In case anyone is curious on my gouache process, this is how I painted this scene. I do a light wash first to get a base of where I want to place my colors, then I map out shadow values/colors and then light values/colors as I get more opaque. I make sure to keep shadows and lights separate to prevent accidental muddiness. Finally I add finishing details. #process #gouache #demo #art #pleinair #painting #travel #sketch #Orinda
Homemade Soap Recipe----Below are three homemade soap recipes to date. All three are cold process recipes, meaning the lye and water must be mixed separately from the oils, and then combined at the right temperature. To save time for those who know how to make soap, today I’ll be providing the recipes only. If you’ve never made soap, or you need a refresher, check out some of our other articles on making soap:
Proverbs 31 // I am a newbie to the Bible Journaling world, but I have already fallen in love. I wanted to start an IG separate from my private account that is overflowing with photos of my kiddos so that I could share publicly and join the amazing community I have seen. I am looking forward to drawing closer to God through this creative process...I am a believer that God must delight in art, because why else would He have created such a breathtakingly beautiful universe/Earth. He is the…
Asking me to separate my love from our friendship, like it was some easy task like splitting black from white. I could no sooner partition out my love for you from me as I could grasp oxygen from water with my bare hands.
Conversations are short but always on point. Perspectives explored, experiences applied, and conclusion are drawn; only then are words spoken. It's never one tracked, the process so it's challenging to keep up with which perspective they are following as they bounce from each one as it is challenged to logic.