A day at the Color Factory pop-up

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August 31, 2017 / By / / Post a Comment
My 3-year-old son and I were lucky enough to visit the pop-up interactive art experience at the Color Factory earlier this week. We had a really great time. And as you can see, my darling boy is rather obsessed with his newest costume acquisition – spaceman! Which turned out to be the perfect outfit for […]

ART CLASS DAY 22: SCREENPRINTING AT WORKSHOPSF

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May 29, 2017 / By / Post a Comment
I adore WorkshopSF. It’s gritty and affordable. They always have fun classes and great instructors. It’s an easy way to learn a new DIY/Crafty skill and they also have beer. WHAT COULD BE BETTER? So, when I saw the screenprinting intro class, I knew I had to jump on it. I’d done a little bit […]

ART CLASS DAY 21: SKILLSHARE WATERBRUSH (ONLINE)

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April 6, 2017 / By / Post a Comment
Another online class review for Waterbrush Lettering Essentials over on creative education site skillshare. The instructor is Teela Cunningham of the artsy/lifestyle blog every-tuesday.com – which has a ton of lettering freebies and tutorials. In preparation for the class, I picked up a few different water brushes, which are now the only thing I like […]

ART CLASS DAY 20: PAINTING WITH ACRYLIC PENS

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March 26, 2017 / By / / Post a Comment
Finally got to take an art class with my super-artsy husband! He’s a way better painter than I am and I think the class was fun for him as well. We signed up for Root Division‘s one-night class Alternative Painting: Acrylic Pens and Gloss Gels, swinging by the art supply store on the way to […]

ART CLASS DAY 19: BRIT & CO CALLIGRAPHY

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January 29, 2017 / By / / Post a Comment
Like many of us crafty types, I’m obsessed with the design aesthetic of Brit+Co, so when they opened up a retail shop in their offices in downtown San Francisco a few years back, I had to sign up to take a few classes as part of my 30 days of art class challenge. The first […]