Our son started in daycare recently. Of course, as a mother this made me feel a lot of things, not least of which was a horrible, unfounded sense that I was abandoning him somehow. But he has taken to it with great gusto and absolutely LOVES it! A fact which has made it a lot easier for me to overcome my negative feelings for the whole business. That his daycarer is also a super caring and lovely…
This week’s illustration friday topic was ‘RED’ and as soon as I saw it, this piece came to mind. I’ve been trying to find a place to use it for 3 damn years. I sketched it out after a dream I had in 2011 and really liked it, but couldn’t work out what I would ever use it for. So when I saw the theme for this week I was like: ‘YES! finally!’
I won’t go into the details of the dream, because let’s…
Recently, I finally took the steps to create my own dedicated website (this post being the first on my brand new personal blog! Yay!).
I don’t know why I had never decided to do it before, but I think perhaps the fact that I was too comfortable in not knowing how to go about it, and being daunted by the idea of starting the project, was a major part of the reason. I became so good at using free…
Our son Erik just hit the four month mark recently. What better way to celebrate than by taking some time out to create some fun pictures for him to look at later in life.
I got the idea to do this from Adele Enersen who originally started doing stuff like this with her children, Mila and Vincent. Check out her site http://adeleenersen.com/main it’s awesome!!
Currently working on: ‘Garden Wedding’ invitations and wedding paper products —-> http://tinyurl.com/b7mx8ro
SOLD! ‘I Crochet’ t-shirt —> http://su.pr/2hrp6r
This is proving to be one of my most popular designs this holiday season. Looks like lots of crafty folks are getting something special under the tree!