Yellow Swallowtail Butterfly Watercolor Tutorial

Yellow Swallowtail Butterfly Watercolor Tutorial

It’s time for Part 2 of our butterfly series! This second watercolor butterfly painting tutorial (that’s a mouthful!), features a beautiful yellow swallowtail butterfly. In this watercolor tutorial, I’m also going to show you one of my favorite blending techniques for creating a soft gradient in watercolor.

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How to Make Wax Seals With a Melting Spoon

How to Make Wax Seals With a Melting Spoon

While my first wax seals were created with a melting spoon (our family teaspoon, actually!), I primarily use a glue gun to create wax seals for the sake of ease and speed. But lately I’ve been favoring the melting spoon method for wax seals. Due to my recent obsession, I decided that it was time for another wax seal tutorial (don’t forget to check out my first video with some of my favorite tips)!

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Monarch Butterfly Watercolor Tutorial

Monarch Butterfly Watercolor Tutorial

Butterfly watercolor painting tutorial. Come behind the scenes with me as I paint this watercolor monarch butterfly! You can follow this step by step tutorial to creating a realistic and colorful monarch! I also included a list of all of the art supplies that you will need for this, along with specific paint colors and helpful tutorials for other elements of this technique. #watercolorbutterflies #watercolortutorial

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Loose Watercolor Peony - Watercolor Tutorial for Beginners

Loose Watercolor Peony - Watercolor Tutorial for Beginners

Join me as I paint this loose watercolor peony! While I normally paint with a more realistic style, I am excited to be able to share this looser style with you once in a while—I think it’s a wonderful way to practice and showcase different skill sets like color theory, space and depth and composition. And who doesn’t love a watercolor peony? I mean, really!

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Blushed Design | 2019 Updates

Blushed Design | 2019 Updates

What a pleasure it is to be here serving you in 2019. So much of 2017 and early 2018 left me with doubts and struggling to even be here before you as a business. With that being said, I am still learning and evolving as a mother and a business owner and am making a few changes as we step into the second quarter of 2019!

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