WPC - Silence
Weekly Photo Challenge

Weekly Photo Challenge – Silence

This weeks Photo Challenge, Silence, asks us to “show what silence looks like.” The haiku expresses my feelings on this part of a small, neighborhood park. I prefer walking my little dog around the park when we are pretty much the only ones there. Nothing but silence…with the occasional birds chirping, or some ground squirrels signaling danger to the other squirrels in the area.

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WPC - Weathered 1
Weekly Photo Challenge

Weekly Photo Challenge – Weathered

This weeks Photo Challenge, Weathered, has us “show us the effect of time and the elements.” Three of the photos were taken while hiking at Solstice Canyon in November of 2015. The 4th photo was seen while hiking in Cheseboro Canyon.

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WPC - Growth 2
Weekly Photo Challenge

Weekly Photo Challenge – Growth

This weeks Photo Challenge, Growth, has us “Evoke the excitement of entering a new year with a photo that shows growth.” Two of the photos are recent, while the third photo was taken while hiking at Solstice Canyon in November of 2015.

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Friday Freebie Featured Image 01-05-18
Friday Freebie

Friday Freebie – Jan 5, 2018: Distress Oxide 1

To kick off 2018 I’m starting a new post category, Friday Freebie. Every Friday I will be giving away something for free; to start it might only be textures, but as I get more into mixed media, it might be digital stencils, brushes, or even an image that you can use. I hope that you enjoy…

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Step 18 Duplicate Sentiment with Effects
Tutorial

Digital Mixed Media Experiment

I’ve been fascinated watching people on YouTube create Art Journals. Inspired by their creations, I thought I’d try my hand on a digital mixed media look. This is what I came up with as an eCard for my step-fathers birthday (I left off the last piece with his name). Follow along as I show you step-by-step how I created this image.

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Dragon - Green Stormy Texture
Tutorial

Dragon Haiku

Who this is for: Beginners or anyone who is interested in how I created this dragon image in Affinity Photo.What you’ll need: a computer or an iPad an app/software that lets you use layers – I used Affinity Photo My lo-res Stormy Textures (free until the end of the year using code END2017) or any

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