Author Archives: Melissa

About Melissa

I am an artist. I draw, I paint, I take a camera with me everywhere! I experiment with sewing and knitting. And I read a lot! I’m learning to work with my anxiety instead of against it... beginning with this blog.

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Today's adventure, we went to the temple. We had a picnic dinner in the church parking lot. Got a little drawing in. And then walked the temple grounds. #dinner #sketchbook #outdoorsketching #beepear #awesomeroommates

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Day 7??? So behind. Challenge was to draw your favorite word. I had trouble choosing one, may have to do more. #30daydrawingchallenge #sketchbook #shealynnsfaerieshoppe #beepear

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Following your advice lil bro. Everything's gone >.

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Day 6? Drawing challenge. Still working on catching up and getting into better sketching habits. Not sure if this is all that visible but after finishing the sketch in blue I decided to not add anything on top. Favorite book … Continue reading

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Today is a three days grace kind of day. #selfie #ilistentomusicatwork

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Day 5 completed on day 9? Struggling to catch up after falling behind. More frustrating is I'm struggling to draw daily. Really hoping this challenge helps me form better art habits. Anyway, day 5 challenge: draw your best friend liked … Continue reading

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Today's mission: put together a starter watercolor kit for under $20. Mission accomplished! Video in the works.

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This guy doesn't care if I'm in a bad mood. He loves me always. Even when I ask him to go lay down because I don't want to be touched. #furrynephew #sweetheart #goodboy

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Tonight's adventures included retrieving my sketchbook and getting tacos. Mmm, tacos #latedinner #sketchbook #greatstarttotheweekend

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That moment you realize you left the sketchbook you need at work. #sketchbook #artistproblems

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