Monthly archive for May2012

Album Cover Collages: A College Love.

Album Cover Collages: A College Love.

I took a drawing class in college once… the instructor’s name was Andrea Moreau and she was fabulous. One of the first things she had us do was keep a sketchbook and turn it in every week. She always said she wouldn’t read too closely in…

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Springtime Inspiration and Thankful Things

Springtime Inspiration and Thankful Things

When did it get to be the end of May? Even though June 1 is not the official first day of summer, it always has kind of been that way in my mind. Remember being a kid in school and when the month of June…

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Art Journaling and Life in General

Art Journaling and Life in General

Inspiration can be very fickle for me. I remember back in December/January I was never tired. I would stay up all hours of the night and work furiously and had so many ideas that I couldn’t get them all down in time. I would get…

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Rant-y Garbage Post.

Rant-y Garbage Post.

And I mean “Garbage Post” in the sense that this is going to cover little of everything. You know, like how a garbage pizza has every topping under the sun on it. I guess I just have a lot on my mind at this very…

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On Hanging Out In Cemeteries… And Being Potentially Creepy.

On Hanging Out In Cemeteries… And Being Potentially Creepy.

Yesterday was one of  “those days” in a very bad way. I woke up in a terrible mood, which almost never happens to me. Don’t get me wrong, I get in bad moods from time to time (almost always involving my job), but they are…

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I Want to be Like Flora Bowley.

I Want to be Like Flora Bowley.

So after a mysterious two month hiatus, I feel like my inspiration and drive has returned with a vengeance. I can’t stop reading artist’s blogs, Facebook pages, reading their stories on the Etsy blog, admiring their work. Maybe it’s the return of the sunshine, warm…

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Adobe Lightroom: My New Best Friend.

Adobe Lightroom: My New Best Friend.

Nowadays everyone seems to have an opinion on digital photography, digital cameras, and software programs like PhotoShop and LightRoom… and the consensus from a lot of people is, “Nowadays anyone can be a great photographer.” They say it like it’s this lost art and almost…

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