Scared? No? Yeah, I didn't think so. There is nothing scarier than being told something is wrong when it comes to your health, is there? Now, that is scary. I have been on that roller coaster for the last three months (many posts were written, edited and scheduled ahead of time). Going to all the follow-up … Continue reading Boo!
While drawing illustrations, also am learning to use acrylics. Like anything new, to become familiar with a skill, some study and practice time has to be squeezed in. (Youtube is a plethora of sources of information on this subject as well.) While it would be nice to go to a paint class, (if one fits … Continue reading Acrylic Paints
99 cents for Snowball http://www.tinyurl.com/JulieKolbSnowball Please, thank you! Please share, thank you! Please review, thank you! Thank You! thanks Amazon for finally giving me a sale!
There was a post that was supposed to go live today, that has been pulled. It is being entered in a writing contest. One of my goals for 2017 is to start submitting my work for contests and publications . . . well there is no time like the present. Starting off the year off … Continue reading Merry Christmas
Norfolk Botanical Gardens I went to their Spring 2016 event Lantern Asia. It was beautiful! From March to April the garden at night were light with enchanting lanterns. Let me share with you –
Instead of working on book illustrations at the end of 2015, I worked on a theme illustration for 2016. In the middle of 2015, I chose a meme about determination. It became my focus for the last half of the year. It was motivation and a visual reminder of what my focus was when things … Continue reading Possibility
If you can't make the Marion Mall Saturday December 12th from 10am- 2pm You have one more chance to see me -
This is in response to a post by Chuck Wendig on his Terrible Minds blog. He requested a thousand word of a work in progress. Well, this isn't even a thousand, and it isn't very good. Why post it? To make myself start working on it. Oh! There she is! Hunter held his hand … Continue reading Work In Progress
My big lesson for the year has not just learning to accept myself in a deeper sense, but accept that others may or may not be able or even want to accept me. Those are are pretty big lessons. I think I have relearned them several times over now. Each time at a deeper level … Continue reading Acceptance
Figuring out how to illustrate the story and then practicing drawing that illustration until it is just right is a learning process. It has been hard to figure out when and what can be done. My husband keeps telling me to stop over scheduling. (He knows me so well.) His advice has been to … Continue reading Unknown Territory