Oh hi! I’m back – again. I figured the best way to play catch up is with a list! During my absence in this daily project I have been : Arting outside. (Perfect weather. 77 degrees. Sunny.) Playing with three very smoosh faced dogs. (Elvira and Kevin, pictured. Not pictured: Hypno.) Spending a ton of … More Artfully Wild Blog Along – Day 4: The Catch-Up
It. Has. Been. Busy. I traveled to St. Joseph Friday to get ready for my live paint show. On the way there my car started showing some problems. Okay. So it started grinding SO LOUD. Like metal shovel scraping ice loud. S t r e s s e d! I made it to town, visited … More Artfully Wild Blog Along Day 3 – The Compilation
Hello again. Slow moving today. It’s a work day, and so far I have managed to ship out some more artwork, update my Etsy shop with some new art and prints, walk in the rain, purchase a coffee and clean my studio. I also have to prepare for a live painting this weekend! I’ll be … More Artfully Wild Blog Along – Day 2 – Don’t You Like Clowns?
Today I went on a small, much needed adventure with my friend Aaron! Today’s stop on the KC Coffee Tour: Blip Roasters. This place is COOL. Also, it’s located in the West Bottoms which is already loaded with great architecture and street art. It was so nice to get out of my studio to do … More Artfully Wild Blog Along: Day 1 – KC Coffee Tour
Happy Wednesday! Let’s talk Matte Gel Transfers! This is one really fun way to create a really texture-rich art journal page — annnnnd not even have to spend a ton of time. (Unless you want to.) Here, I’m using a inkjet print out of a recent illustration that I had created in another sketchbook. I’m … More Matte Gel Transfers
Introducing … The Feels 2 : HEAL Available now in my Etsy shop.
Happy Monday!! I hope that you are well in your corner of the world. Today, I’m going to use one of my zines and repurpose it into an art journal page in my Haute Mess Journal! Being a full time artist, I don’t always have the time to dedicate to really elaborate art journal pages, … More Make Space for the Next Version of You [Bad Girls Couture]
Happy Saturday!! Today I’m working with badass mediums to create a fun mixed media painting on a mini canvas. This particular canvas measures 9″ tall x 3″ wide. It’s unique size makes for a really fun challenge! To prep the canvas I added a nice, even layer of Haute Mess Clear Gesso and let it … More Mixing Mediums with Bad Girls Couture
I’m SO PUMPED to once again be teaching in Pull Pen Paint for 2019!! There is a reason I keep coming back year after year – this class is really special. I love that it collides two of my loves – tarot, oracle and art. I LOVE the practice of strengthening my intuition via art and … More Pull Pen Paint 2019!
Hello again! Cristin here, this week I’m looking to build on my gesso project! I’m using Haute Mess acrylic paints to create a fun and funky art journal page in my Haute Mess journal! As you may remember, this is where we left off last week. To begin, I’m going to do a wash of Bad … More Slinging Paint [Bad Girls Couture]