Following My Blog? Get a Hand-Sketched Postcard!

Who doesn’t like receiving snail mail these days? Some of you might remember my first posting of 2017 entitled Welcome 2017: Suds, Soap, and Snow, which offered a hand-sketched postcard to new blog subscribers: So much gratitude for those who are following along, and in 2017, I will send a hand-sketched post card to each new follower.  Simply message me…

Week 4: Ingrid Hannan

52  Faces Project A sketch in my Moleskine planner of an inspiring face , once a week, every week, in 2016. Who? Ingrid Hannan What? Friend, urban farmer at Urban Eden Farm, creative soul,  outdoor-lover, world traveler, and incredible community member.

What’s for dinner?

My dinner plate.  One of my favorite subjects to explore time and time again in my sketchbook. My partner Adam and I  have been sharing a journal to document our summer so far.  He works out of town in the woods during the week,  sketching what he sees  and he brings it back for me…

Porch-sitting sketch

It was a fine night for porch-sitting, and I was inspired to sketch. Warm breeze, chickens running around the yard, and beautiful Northwest skies.  Here’s to the simple pleasures in life. Happy Wednesday, folks.

Sketchbooking as a daily practice

“I believe in the energy of art, and through the use of that energy, the artist’s ability to transform his or her life and, by example, the lives of others.”   –Audrey Flack Want to take up something that calms your mind, connects you with your surroundings and leaves you with something tangible to show…