Christmas Shopping In October: Daily Art Practice

Christmas Shopping In October: Daily Art Practice

  Couch Talk Here we are in the middle of October and I am astonished that the stores already have their entire Christmas department on display. I am forcing myself to ignore that section and walk-on. Usually they wait at least until Halloween is over…

A Lemon and Liszt For The Florist: Daily Art Practice

A Lemon and Liszt For The Florist: Daily Art Practice

  Couch Talk   I had a relatively productive week and I am settling into a routine. It’s almost fun to get up and start the day. I love planning my own schedule and I make a list daily and a master list weekly. 8…

The Countdown Is On! : Daily Art Practice

The Countdown Is On! : Daily Art Practice

    Couch Talk   We are on the countdown to school! Time is ticking and the days are full of preparation. Here is what I have been up to lately on the crafty side of things.   PaperArtsy Post     I am over…

Swiss Cheese In My Cookies :Daily Watercolor Practice

Swiss Cheese In My Cookies :Daily Watercolor Practice

    Couch Talk   Today is a very long post so I hope you have a hot warm cuppa something. First off, I wanted to share my new Swiss Cheese Plant. It is itty bitty but I spied it at the nursery when I…

Square Foot Cookies: Daily Watercolor Practice

Square Foot Cookies: Daily Watercolor Practice

Couch Talk   What a crazy few weeks it has been! This morning they started re-plumbing our entire house and it was not at all what I expected. We had to move most of our children’s bedrooms around so they could cut holes in all…

Ice Cream With Your Buns? : Watercolor Food Illustration

Ice Cream With Your Buns? : Watercolor Food Illustration

  Couch Talk   Are you drawn to a certain type of food? I think most people are. I have always loved Asian food. Actually, I crave Asian food, especially during my pregnancies. Growing up, wonton soup, fried rice and General Tso’s chicken were my…

It’s In The Bottle: Mixed Media Mail Art

It’s In The Bottle: Mixed Media Mail Art

    Couch Talk   I have always loved food, but I find myself thinking of it more and more. I just want to bake all the deliciousness that I see on Social Media. Photography has come a long way, as well as photo staging.…

It’s Demo With a Side of Peaches: Mixed Media Collage

It’s Demo With a Side of Peaches: Mixed Media Collage

  Couch Talk   I mentioned a few weeks ago that we were expanding our garden. Well, thanks to the beautiful weather that we have had lately, we started the demolition this past weekend.Ā  We tore everything out, transplanted the plants into pots, and started…

A Little Christmas Sparkle: On A Little Bit of Everything

A Little Christmas Sparkle: On A Little Bit of Everything

  Couch Talk   Christmas week! I can’t believe the time we have been anticipating all year is finally here. We are watching Christmas movies, baking (me-mostly eating) cookies, wrapping presents, finishing up school, trying to stay warm and finding ways to be thankful, reflective…

My Mood Spells More Sleep: Mixed Media Mail Art

My Mood Spells More Sleep: Mixed Media Mail Art

  Couch Talk   Our Thanksgiving was relaxing and I enjoyed it so much that I don’t want to get back to normal routine. But school starts tomorrow morning so I need to arrive at my son’s desk well rested and pleasant. I am hoping…