There is only one you…

Before I devoted most of my time developing art lessons, I was a writer. I wrote everyday, playing with words... View Article


Blog Anniversary & the Business Side of Blogging

Have you ever wondered what goes into running a creative business? If you are anything like me, you have questions. This series... View Article


Archiving Childhood Artwork

Any artwork that I did in elementary school art class is long gone. I remember a few projects very well,... View Article


Studio updates

I’m taking a break from posting another art lesson (don’t worry, I have lots in the pipeline) to update you... View Article


On embracing change…

Blogs often act as a personal journal for the blog author. When I started blogging in 2008, I did it... View Article


Art Books for Children

A summer day without any specific plans turned into a delightful stroll along Santa Barbara’s State Street with my daughter,... View Article


5 Reasons to Attend a Blog Conference

                                  I returned home... View Article


Visiting New York City

After 5 years of planning, I took my only daughter to New York City to celebrate her 13th birthday. It... View Article


Turn your child’s artwork into gift tags

Do you have your children’s precious artwork stored in bins and folders? If they are holiday related, you’re in luck!... View Article