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Using Pinterest for Mood Boards

Mood Boards are a fantastic way to help inspire and bring together an idea. Similar to gathering references before you start writing a paper, it's a way to help bring together a project. Here are some reasons to create a mood board: Planning an event (i.e. a wedding, prom night, etc.) Designing a room. Planning… Continue reading Using Pinterest for Mood Boards

Art: Drawings and Beyond, Food For Thought

What’s So Great About Doing Fanart?

One of the first blog posts I wrote was what I was going to create on this blog, which was mostly fan art and crafts. And recently I had the thought, "What makes it worth doing fan art?" As a quick refresher, fan art is "artwork created by fans of a work of fiction(generally visual media… Continue reading What’s So Great About Doing Fanart?

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How Fanart is the Perfect Practice for Drawing

Hello! Happy Tuesday everyone! Are there any stories, whether they be a book, movie, video game, or board game, that you love seeing fan art of? If you've been with this blog for a bit, you might know about my love for a card game called Sentinels of the Multiverse. I've been drawing fanart for… Continue reading How Fanart is the Perfect Practice for Drawing

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Taking Baby Steps to Becoming A Minimalist

Man, I haven't talked about this subject in a while. I think it's almost been six months since I set out to complete this. Unfortunately I have not be as productive with this project as I should be. On the plus side though, I do have a few minor updates about this. Cleaning Up The… Continue reading Taking Baby Steps to Becoming A Minimalist

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WIP: Patterned Cat (Part 2)

Hello guys! I am almost done with the outline of the cat! I'm so excited that I had to share with you guys! Just a couple more sections then it's ready for some good ole coloring! I think I might try using just warm colors for this piece, since I never work with such colors.… Continue reading WIP: Patterned Cat (Part 2)

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WIP: New Pet Project

Hello! Hope everyone's having a good week so far! How are your pet projects coming along? Hopefully they're going awesomely, but if not, don't fret. I've learned that most of the time mistakes help make the project more unique and personal. 🙂 Speaking of pet projects, I haven't completed my patterned cat from last weeks work in progress… Continue reading WIP: New Pet Project

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WIP: Patterned Cat (Part 1)

I don't have much to post today. Just a quick screenshot of one of my works in progress. I'm almost done with the outline, and will hopefully start the coloring soon. Since I do all of my digital art projects with a mouse, it takes me longer than others who have an art tablet to get these… Continue reading WIP: Patterned Cat (Part 1)

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Monthly Round-Up: January 2016

Hello everyone! It's time again to look back on this past month and see what all I have been up to! We started the month off with some do-it-yourself Love Letter Tokens! These were really fun to make and really only took a couple hours to create! For the past couple of months I have… Continue reading Monthly Round-Up: January 2016

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Quick Blog Update

Hello everyone! I have recently found it harder to keep up with posting twice a week on this blog. In the past I had a hard time because of balancing my priorities. Recently though it has come to my attention that the reason I am having a hard time keeping this schedule is from the… Continue reading Quick Blog Update

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Art of the Day: Naturalist Tattoo

If you follow me on Instagram, then you probably have seen the black and white version of my latest doodle, a tattoo design based off the Naturalist. He is one of the more recent characters added to Sentinels of the Multiverse. (Bet you did not see that one coming. 😉 ) I decided to play around with… Continue reading Art of the Day: Naturalist Tattoo