My Creative Process: Ailani

Hello Citizens of The Blogosphere, I’ve only been to Hawaii once, it was on a cruise several years ago. I remember it being a calming and beautiful place, with a clear sky, plants… Continue reading

NERDY CRAFTS: DIY Comic Book Flowers

Hello Citizens of The Blogosphere, If you follow this blog at all, you probably already know that I’m a huge nerd. In fact, one of my favorite things to do is celebrate my nerdiness… Continue reading

More Adventures in Watercolor

Hello Citizens of The Blogosphere, I come to you today to share my most recent watercolor adventures. First things first, let’s review my new watercolor setup… The art supplies listed below were purchased… Continue reading

Artist Trading Cards (ATCs): Tucson Edition

Hello Citizens of The Blogosphere, A short time ago while in the midst of some artsy online research, I stumbled upon Artist Trading Cards or ATCs. Basically, ATCs are unique pieces of art that… Continue reading

Painting in Squares

Hello Citizens of The Blogosphere, If you follow my creative adventures, you may have noticed that I’ve been doing a lot of crafty projects lately. Actually, with all the crafty projects I’ve been… Continue reading

Double-Layered Craft Paper Postcards

Hello Citizens of The Blogosphere, In today’s post, I’ll show you how I made my own postcards using postcard stamps.  Although there are a number of postcard stamps available, I decided to go with the Stampers… Continue reading

A Mini Scrapbook for A Smile: A Personal Experience

Hello Citizens of the Blogosphere, Let me start by saying that this is not a post you would typically find on this blog. It regards a recent personal experience that I felt compelled to share. I… Continue reading

Handmade Note Card Sets & Ink Pad Watercolor Technique

Hello Citizens of the Blogosphere, Just a quick update before we begin… Lately, I’ve been working towards achieving my goals of creating more and getting my work seen. As part of this initiative, I’ve been thinking of starting… Continue reading

Product Review: Canson XL Mix Media Sketchbook

Hello Citizens of the Blogosphere, Since I lead a fairly busy life, I tend to like sketchbooks that are portable and easy to carry in my purse. (Check out my post about my… Continue reading

An Upcycled Art Journal and Exploratory Art Experiences

Hello Citizens of the Blogosphere, One of my favorite things to do is find new uses for everyday objects that no longer have value for their intended purpose.  (Upcycling!) Since, I’ve been wanting… Continue reading

Bookmarks for Library Appreciation Week

Hello Citizens of the Blogosphere, Next week is library appreciation week (April 12-18, 2015). It is a week long event where library patrons can show appreciation for libraries, books and reading in general.… Continue reading

Linocut Stamp Carving

Hello Citizens of the Blogosphere, After creating my own stamps out of erasers and foam, I wanted to try using actual stamp carving tools and materials. After doing some research, I bought the following items.… Continue reading