Thursday, December 5, 2013

Pantone Color of the Year...

Radiant Orchid love :)
The paint is still wet, but I have to post before bed. (Busy weekend coming up.)
Mixed quinacridone rose + ultramarine + a tiny dab of viridian hue green.
Painted on watercolor paper with a layer of dried gesso +
Windsor iridescent medium.
= Willow's first rendition of Radiant Orchid

Put a Heart On It!

Mailed this one earlier this week... It's my fancy background with a heart!

Saturday, November 23, 2013

Background Building

Today's project started with a swap bot deadline that turned into an all day paint play day! Woot!
New cards almost ready to post!

Thursday, November 14, 2013

Saturday, November 9, 2013


Tree fun!
Gouache & paint pens on 140lb watercolor paper :)

Monday, September 9, 2013

Ocean ATC

140 lb watercolor paper
& salt
{White accents }
Love salt for sand! Yay!

Tuesday, August 13, 2013

fairytale fun

Here are my little mermaids created just for trading :)  
One was shipped off today & one remains...
UpCycled ATC cards with watercolored little mermaids :)

Monday, July 29, 2013

Bon Voyage!

Here's the Summer Colors tip in art journal page I made today.
It set sail for Topeka, Kansas just hours ago... Bon Voyage! 
This little hedgehog set sail today too!

Sunday, June 30, 2013


I just dipped my paintbrush (full of red paint) in my fresh steamy cup of french roast coffee:(.
Lesson today: Never put your coffee cup by the rinse water...

My Summer 2013 Palette

These colors are on my palette right now :) 

Friday, June 7, 2013

love birds

Here's a work in progress... my new "search and find" bird series... Love Birds :)