Playing with Pantone’s Color of the Year: Ultraviolet! — The Frugal Crafter Blog

Hi friends! I was brainstorming some idea with REbecca over at Rubber Stamp Tapestry the other day and she suggested trying a project with the color of the year and I thought that was a great idea as purple is a color I don’t use very often. Since it is not one of my go […]… Continue reading Playing with Pantone’s Color of the Year: Ultraviolet! — The Frugal Crafter Blog

Gratitude Journal Organization — Patty Radish

Last week, I promised a post about my art journaling organizational process, and here it is a week later! I know, I can hardly believe it myself (insert surprised look!) First, I’m going to show a little of the art journaling tote I’m using for this project. I purchased this tote from Hobby Lobby on […]… Continue reading Gratitude Journal Organization — Patty Radish

Top 5 Reasons to do a Preliminary Sketch — The Frugal Crafter Blog

Hi friends! I have been thinking a lot about creativity, artist block, perfectionism, procrastination and time management lately and I have a little trick that can overcome a lot of those stumbling blocks we face. It’s simply doing a quick practise sketch. I did this 10 minute color study before Fridays live show to make […]… Continue reading Top 5 Reasons to do a Preliminary Sketch — The Frugal Crafter Blog

cjs18 day 14 Rachel Greig — Cath Sheard

Today’s artist was Rachel Greig from Darkroom Door. I love her work and, as my process is similar, this felt like affirmation to keep doing what I enjoy. So I did…but she reminded me to haul the Distress Stains out as I tend to reach for paint first. via cjs18 day 14 Rachel Greig — Cath… Continue reading cjs18 day 14 Rachel Greig — Cath Sheard