As I mentioned before, I was using my stash to make paper bag … Continue reading

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You Can Choose To Be Anything

Choose to be kind. There are so many people walking around utterly and completely broken by their life circumstance. As I was driving my daughter home from the hospital yesterday, after the death of our precious boy Owen, I wondered … Continue reading

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Daily Art Challenge: Feb. 26

Today’s challenge is to pick an emotion and create a piece of art that expresses it. The movie, Inside Out, is one of the most insightful movies on emotions and how they effect not only ourselves but all our relationships. … Continue reading

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Weekly Techniques Challenge: Week 9

Alright let’s review where we are in our weekly challenges. We’ve made or purchased an art journal to hold our challenges. We’ve made a self portrait to include in the journal on the very first page. We’ve made value scales-both … Continue reading

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Daily Art Challenge: Feb. 25

The daily art prompt challenge for today is including water-soluble media in your art project.  This could be water color paints or pencils.  Water-soluble crayons. Gelatos.  Pastels.  The list goes on and on. I’ve been enjoying using my Gelatos lately. … Continue reading

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Daily Art Challenge Prompt: Feb. 24

We’ve had a lot of rain lately.  Huge temperature spikes causing lots of melting snow and ice.  We have a pump which sucks the water up and it travels by pipe out into the middle of the yard.  Since we … Continue reading

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