Pretty Things


Obsessed with: Justina Blakeney’s #facethefoliage

And now you’re obsessed too, right?!  Every time one of these faces made of only foliage and flowers pops up in my Instagram feed from Justina Blakeney, I get all excited.  And it seems like each new creation becomes my new favorite.  I love watching her develop these faces, each one getting more complex and […]

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Ironies

One of life’s great ironies is that we resist what makes us stronger. So true, isn’t it?  Why do we try so hard to stay in our comfort zone when just outside that bubble is something that could make us so happy or better or stronger? A silly example: I posted this picture this morning […]

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Mr. Pear by GH Yeoh

Color my Day Yesterday, during my sick day, I spent most all day in bed in and a lot of time perusing the internet, as one does.  And I found this graphic artist from China named GH Yeoh who does this series called “Mr. Pear” that I absolutely love.  And then I found that all […]

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Watercolor Your Photographs in Seconds

A few days ago, Instagram was abuzz with news of a really cool new app called Waterlogue that turns your photos into watercolor paintings in just seconds.  I have been obsessed ever since.  Here are some of my photos, all taken from my Instagram, and their watercolor counterparts. And because I’m too lazy to do collages for all […]

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Dog and Cat Doodles

Aren’t these just the sweetest little doodles of dogs?  I found this cute image on Flickr recently and it’s by Stella Baggott, an illustrator.  I just think the dogs she quickly sketched here are so darling.  They kind of remind me of the illustrations from my favorite book when I was a little kid called Go, Dog. […]

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