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art process collage detail green orange painting pattern video

Did you ever want to know how and why gel pens were invented? If so this video today is for you. Enjoy! Below the video I share a painting I made in 2021 that I never shared before now—yes, I used gel pens to create the piece. Or use this link in your browser: https://youtu.be/NmR6c10KNtc No, I am not getting any kickbacks or funds from sharing this gel pen video. It's just fun facts! And also, I use a ton of Uni-ball pens in Black and White ink in my work (a type of pen featured towards the end of...

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sketchbook page turner 54

sketchbook video

June has been a slow-ish month for me. I have been feeling as though I need a little extra rest. So yes, naps on Sundays! Yeah for that. Along with extra rest has come spending days and hours in my sketchbook, filling pages simply for the joy of moving paint around. This doing joy thing works. Try it! Enjoy sketchbook video number 54!

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art process collage detail orange sketchbook video

I have been practicing book binding methods in 2022. I have made several mini collage sketchbooks from what I learned. I also have this little gem posted for sale here. Included with the mini-book purchase is a 30 minute Zoom (or in-person, if possible) meeting with me. Let's chat! Let's create!

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sketchbook page turner 44

art art process collage sketchbook video

When drawing is just not an option, but making something is necessary for health and joy, try building a collage sketchbook from ephemera.

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sketchbook page turner 43

art art process collage sketchbook video

The beauty of this kind of handmade sketchbook is that you can use ANY supplies you have on hand!

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