Because it is a form of self-expression, I believe that every act of creation is also an act of self-love. I can’t think of anything more basic and beautiful than our human desire to create, to make something out of nothing, or change something old into something new. Whether we’re playing music, writing a book,…

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Every year during the month of December, I offer free holiday coloring pages. (Click the images to see bigger versions.) This year, I’m creating new illustrations each week, so check back every few days to see what’s been added. Happy holidays, everybody, whatever you celebrate at this time of year. xo

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Hello Friends! I’m super excited to launch my latest online course, Whimsical Watercolor Lettering.  I had only a vague idea of what I was getting into when I sat down to create this one, but what a wonderful experience it’s been! This 13-video class is truly a labor of love, and it combines three of…

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Advice from the infinitely quotable Cokie Roberts to young journalists (and the rest of us too). xo Follow me on Instagram to see my latest creations.

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I had SO MUCH fun participating in Inktober this year. For anyone unfamiliar, Inktober is “a month long art challenge created by artist Jake Parker that is focused on improving skill and developing positive drawing habits. Every day for the month of October anyone participating in the Inktober challenge creates an ink drawing and posts it…

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