My wonderful sister-in-law is running a creature themed blog series throughout the month of October for Halloween. Of course, I had to participate and decided to do a write-up on one of my favorite groups of creatures- The Furies! Click here to check it out! Or hop on over to Melanie's blog to check out the … Continue reading Furious
Only 13 more days until Halloween! Halloween is one of my favorite times of year. The costumes, the candy, all the fun and scariness... What's not to love? Over the years, my husband and I have compiled a pretty extensive collection of holiday themed movies, many of which are Halloween inspired. And each year, we … Continue reading Movies for the 13 Days of Halloween
The weather has been a little messed up lately with all of the hurricanes and that strange warm week in September, so the fall colors have been oddly timed. Despite this, I did manage to get a few fun pictures of the changing foliage 🙂 Enjoy!
Another Inktober post! Today's theme is SCREECH! I wanted to do some practice with facial expressions and horns, so this is what I came up with. Prismacolor pens and water-soluble marker wash on mixed-media paper Happy Drawing!
Wow... It's been a little while since I've done a writing update, so I might be a bit overdue (I'm pretty sure my last one was posted in June... oops). But you know how that goes. Life gets busy with things like work and family, and writing gets shoved off to the side. October isn't … Continue reading Writing Update- Hitting the Query Trenches
It's time for an Inktober post- Yay! Today's theme is POISON. My inspiration for this particular piece is from Alice in Wonderland 🙂 In case you're wondering how to copy this effect, I created the background by wetting the paper and using regular crayola markers to create a wash. Prismacolor pens on mixed media paper. … Continue reading Inktober- Poison
It's the first day of October! October means creepy preparations for Halloween, designing costumes, writing spooky stories, and curling up in front of the fire with a cozy novel and a hot mug of coffee. It also means the beginning of INKTOBER! Inktober is an awesome Halloween-themed art initiative. The goal: to create a work … Continue reading Inktober 2017!