Tag: watercolor

Indigo Vibes Freebies + Shutterstock Shop Now Open!

Indigo Vibes Freebies + Shutterstock Shop Now Open!

Break out the sunscreen, pool floats, and backyard burgers because this weekend is summer’s last hurrah, a.k.a. Labor Day here in the US. In celebration of my latest pattern collection, Indigo Vibes (behind the scenes peek here), I’ve got a fun freebie at the end […]

New Collection: Indigo Vibes Watercolor – Summer All Year Long!

New Collection: Indigo Vibes Watercolor – Summer All Year Long!

Sunnies, passport stamps, popsicles, thunderstorms, and swimsuits – all my favorite summer vibes. Well, maybe not swimsuits, because any mama with three kids is WAY past letting it all hang out. September peeking around the corner signals that summer fun is nearly over. As August […]

Adventures in Watercolor: Elegant Mother’s Day Card Designs

Adventures in Watercolor: Elegant Mother’s Day Card Designs

Is there a skill you admire and want to explore… but the thought of trying completely overwhelms you? For me, that big, scary, hide-under-the-covers-because-it’s-too-hard thing is painting. I see fellow artists, friends, and colleagues smearing oil on canvas, and I am totally amazed. I would […]

FREE Novel Art Print: Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine

FREE Novel Art Print: Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine

Books: A Love-Hate Relationship Did you grow up skinning your knees, swimming the seas, and climbing trees? I did – but that’s not what I remember most about childhood. Instead, when I look back I see a girl hunched over Nancy Drew, devouring every page […]

Expect Progress, Not Perfection

Expect Progress, Not Perfection

  We’re all on a journey. Intentionally or passively, forward or backward, for better or worse, we are all moving. If we don’t choose the destination or strive toward a specific goal, we will still end up somewhere, though that somewhere may be less than […]