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The Painted Diaries August

August was all about swatching! I already have a swatch book for my paint sets and my inks. So I decided to focus on my pens. This helped me determine which ones needed their tips replaced and which ones were dried out. I also really enjoyed swatching my glitter...

The Painted Diaries July

The theme for July was a wildcard one! Do what you want, oh fun! As I am always looking to use up my stash and I was travelling, I wanted something that was easy to do. So, I embarked on a remnant collage project. Now all those tiny bits are finding a home in my...

100 Days of Vee | days 76 to 100

Finishing this project made me feel really good. I loved this one so much. Which made me realise that I don't need to do a 100 Day Project each year as I only really like two out of all the ones I did. Some food for thought there....

100 Days of Vee | days 26 to 50

I am back from my summer travels and I wanted to continue my showcase of the 100 Day Project. I did #100daysofvee, where I illustrated 100 poems by E. E. Cummings. Here is the second instalment of this series. Thank you for...

The Painted Diaries | June

June went by really fast as I was very busy with Get Messy's Season of Starting and with filming my content for the second semester of Art Witch Academy! The theme for June was mark making. Now I am not a big fan of mark making. For some reason, it just doesn't call...

My Summer Travel Supplies

I am leaving soon for six weeks. The first three will be spent in Spain and Portugal and the last three back home to Canada. I am so excited! Because there will be so much to document and so much time to do it, I want to be mindful of all that I will bring. Here is...

The Painted Diaries | May

It is mid-June already and here I am talking about May! I accidentally deleted all my photos of May's Painted Diaries so I had to find the time to re-photograph my pages. May's theme was "Inspired by ..." and we got to choose an artist that inspires us and work in...