Get Messy 2017 Creative Team Blog Hop

This past year, I’ve had the joy and honor to be a part of the creative team for Get Messy Art Journal. I’ve had so much fun creating projects for Messians to do and hanging out with the team.¬†This is the last season for this group and we will all be rolling off of the […]

Get Messy Art Journal: Season of Color Kickoff

Season 15 in the Get Messy Art Journal Community* is the Season of Color. Get Messy Art Journal is an art journaling program that is a school, art playground, and family. We are a group of like-minded art journalers who have come together in this art form to learn, share, practice our skills, and push […]

Get Messy Art Journal: Season of Contrast

This past week finished up Season 14 in the Get Messy Art Journal Community*. Get Messy Art Journal is an art journaling program that is a school, art playground, and family. We are a group of like-minded art journalers who have come together in this art form to learn, share, practice our skills, and push […]

Get Messy Art Journal: Season of Art 101

This past week finished up Season 13 in the Get Messy Art Journal Community*. Get Messy Art Journal is an art journaling program that is a school, art playground and family. We are a group of like minded art journalers who have come together in this art form to learn, share, practice our skills, and […]

Get Messy Creative Team 2017

Remember last week when I talked about disappointment? So what I couldn’t tell you was that I had good news to share as well. It’s official as of Monday, I am part of the 2017 Creative Team for Get Messy Art Journal. What does that mean exactly? In many ways, it will be similar to […]

Get Messy x MALALA

Remember a week or so ago when I posted this and said it was part of a Secret Project?   Well the Secret Project is ready! I got the opportunity to take part in this amazing charity art journaling project that benefits the Malala Fund. Fifteen artists from around the world participated in this fantastic […]

Messy Conversations Interview

I sat down with Caylee Grey of Get Messy to talk about my art. This interview is a bit on the long side but I’ve got some funny stuff in there and a few words of wisdom. It was a heck of a lot of fun to do and I’m glad I have this video […]

I’m a Get Messian!

I’m super excited to be a part of this fun, supportive, artistic community this year! Get Messy¬†Art Journal is an art journaling program that is a school, art playground, and family. We are a group of like minded art journalers who have come together under this art form to learn, share, practice our skills and […]

Looking forward to 2019, looking back to 2018

Looking back at what went well in 2018 and what I’d like to do in 2019.

Leaving a Mark

Sometimes things take a long time to germinate. This pieces are about that process. In May 2017, I was talking with my friend Divyam and we wanted to explore using an earth tone palette since neither of us where particularly drawn to brown. I broke out all my siennas and umbers. She and I had […]

Well that was a weird month

I realized sort of all at once this past month that my whole creative life wasn’t working for me anymore. I’ve been hustling for so long that I couldn’t see that I’d drifted far, far off course. After an anxious couple of weeks, I realized I needed desperately to reprioritize and cut some things from […]

Weekly Recap: August 6-12, 2018

Monday, August 6 A couple of inchies! Tuesday, August 7 Working in a traveling journal today. Finished this shawl I’ve been working on for 3 months. Wednesday, August 8 Trying a new thing! Thursday, August 9 My first spread for Season of Seasons at Get Messy. Friday, August 10 Rest day! Saturday, August 11 A […]

Weekly Recap: July 23-29, 2018

Monday, July 23 I took the pieces of my 100 Day project and turned it into a book! Tuesday, July 24 Rest Day. Wednesday, July 25 Working on the Season of Season videos for Get Messy! One of four yarn projects I’m trying to finish! Thursday, July 26 No work today! Friday, July 27 Working […]

Weekly Recap: July 16-22, 2018.

This week was big adventure week! Loved it all!! Drove to Asheville, NC to meet up with Caylee and Lauren to do the Get Messy 2018 Summit which is where we plan for next year at Get Messy. Lauren’s mom, Jessica, and Sarah showed up for the weekend so we had a lovely art retreat […]

Weekly Recap: July 9-15, 2018

Monday, July 9 98/100: Love Stamps. Tuesday, July 10 99/100: The Seahorse. I made some journals. The red one is for me for a class I’m starting and the purple one is for a friend. Wednesday, July 11 100/100: Hearts. Wednesday marked the end of the 100 Day Project which I celebrated by donating $280 […]

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