Snow Day Shoveling :Daily Art Practice

Snow Day Shoveling :Daily Art Practice

  Couch Talk   We just had another snowfall but we didn’t get nearly as much as the predicted 8-12 inches. Instead, we got around 5 inches. Thankfully, the children already had off for Martin Luther King Day so it wasn’t a wasted snow day.…

Who Loves Kimchi? I Do! : Daily Art Practice

Who Loves Kimchi? I Do! : Daily Art Practice

    Couch Talk   Things are starting to return to normal now that the holidays are over and everyone is healthy again. I am working on building up my immune system by improving my gut health after several rounds of antibiotics for a dry…

Where Did The Holidays Go?: Daily Art Practice

Where Did The Holidays Go?: Daily Art Practice

Couch Talk   I made several of these charcuterie boards over the course of a month. They are easy to put together, clean up and they give the family a fun variety of foods. Can you believe that the holidays are over? Today I took…

Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas: Daily Art Practice

Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas: Daily Art Practice

Couch Talk   I am going to keep this rather brief today. Our home has been dealing with sickness. A week and a half ago, it was my daughter and son that were sick with a stomach virus. We even made an impromptu trip to…

Chocolate Peppermint Santa : Daily Art Practice

Chocolate Peppermint Santa : Daily Art Practice

      Couch Talk   It is hard to believe that it is Christmas time again. I am finally ready to decorate as we just bought our fresh Christmas tree this past weekend. The past few years I have purged most of my Christmas…

A Few Shopfront Favorites: Daily Art Practice

A Few Shopfront Favorites: Daily Art Practice

    Couch Talk   I completed my daughter’s ‘London Bobby’ dress after several months of it sitting on the dress form. I had to add width to the back of the bodice and the thought of picking out all those stitches had me procrastinating.…

I’m A Tea Totaling Bunny: Daily Art Practice

I’m A Tea Totaling Bunny: Daily Art Practice

  StencilGirl Column     My column is up over at the StencilGirl blog today. You can see the process and the whole project using stencils HERE.     Daily Art Practice     I worked through one class this week, Blending Entities by Kimberli…

Let Us Eat Cake: Daily Art Practice

Let Us Eat Cake: Daily Art Practice

  Couch Talk   This past week was unusual. It started off with my daughter giving herself a manicure and pedicure with a ball-point pen, of all things. Upon further inspection, I found that she also drew on the entire underside of her feet. It…

Drizzle Me With Honey :Daily Art Practice

Drizzle Me With Honey :Daily Art Practice

    Couch Talk   Not much happened this week. My daughter was sick and that kept her home for most of the week. Aside from spending time with her, I didn’t do much else. We had a lot of wonderful snuggles and reading time…

The Gettysburg Story : Watercolor Travel Journal

The Gettysburg Story : Watercolor Travel Journal

Couch Talk   It is way past due, but I decided to share what is completed of my Gettysburg Journal from our anniversary trip in September. It is always a good time when we get away together without the children but we both agreed that…