This year was a wild ride for sure. I am ready to wave it goodbye, thanking it for all the blessings. Ready to welcome 2017 with all the joys, challenges and adventures it will no doubt bring. Now, looking back at 2016 I can confidently say, it was a very important year for me as an … Continue reading Goodbye 2016, plans for 2017
October just flew by. I got a little overambitious and took up so many art projects, it was starting to stress me out a little, but most of them were successfully completed and I learned a lot from them. First of all I wanted to share some October beauty, which was such an inspiration for … Continue reading October Art
It's this time of year again, time for crunchy leaves, carved pumpkins and dressed up people everywhere. This month I had a lovely time drawing Halloween themed illustrations as a part of sketching marathon. On Halloween I would love to The main part of the evening- trick o'treating is coming right up, it will … Continue reading Happy Halloween!
It was such a lovely day today. My dear friend took me and the kids to Denver Botanic Gardens. We usually go every year around the same time and it never disappoints. This year though it was especially amazing. The leaves are only just starting to turn in the city and most of the trees … Continue reading Inspired by Autumn
Summer is wrapping up. July and August for me were just as productive as June. There were a few new things for me this summer and today I am going to talk about one of them- Midori Traveler's Notebook. Midori Traveler's Notebook is a notebook system from Japan, and it's basically a leather cover and various … Continue reading New things to try: Midori Traveler’s Notebook
Getting ready to say "goodbye" to June. Times sure flies, but things got done despite the heat and general desire to rest that always comes in the summer. What have I been up to: I celebrate a year of focused drawing. On June 19th, 2015 I decided to move from casual sketches here and there … Continue reading MY JUNE
I have been sketching for a few months now and came to appreciate drawing prompts and challenges with a specific theme in mind. However, I found that for me it is harder to choose what to draw on my own and scanning many prompts lists I have pinned takes time. As the result I end … Continue reading Drawing Prompts Jar