Tag: healing art

30 Day Create Every Day Challenge – What to do if nothing is working

What if it’s one of those days that the canvas just isn’t working out? I just deleted my first post because it was crap – so now what? I feel like crap and the example I was working on is shit. Do you relate?… Continue Reading “30 Day Create Every Day Challenge – What to do if nothing is working”

30 Day Create Every Day Challenge – Wordless Wednesday

30 Day Create Every Day Challange – Water Color Learning Curve.

I’m in the middle of the process with this water color painting. This is the base for subtracting some paint and adding some more paint. I took time away from the computer this weekend and spread out my paints. I’m going to be spending… Continue Reading “30 Day Create Every Day Challange – Water Color Learning Curve.”

30 day Create Every Day – Adding Color to Doodles

Adding Color to doodles           Last night I decided to get out my colored pencils and see how some color would look. My sketchbook is all about experimenting so I wasn’t worried if I “wrecked” my doodle. I don’t use… Continue Reading “30 day Create Every Day – Adding Color to Doodles”

30 Day Create Every Day Challenge – Day 11 and Doodle Love

Doodle love – I’ve never really had this before. I’m really loving what I’m drawing and I’m seeing that I’m good. Great drawings has never been how I would describe my art because I don’t draw perspective or faces so I automatically decided I… Continue Reading “30 Day Create Every Day Challenge – Day 11 and Doodle Love”

30 Day Create Every Day Challenge – Day 6 It’s all about you babe!!

I got a great idea for the creative focus today while I was doing dishes. I started thinking about who I was and a couple things came to mind. Then I put that in one sentence. A few images popped into my head of… Continue Reading “30 Day Create Every Day Challenge – Day 6 It’s all about you babe!!”

Day 4 Create Every Day – Step by Step

Coloring is a fun way to start remembering your creative voice. I fully understand that’s it’s very easy for me to say – “Hey, do my 30 Day Create Every Day Challenge”  because I grew up with artistic parents and I have chosen to… Continue Reading “Day 4 Create Every Day – Step by Step”

Day 2 Create Every Day Challenge

Last night’s project while watching meaningless tv. This is my absolute favorite form of creating – watercolor abstracts and doodling all the shapes I see. I get to play with watercolors and see all “action” that goes in with the wet paper and paints.… Continue Reading “Day 2 Create Every Day Challenge”

30 Day Create Every Day Challenge is ON!

Happy September 1st and to the 30 day Create Every Day Challenge!!!! I have started with doodling because all you need is paper and a pen. I have been doodling since high school and got some pretty negative feedback from teachers. I have now… Continue Reading “30 Day Create Every Day Challenge is ON!”

Forcing Leads to Frustration

The opposite of feeling is forcing. When we force, we cannot feel, and when we feel, we cannot force.    -Aadil Palkhivaia This quote came from a page of The Desire Map Journal by Danielle LaPorte. I highly recommend her book, The Desire Map. It… Continue Reading “Forcing Leads to Frustration”