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{Shop} To Sleep Perchance To Dream

Hey Guys! I’m baaaaaack! I spent all of yesterday creating tax spreadsheets like a mad woman and while I’m happy that it’s done I was bummed I couldn’t get any actual sewing or drawing in on my first day back at…
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{Calendar} January 2016

Have you notice the snow falling on my blog….wait for it…wait for it? Isn’t it cute! Just so happens to fit with next month’s calendar, too! The first calendar page for 2016! Hope you like it! You can download here to…
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{Shop} $10 mugs with free shipping!

Hey guys!! Just popping in from my cell phone (so if this post looks weird, you know why!) to tell you that all mugs in my Society6 store are $5 off today with free worldwide shipping! That means you can…
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{Dear Diary} I Do What I Want

Just a little reminder to myself to keep doing things the way *I* want and not get caught up in the noise of it all! Success is totally subjective, right? As an aside…it’s been 9 months since I started Arrow…
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{Recipe} Kid Friendly Gingerbread Cookie

Wow, it’s been awhile since I posted an actual recipe! This is my absolute favorite holiday cookie recipe…it has plenty of gingerbread flavor without being too spicy for the kiddos and the cookie itself is sweet enough that you only…
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{Shop} Now available on Society6!

I’m in the process of uploading some of my designs and prints to Society6. If you have never heard of them you should really go check them out! They allow artists to upload designs for all kinds of products…Art prints,…
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{Sketchbook} Illustrated Ladies

I had a conversation the other night with my husband about what makes an illustration an illustration. I had read an article earlier that day in which someone was explaining that fine art is about refining your technique and illustration…
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{Sketchbook} Sick Day

I woke up to  my 5 year old clawing in the closet…poor guy was having a bad dream and after he crawled back into bed I could tell he was feverish too. Apparently he was dreaming that he was caught…
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{Tutorial} Halloween Ghost Cupcakes

Need a last minute cheap and easy Halloween treat to hand out or decorate your party? This little craft activity has been around forever (I even did it with my own Mother as a kid!) and as is a great…
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{WIP} Half Square Triangle String Quilt

I decided to play with some bright and pretty fabrics today because a) it is dark and stormy in Seattle this morning b) I had a not so fun interaction with one of my kiddos this morning right before the…
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{Dear Diary} Nurturing My Guts

I’m home today with a sick kid so I thought I’d do a little writing for a change of pace. Even though writing definitely isn’t one of my strong suits (you’ll forgive me won’t you?), when I created this space…
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{Beauty} Benetint Cheek and Lip Stain

For our next installment of can’t-live-without beauty products we have this cute little lip and cheek stain. First of all let’s talk blush, people. Because I have such dark circles under my eyes blush is a must for drawing attention…
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{Sketchbook} 10.21.2015

There is something so indulgent about taking part of your day to sit down and draw. Today as my husband was leaving for work he asked me “So what’s on the schedule for today?” I thought for a minute about…
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{Tutorial} Greeting Card Stamp

What ever happened to good old snail mail? It’s always so fun to see a little hand written envelope peaking out from the stack of bills when you open your mailbox, isn’t it? I wanted to make a little “just…
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