I finally made some masks to donate. My lovely and talented friend, Liberty, posted a great tutorial on YouTube. She is a wonderful teacher, but I am still not the best seamstress in the world. When I was feeling kind of bad about that, my daughter Maile (age 9), said, "But you made them with … [Read more...] about Handmade Masks
Wishing you and yours a happy and safe Easter during these uncertain times. … [Read more...] about Easter 2020
Ever since the pandemic, I have had the reminder in my heart that God watches the sparrow and He watches over us no matter what may come. The last few days, I have had the famous song in my head and have been inspired to create a little illustration to go with it. As I was doodling away, a friend … [Read more...] about The Sparrow and You
Here is a piece that Maile did all on her own after an excellent online class we took yesterday led by Kasey Hope via the Expansive Artists subscription I am a part of (and absolutely love and recommend). I see that Kasey offers a subscription as well which Maile and I will definitely be joining … [Read more...] about Handlettering by my Sweet Girl
Last week a friend and I took a hand lettering workshop by Kelli Willcoxson and I loved it! Since then, I have been teaching my nine year old what I have learned so far and she is really enjoying it. I should share images of her work soon, too. Since we all have more time at home these days, it's … [Read more...] about Hand Lettering
I am thrilled to be able to announce that I am writing and illustrating a children's book due to release this Fall. I have been dreaming of doing this for decades and can't believe that it is actually happening! I absolutely love the publisher, Little Lamb Books, and am honored to get to work with … [Read more...] about My Debut Children’s Book!