I ended up spending all afternoon working on the octopus artwork I posted about yesterday, and I’m so pleased with how it turned out! I couldn’t decide which looked better, so I ended up with two different colored versions of the design. I really love the red line art, but I’m thinking I’ll probably use the one … More Completed octopus illustration
Since I spent most of this month working at my temporary job, I hadn’t had time to work on any of my illustration projects until just recently. I’ve been itching to get back to my drawing tablet for a while now, so doodling some ocean-dwelling invertebrates was a perfect exercise! I’ve been meaning to redesign my business cards to … More Sea creature doodles
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After just over two weeks of some of the toughest physical work I’ve ever done, my time with being a part of a theater crew has officially come to an end! Much like my first week – not to mention the week after that – my last few days were long and busy, and invariably ended with … More Last week of work
I didn’t think it was possible, but after a few setbacks at work, this week ended up being even busier than the last! A week ago, I barely had enough time to write about painting a drop for the musical South Pacific. This week, the other painters and I finished and rolled up three drops… … More Second week of work
Don’t forget, the Father’s Day sale at my Etsy store will be over in less than a week! You still have some time to order a cross stitch or download a pattern at a discounted price, but keep in mind that items can take two or three days to ship after payment has cleared. Click here to … More Father’s Day sale ending soon!
My new job has had me even busier than I thought I would be… so busy, I barely had time to take photos and write this post! All week, I’ve been working with a bunch of artists, builders, and welders to help create set pieces for a modern iteration of the musical South Pacific. My … More First week of work
Hey everyone! In honor of reaching one hundred posts here on Katy Blogs Things, I thought it would be fun to start writing monthly posts about some of the things that interest and inspire me, as a way of sharing a little more about myself here on my blog. I’ll still be posting my artwork and crafts projects, … More Muse of the Month: Atlas Obscura
I’d been so busy for the past week that I almost neglected to share some very exciting news: I finally saved up enough to buy my very own DSLR camera! Since I’ve been freelancing for over a year now and haven’t had the luxury of a steady income, reaching this goal was a very big … More Sunsets through a new lens
It’s officially June, which means Father’s Day is only a few weeks away! From now until midnight on June 19th, you can get a “World’s Okayest Dad” cross stitch for 15% off, or, if you’re the do-it-yourself type, you can download my “The Good, the Dad and the Ugly” pattern for 25% off. What dad wouldn’t like … More Father’s Day Etsy sale!