My Creative Weekend!

Painting I got a commission to paint some sceneries for a kid's play. I got grey paper on a long roll. Next, I needed a place to hang it while painting. I ended up unscrewing the handles of my bedroom closet and using the doors as the paint surface. It worked…

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My Writing Process, Step 4-5 (With Text Snippets)

I am writing a new children's story called "Gary's Noodles". I first went from the basic idea to an "outline". Here's what I did next: Step 4: First Draft When you have a rough idea where you are going with your story, you can start actually writing. Some people swear…

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Anatomy Studies

I will start school again next Monday. Until then, I decided to learn some anatomy skills. It can seem pretty technical, but learning these things step by step is already helping me a lot. I've had anatomy charts for a while, but it is quite overwhelming if you have to…

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Workshop “Woodworking with Pallets”!

A pile of pallets and some very basic tools*. Not much to work with, but still with many possibilities! I was in Uganda for 2 weeks, from Aug 25th- Sept 8th, 2018. One of the things I did there was to teach a group of "unskilled beginners" how to get…

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Caricatures at a Kid’s Festival!

Once a year, the local village has a big kid's festival for charity. They have all sorts of things for kids ages 3-12, like jumping castles, a "teddy bear clinic", karaoke, and so on. But this year, they also had me drawing caricatures! I was there with the local church…

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Painting a Giraffe!

I spent the last two afternoons in the art studio and painted my giraffe helmet. I originally thought about making it really dark brown with white markings, but I kind of like the look of the different lighter tones! It still needs some varnish and the fixtures to make it…

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