Valentine’s Day is quickly approaching and I know it’s hard to get all the things done; so I made this quick and easy Valentine banner garland that cuts out of two 12×12 sheets of paper. I can’t stand wasting time or paper so I filled all the empty spots with cute hearts to use for… Read More
With the holidays just around the corner, it’s time to start wrapping gifts! I’m always on the lookout for cute free Cricut Print and cut Christmas gift tags, and this year I decided to make my own. I also have another gorgeous set of Free Printable Watercolor Gift tags you can find here. They all… Read More
Hanging wreaths on your windows can seem like a daunting task if you’ve never done it before. I hang them on my windows every Christmas season and I’m excited to share all my tips and tricks with you today. They are simple, easy, and tried and true! Friends and strangers alike ask the “secret” every… Read More
Some of the best brushes for watercolor can still be budget friendly, and what is what you will find in this post. I paint most things with a round size 4 Cotman or Princeton brush. I also love their liners for fine details; and have recently started using the FW markers with watercolors or inks… Read More
Being professional illustrators and parents to 4 small children, we have some major opinions on art supplies. I believe it’s important to buy quality supplies, and to keep them edited so they don’t become a hot mess. I also think that kids create more work for a longer time when they have less supplies. Here… Read More
It’s the time of year when I start taking stock of all my Christmas gift wrapping supplies and tags. This year, I decided to make some Free Printable Watercolor Christmas Gift Tags as my gift to you! Free Christmas gift tags are something I run out of pretty fast, so this file is optimized to… Read More
Best Watercolor supplies for Christmas gifts The holiday season is here so here are my top 10 best watercolor supplies for Christmas gifts. These are all items I use every day in my career as an illustrator and surface designer. If you know me, you know I’m an art supply hoarder and I love nothing… Read More
All about Gouache The time has come to tell you all about Gouache. I’ve included everything you need to know in this blog post, including what’s the difference between gouache and watercolor, what paper to use with gouache, how do you pronounce gouache, acryla gouache vs. traditional gouache, and much much more!