I am in love with desert plants. I love drawing them, painting them, sewing them….and aside from the thorns they are pretty easy to take care of. Very forgiving, for someone forgetful like myself, they don’t die on me if I forget to water them. Actually I don’t water them. I like turning my photos… Read More The desert in black and white
Ever since Art-o-mat accepted my submission I’ve been trying to go through ideas about the little cactus paintings. After all I have to create 50 different ones. Luckily when I recently attended one of Alisa Burke’s workshops in Seaside, Oregon I learned that a journal is a perfect place to work through some of those… Read More A peek in my journal
I’ve been doodling heart cacti in Paper53 for some time. I really want to print them on something large, like a pillow case, but they are not the right size. They are too small. So I have been trying to learn Illustrator. Any program that has too many options, too many functions, too many buttons… Read More Heart cacti
I recently learned needlefelting, and as with all newly learned skills I like to take my time to practice and get comfortable with the technique. I ended up making a little cactus garden in the process.