30 Days of Art in October

Day 1 of 30 days of Art

So I have decided to join the 30 Days of Art with Traci Bunkers in October.  Basically I am committing to do art every single day in October.  I will be posting every piece to my flickr account and will blog about a few pieces.  I will try and post here but I have other stuff I need to share with you as well so I'm playing it by ear.  I commit to creating art every single day in October.  Here are my rules:
  • I'll make art every day for the month of October and post to my flickr.
  • I will dedicate at least 30 minutes to creating or finishing something.
  • I will not feel obligated to finish anything. I will only do what I am allowed.
  • I will share the mediums and tools I've used.
  • I will try a new technique once a week.

I am very excited to be on this journey.  I have never committed to doing art, although I try and do something everyday, this is my goal.  I hope you will be inspired to either make something or finish what you may already have started. Here is a list of all the participants. Check out all the artists joining Traci and myself.

Blessings my friends.

This piece I drew the face first then added antique paper to the black areas and then used blue ink on top of it. (First Picture)
I then thought it too dark and spray painted the word LOVE into her neck area. (Second Picture)
I went over board with the stamps and completely killed it.  So I took black and white gesso and made her into a Dualistic Love Goddess.  I will probably go in after it all dries and write on her hair.  We'll see.


  1. Love the idea of 30 days of art. Nice mixed media piece. I really like how you incorporated the word Love into the picture.

    1. Thank you! Appreciate the kind words. I'm still in shock I committed to 30 days! :D

    2. Congrats on taking on the challenge. It'll be exciting to see your work over the the 30 days. Love Traci Bunker and her journals.

  2. Anonymous10:48 AM

    This is fantastic. Faces, something I need to work at, I think.

  3. I love art with words in it. Im really enjoying being part of the 30 days challenge too! Great blog!

    1. thank you! I'm so excited to follow everyone and see what others are doing. Glad I joined :D

  4. I love this idea....sounds like fun as well as commiting to try your best to maintain that creative spirit alive! love it!

    1. Thank you! I'm trying. One day at a time. Thankfully my creative energy has been full force!

  5. what a great challenge! I really love to use challenges as a jump start to do something I have been thinking about doing.


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