Try Drawing/Painting Tools

Try Drawing/Painting Tools

I just completed the Inktober 2018 Challenge. Here I decided to take the time to share with you the tools I used to produce the drawings of my Inktober Galery Sketchbook My sketchbook is very simple, of the style of those presented below. As the paper is thin, be careful with the markers that stain… Continue Reading Try Drawing/Painting Tools

Retro Gaming 2D/3D Pixel Art Perls Fun

Retro Gaming 2D/3D Pixel Art Perls Fun

Although the title seems like a bunch of words thrown together randomly, I swear this post is about them all! We are indeed building 2D and 3D perl art with retro gaming pixellated designs! Perls Pixel Art Material You will need: plastic perls a perl board an iron and ironing paper. 2D Design Our first… Continue Reading Retro Gaming 2D/3D Pixel Art Perls Fun

Whale Watching

Whale Watching

During my summer vacation, I went whale watching for the first time. Driving only 3 hours from home, it is possible to embark on a small boat for a cruise to observe these fascinating mammals closer. Our Cruise The Boat The company with which we booked operates a very comfortable boat with window panes all… Continue Reading Whale Watching

Put On Your Thinking Cat (pun intended)

Put On Your Thinking Cat (pun intended)

I know that the passion of puns is not unanimous, but what can I do, I love puns. I think they are a reflection of a creative and intelligent mind, although one that does not take itself too seriously. Today I propose to dig your brain to invent puns. It’s a perfect activity to pass… Continue Reading Put On Your Thinking Cat (pun intended)

Once Upon a Time at the Library

Once Upon a Time at the Library

Over the past year, I have tried to broaden my reading horizons to discover a variety of new topics. Of course, there is the internet, but it is too easy to lose focus and end up watching comic animal videos, which are entertaining, but uneducational. My favorite place is thus the library. Plus, it’s free!… Continue Reading Once Upon a Time at the Library

Kumihimo Braiding

Kumihimo Braiding

Kumihi-what? Kumihimo is Japanese for “gathered threads”  I discover this term for nicely braided bracelets while looking at a bracelet crafting book I borrowed at the library. I started doing one bracelet for my daughter and one more, for my son, and another pattern, and … And I ended up braiding half a dozen. After… Continue Reading Kumihimo Braiding

Exotic Cooking Class

Exotic Cooking Class

While traveling, try a cooking class to learn how to prepare local meals. You will get the chance to learn about the culinary culture and have a good time. I have taken 3 different cooking classes so far. Each one was fun, but very different. My Experiences Lisbon, Portugal This is the first cooking class… Continue Reading Exotic Cooking Class

Painting Like Banksy

Painting Like Banksy

Painting and Prosecco PopUp Painting is a good way to spend a nice evening, drink Prosecco and learn painting, all at the same time! I enjoyed one of their activities a few weeks ago when I was in London. The proposed painting for the workshop was an interpretation of Banksy’s Flying Balloon Girl. #popuppainting They welcomed… Continue Reading Painting Like Banksy