Hello 🙋🏻♀️ Wow, it's been a verrrrry busy crafting summer, which is set to continue for a while yet 😁. So here's a post just to share a recent painting of mine 😊 I hope you like it, it's for a special project to be revealed soon. Watercolour Peony by mariebxmastree Happy crafting!
Hello there. 🙋🏻♀️ I've been quite quiet on my social media feeds over the last few weeks, especially my blog. On my blog particularly it's been because I just don't know what to write about. Of course, when that's the case, I feel more pressure to write something, especially because I've set myself the challenge… Continue reading Does creativity have a deadline?
Hello, As well as teaching myself Calligraphy, Watercolour painting and making greetings cards.... I'm also trying to teach myself to draw flowers, which I hope to transfer onto greetings cards with calligraphy.......at some point. 😂 But for now, I'm having fun sketching flowers. The book I am using to reference is 'The Watercolour Flower painter's… Continue reading I’ve also been drawing….
Hello, Just to say...... I'm still using my Metallic brush markers a lot! 😂 Happy Crafting! 🎄
Hello there. I haven't done any flower doodling for a few weeks so I decided yesterday to have a doodley evening 😁 I do enjoy drawing flowers (when they come out looking like flowers) I did these with a good old fashioned black biro 🙂 What do you doodle? Thank you for reading and happy… Continue reading Back to flowery doodles
Hand painted galaxy balloon and hand painted flower and leaves using: • Royal talens Ecoline inks • uniball_uk white roller ball pen (for galaxy stars) • unipin fine liner 0.05 (for flower and leaves drawings) • Calligraphy lettering using my pointed pen with Leondart 'general' nib • Manuscriptpenco Black acrylic ink. • Paper is Winsor… Continue reading I just wanted to share these two, as I’m really proud of them
Hello there! Yesterday I scrolled through my Instagram feed and noticed a post I had done on the 14th of July this year. It was a submission to a daily lettering challenge, where people post their lettering pieces of a quote or a word. It's all good fun and gets you practicing your lettering skills. … Continue reading Keep practicing, it will be worth it.
Hello. I know I've posted a few of my flower doodles on my blog already but I really enjoy doing them so thought I'd share just one more 😉 This piece was created on a crimson coloured card, from the depths of my craft draw, using a Uniball signo broad pen in White. Thought I would throw… Continue reading More flower doodles – I just enjoy doing them
Hello. You know when sometimes you read something and it just connects with you? I read a quote on an Instagram feed recently - "let your smile change the world but never let the world change your smile" - Anonymous I really liked it and thought 'I'll write that on a project at some point'… Continue reading Sometimes a quote just fits!
A how to of painting a watercolour leaf using watercolours inks.