Sharing some more artwork: Alcohol markers- “Moonscape”

I am still having a lot of fun with some alcohol markers. The more I use them, the more that I find how wonderful they are for making colors pop and blending. Everything just looks more vivid… I did another nighttime landscape with the moon and I feel like this one turned out much betterContinue reading “Sharing some more artwork: Alcohol markers- “Moonscape””

“Meet Me.” Original Poetry & Illustration

I’ve been doing some more drawing with alcohol markers to create illustrations to pair with my poetry. It definitely is a medium that I am beginning to enjoy and I’ve always wanted to add art to go with my poems. This project, “Meet Me,” – the artwork actually came first which inspired my short littleContinue reading ““Meet Me.” Original Poetry & Illustration”

Tiny Poem & Night Landscape Art

This was the first landscape art that I created with alcohol markers. I was inspired by some pictures I saw on the internet, so I put this drawing together. It is not my best artwork, but it is the first landscape with alcohol markers. Of course, it wouldn’t be complete with a little poetic sayingContinue reading “Tiny Poem & Night Landscape Art”

Poetry & Artwork: Bidding Adieu at Sunset

I’ve been continuing to learn how to use alcohol markers and draw with them. I really love how bright and brilliant the colors are. For my next collection of poems, I plan on putting both artwork and poetry into it and I hope to have it published in color. I needed to get back toContinue reading “Poetry & Artwork: Bidding Adieu at Sunset”

Photography & painting: Entries for this year’s Fine Art Department at our local fair.

I’ll be entering the Fine Arts Department at the art show at our local county fair this year. I am entering some photography that I did and an abstract acrylic painting. This is my first time entering a painting instead of a drawing…. and my first year I’ve taken the photography aspect a bit moreContinue reading “Photography & painting: Entries for this year’s Fine Art Department at our local fair.”

Photography: Fantasy World of Trees

  I had some fun the other day in our local park photographing trees. Once I was finished, I took the color from the photos and added purples and blues – creating an entirely new tree that could be inside a fantasy world in a story book…. It is nice to know, we can takeContinue reading “Photography: Fantasy World of Trees”

Handcrafted Jewelry in 2018…

  I’ve decided to start creating more handcrafted necklaces…One of my favorite types of necklaces to make are the oil diffuser locket necklaces. They have felt pads inside the lockets which the wearer can place their favorite drops of essential oils on…  When they  wear it, they can smell their favorite oils all day. TheContinue reading “Handcrafted Jewelry in 2018…”

Trying a New Art Concept…

  During the winter, when I am inside more, I tend to get a little more creative, finding new types of art and crafts to make… I’ve been seeing these “Acrylic Art Pouring” videos on my Facebook feed and then I started watching them on YouTube. I find them quite fascinating…. in fact – IContinue reading “Trying a New Art Concept…”