Tag Archive for pen & ink

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…

Let It In – For A Bit Anyway

  I let bad things get to me. I see senseless mass murder, children who need more love & attention, people who are dying for food or medicine or from illness. I see homeless veterans, abused animals, flag burnings, people…

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…

I Owe The Flower

  I perhaps owe having become a painter to flowers.  ~Claude Monet   Until tomorrow.   In The Studio today May 3rd I dug out a design I did almost 10 years ago that I thought I’d share and add a…

What Is A Weed?

  What is a weed? A plant whose virtues have never been discovered. – Ralph Waldo Emerson I’m so excited for spring! I picked four big stalks of asparagus today when I went down to see the progress on our…

Sketches & Stitches

  Sometimes I sketch… Here’s an piece I did today that started from the sketch below. Making a daily piece feels really good and the side bonus is that it gets me focused again on being creatively productive and experimenting.…