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Sharpie Shells Zen Time

Feeling in a funk? Draw on some shells. In a creative rut? Paint on some shells. Need a way to relax while feeling crafty? Draw or paint on some shells. Want to just zone out

SHARPIE SHELLSSo, I was able to

SHARPIE SHELLS So, I was able to totally zone out and draw today, on what might be my new favorite medium…shells.  I have a big jar full of ones I’ve found at the beach, so

Festive Shells

This is what happens when you combine sharpies, some shells, old school Christmas music, a good cup of coffee ( with or without Baileys), and about 45 minutes of unplugged zen time. I’m not sure if this is

Les Coquilles en Blanc

Sometimes impulse buys at the drugstore turn out to be a good thing. Case in point: a white sharpie. It was the perfect tool to zone out and paint on a few darker shells for a

A Scenic Diversion

I swear the unplanned, hey let’s just go to the beach outings always end up having the best surprises. Take this afternoon, for example. It was kind of overcast, about 50 degrees out. I just

This here is a giant cockle

This here is a giant cockle shell. Actually, the specific name is a Van Hyning’s Cockle ( I think. I just googled it.) I never find them, I swear they find me, and it’s usually while

I decided to take the whole

I decided to take the whole shell painting thing quite literally.  Turns out the porous and chalky looking shells absorb watercolors really well. So, I grabbed a brush, some paint, and water, then messed around with

WHEN THE NAILS, TOES, AND SHELL

WHEN THE NAILS, TOES, AND SHELL COORDINATE. So, yesterday I tried out a new kind of nail art look I’ve been eyeing. It’s where there’s no base color, so you just paint the art right

Simple Summer To Do’s

Ok, I’ve done a few summer to do lists on here, and have maybe checked off one or two items on it. The culprit? Having expectations that it’s the most amazing time of year and

Tips to Calm The Craziness

A few weeks ago, I honestly felt like my mind had an 80′s hair Rock tribute band jamming out in it 24/7. I was a bit of a nervous wreck, was all over the place