June Turns to July | Photo Update!

My garden is growing slowly and I’m settling in. There certainly have been roadblocks but I’m not about to give up now. This is the time to finish up all loose ends in Iowa before I start a new adventure. In the meantime, I’ll be walking in the woods, catching up with friends, saying goodbye. […]

SUNDAY POST: Light

Catching up on some Sunday Posts this week :) Shadows are impossible without light. Isn’t it funny how nature is full of duality? This photo wasn’t taken or solicited by me… Surely, I would know better than to stand in front of that harsh sunlight wouldn’t I? Good thing Zach snapped this because I like […]

Final Drawing Count! Draw-A-Day-in-January 2012 [UPDATED!]

1. The Colorful Girl (inspired by Mark Crilley innocent girl drawing) 2. Cat Trio (Wasabi, Kikkoman, Trouble, abstract) 3. Halfway Filled in Girl (inspired by Mark Crilley male/female shoe tutorial) 4. Grey Cat (Kikkoman, life drawing) 5. Purple Mountain Tunnel Man (abstract/perspective study) 6. Thinking Girl Outline (inspired by Mark Crilley sitting pose, unfinished*) 7. […]

Learning to Draw a Girl Head to Toe, Thanks to Mark Crilley!

I’ve been obsessively watching YouTube how-to-draw videos by various artists but one of my favorites is Mark Crilley. Not only is he talented but he is generous and really loves and tries to please his fans. If that wasn’t enough he is funny (in a slightly goofy way) but approaches each video with enthusiasm and […]

Ghosts on a Clothesline

A new video poem by blastedgoat. Check out some photos I’ve snapped and a short poem I revised in this video. More videos coming soon!   I will also be making a big announcement in the next few days! It has something to do with next month… in a few minutes or so anyhow…