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I’m Sandy and I help people see themselves as artists and encourage them to use their God-given talents to express themselves. You were born with creativity, and I want to help you release it by providing live and virtual experiences that equip you to go out and create! [more]



National Hug Day

It's National Hug Day - so I've interrupted my plan for today so I can give out GROUP HUGS! First--a sale over at Ellen's: In the midst of the shutdown, I wanted to do something special for federal workers and contractors who are furloughed or working without pay...

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Painting round things

Worst post title ever, eh? Will anyone ever google "how to paint round things"???laughing at myself.... Sometimes I see stamp sets and a teaching idea jumps right into my brain! These two sets by Avery Elle - Stuck On You, with the cacti, and Some Bunny with the...

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Awesome Owl Card: shading map

It's been a while since I've shared any shading maps! These are quick step-by-step sketches to map out the shading...dark, mid tone, light. The little scripty background in this one was fun - to fade out the "you you you" in the background, I just lightly erased after...

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“Squeeze as much learning out of each piece of paper as you can.” —Sandy

As always, gorgeous work Sandy! I could watch you color all day. You make it look easy enough that even I could do it! Carol J.

Thank you for your cheerful and positivity woven through the video. It’s catchy and I always leave with such a smile on my face! Rosy N.

I’m SO encouraged to keep working with watercolors; thanks for reminding us that even the experts have “yikes” moments! Thanks! Gini K.

I have learned so much from you from Copic coloring to water colors. I have branched out to places I never thought that I would! Ronda

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