Tag Archive for drawing

2013 Apples For A.S. – Day 9

Hem your blessings with thankfulness so that they don’t unravel. – unknown Sometimes dealing with chronic illness feels extremely complex but also very fragile. If one part of the thread is pulled then everything can unravel because we feel stitched…

FREE Coloring Pages!

One of the things I love doing is creating images that children and adults can use to make art. I believe in the process of making art. Creating, especially with color is healing.  Why do we continue to think that…

Create From The Heart NOT The Head

  “If I create from the heart, nearly everything works; if from the head, almost nothing.” – Marc Chagall   I have a tendency to over think pretty much everything. The art I create that I think about loses its…

Love Conquers All

  I have a new toy! My parents treated me to something I’ve wanted for a very long time – a digital drawing tablet! Here’s my very first “painting” I created with it. And here’s what is very hard for…

Back Up!

  Although the world is full of suffering, it is also full of the overcoming of it. – Helen Keller                                        …

An Angel From My Vault

I created this angel back in 2005. She has remained a simple line drawing for over 6 years partly because I see her as a very large 5 ft x 7 ft oil painting. Creating her has seemed an overwhelming…

Day 216 – We All Know

“When my daughter was about seven, she asked me what I did at work. I told her that my job was to teach people how to draw. She stared at me, incredulous, and said, “You mean they forget?” ~Howard Ikemoto…