I found this while cleaning my office this weekend. It’s a label I bought from Etsy in 2010, and it’s been sitting in an envelope ever since it arrived. I’m not sure why I decided to buy this, but I must have had a project of some sort in mind for it. For now, I’llRead more
People have been rejoicing about the return of Pumpkin Spiced Everything for weeks now, but this? This is what Fall is to me.
This week’s colors look a little like something you would probably have seen in my mom’s eyeshadow palette from 1991, but let’s go with it.
Fall is almost here. Crap. Not that I dislike autumn. It’s really one of my favorite times of the year. It’s just that our summers are so short around here that it always makes me a little sad to see the the first leaves start to fall. The kids go back to school next weekRead more
I’ve been spending a lot of time recently thinking about how art and design outside of my day job fit into my life. With thinking like that comes writing, sketching, painting, and the like. And after that comes the crossing out, erasing, and ripping apart of those things when they don’t turn out the wayRead more
This is, admittedly, not the greatest quality photo in the world. I took it on my phone about a year ago and I’ve been holding onto it since then, waiting for inspiration to strike. I think this needs to be a painting, but this will have to do for now.
Color Crush is a little something I used to do way back when I was blogging before. There are a lot more sophisticated ways to do this these days (and I’ll get into that in another blog post – seriously, it’s so much easier than it used to be to create color palettes) but IRead more