It has been a busy summer/fall since the last post, so I’m going to try to catch the blog up to date! I mentioned a while back that I had made the impulsive decision to register for a local street fair, which kicked off an insane month of making as much as possible and trying… Continue reading First Craft Fair- Preparations, Flooding, and More!
Last weekend we celebrated the upcoming arrival of my best friend’s new baby girl! Her mom and grandma really went all out putting together a beautiful shower and I loved getting to make some of the decorations! I got to make invitations, chalkboard signs, and some other little things here and there. It was a… Continue reading Baby Girl Shower
So I made the crazy decision to buy a booth space at a local street fair in May. Brick Street is a long-standing art fair in Zionsville, Indiana that I honestly know very little about, but I’ve heard good things so I (rather impulsively) decided to give it a shot. This will be my very… Continue reading Preparing for Brick Street
As you may have noticed, I’m venturing into the universe of video tutorials! I plan on covering a variety of topics, so if you are interested in following along and picking up some tips and tricks, subscribe to my YouTube channel or check back here for new videos! Today’s tutorial is a companion to my… Continue reading Pointed Pen Calligraphy Basics!
As a thank you to new friends, here is a link to download my calligraphy practice workbook! laurareillycalligraphy.pagedemo.co Happy Lettering!
Have you ever worked on a project and gotten so lost in it that you looked up hours after sitting down and realized that was the first time you looked up? That’s this process for me. I first saw a picture on Instagram of someone who had done a small painting of a succulent on… Continue reading Watercolor + Wood