Cross Stitch Painting

Here is a sweet idea. A quick painting using a cross stitch pattern. I started with a blank canvas and a variety of paints and brushes. I found a simple cross stitch pattern of a rose. I free handed the small design on to the canvas. I will definitely be doing this again. What a cute idea. I'd love to try it on a large scale. ...

2018 New Year Resolutions

Happy New Year! It is that time of year that a resolution or "better plan" is needed to get my creative goals back on track. I feel it necessary to at this point give some sort of laundry list of reasons why I've gotten so off track. I boil it down to our move. A year and a half ago, we moved out to a lovely old farm house. In the process of "the move," life g...