A Subtle Smoky Eye Look with Mary Kay®

If you hadn’t noticed, lately I’ve been really obsessed with watercolors. I just love looking at all the little squares of different color, and using my brush to create something beautiful. Mary Kay® makeup especially speaks to the artist in me ....more

DIY Confetti - Make a Beautiful Mess

If you follow me on Instagram, you've probably noticed I'm not afraid of a mess. In fact, I think that everyone should spend more time being creative (in one way or another), and that there is beauty in all kinds of messes. Andy Warhol said, "There is beauty in everything, just not everybody sees it." So when I got the opportunity to work with O-Cedar Angler...more

24 Modern and Creative Easter Eggs

As a Blogger, you are supposed to be thinking one step ahead of everyone else. Maybe you start Christmas crafts in September, so that they will be ready to post in time for your readers to have time to be inspired to make them. However, I'm not always great about thinking ahead ....more

Gold Drip Easter Eggs

I recently got some Liquid Gold for the first time. I've seen so many other projects where people have used it in the past, and I've been meaning to get some for such a long time, but I just kept forgetting about it whenever I headed to the craft store....more

A Subtle Smoky Eye Look with Mary Kay

If you hadn’t noticed, lately I’ve been really obsessed with watercolors. I just love looking at all the little squares of different color, and using my brush to create something beautiful. Mary Kay® makeup especially speaks to the artist in me. I love how their mineral eye colors come in beautiful vibrant hues. They even come separately, and you can arrange them however you choose in their magnetic compact. I also enjoy using the Mary Kay® gel eyeliner. It doesn’t have the glossy look that a lot of liquid liners do, but you can apply it with a little brush....more

Floral Watercolor Wallpaper - Free Downloads

If you follow me on Instagram, you've noticed I'm a little obsessed with watercolors lately. It's especially fun to turn some of my watercolor paintings and doodles into wallpapers for your iPhone. A few days ago I shared these bright brushstrokes wallpapers, and today I'm sharing these hand painted floral ones.These are available in three sizes: small, medium, and large ....more

Free Brushstrokes Watercolor iPhone Wallpapers

A couple of days ago I shared a little sneak peek on Instagram...more

Watercolors for Beginners: Part 3 - Simple Silhouette Art

 Catch up on this series: Part 1: Introduction Part 2: Supplies Follow me on Instagram for more watercolor ideas and inspiration ...more

Watercolors for Beginners: Basic Supplies

If you're interested in learning to paint with watercolors, figuring out which supplies you need to buy can be a little overwhelming. Remember that this whole series is from the perspective of a somewhat beginner (read part 1 here). According to how much time and money you're planning on spending, there are a variety of paints and products you can buy.1. Watercolor PaintsFirst, let me talk a little bit about watercolor paints ....more

Watercolors for Beginners - Part 1: Introduction

If you follow me on Instagram, you've probably noticed that I recently started really getting into watercolors. I got my first real set of watercolors this fall for my birthday, and I've started spending more and more time painting (and maybe a little less time blogging.) So I've decided to share a series of posts about learning to paint with watercolors. This unusually long and personal post is the first in the series ....more