50:fifty project, art, DIY, gift ideas, inspired to create

41 of 50 (the 50:fifty project)

I call this art piece “It Takes a Village” because it was a collaboration with people that love Liam. Each birthday I try to create something meaningful that he will take into his future. He is a passionate surfer and I thought surfboard art would be the way to go. I could see it decorating his room now and then his own apartment in the future…

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50:fifty project, art, inspired to create

40 of 50 (the 50:fifty project)

The pressure is on to push myself on these last ten pieces but for the moment, can I just say that I love this one? I think I am just crushing on the direction my florals have taken these past few weeks. It has a little something to do with the “painting every day” exercise – things just flow better and become more refined the more you work and flex your creative muscles. I’ve had days where I have had a million ideas and …

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