Chalk Lettering Workshop

Hey everybody! Just a note to let you know that I’ll be teaching an Intro to Chalk Lettering workshop at the Craft Maker’s Studio in Pleasanton on June 9th, from 10-12:30 pm. To  prepare for the class, I’ve been playing. First I made this “home sweet home” sign on my tiny, 8×10-inch chalkboard. Honestly, I’d…

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Artists on the internet

Hey friends! Just a quick post to tell you about the Creative Action Network‘s Artist Interview Series, a weekly perspective on the many ways their artists market and sell their work, from licensing, to online shops, to social  media, and everything in between. This week, I’m up, sharing my wisdom (ahem), and some nifty in-progress…

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A doodly owl draw-along

So, in preparation for some really fun projects in the months ahead, I’m buckling down and learning how to use the video-editing software I’ve had on my computer for about two years. To make myself do it, I’ve decided to create some very short 1 to 3-minute doodling videos, called “draw-alongs”! You know, like “sing-alongs,”…

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April’s Peace & Love Print of the Month

I actually finished April’s Print Of The Month in April! Yay! I posted some art-in-progress shots for this on Instagram Stories. When I finally posted the finished piece, I called it a labor of love because it took quite a while to draw, paint, and then ink in all the details, and I did it…

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Stuck → Unstuck

I’ve been thinking a lot about the ways in which we all get stuck in our lives (professionally, creatively, personally), how uncomfortable the feeling of being stuck is, and how hard it can be to navigate our own stalled evolutions. Because it’s been on my mind, I’ve been having conversations with friends and fellow creatives…

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