White text obsession

Hi ho art friends. A while ago, I picked up Danielle Donaldson's "Creative Girl" book, which started my enchantment with drawing tiny, wonky houses and using a white acrylic pen on dark backgrounds. It occurred to me that I should try using a white pen on my dark backgrounds.  I queued up several arty youtube … Continue reading White text obsession

Radiant Faces Lesson 3

Lesson 3 of Radiant Faces is with Christy Tomlinson who has what I call a whimsical impressionist style. I tried working the entire piece with her supplies, but it was trickier than I thought. My Girly Girl was done with Stabilo pencil, acrylics, Pitt pens, Collage Pauge, alcohol ink, various papers, Stayzon ink, stamps, stencils, … Continue reading Radiant Faces Lesson 3

The Girl Who Liked Catching Mice

I thought I would finally try a little digital whimsy editing of two mixed media images. I have to say that I got quite good at making the edits on my tablet using various apps. Tonight, I used the GIMP.   It was pretty time-consuming trimming cat girl.  I'm still not very adept at this … Continue reading The Girl Who Liked Catching Mice