19 03, 2015

Staying True To Your Own Style

By | March 19th, 2015|colour, funtastical studios, like Dr. Seuss, my style, whimsical art|0 Comments

Maybe it's just the sunshine we have been experiencing lately, but I have been in the mood to paint. So much so that I could have easily cleared the art store out of canvas.   I have sketch book after sketch book full of ideas and paintings just waiting to happen.  This week I did [...]

14 03, 2015

A Funtastical Family Portrait Experience

By | March 14th, 2015|family fun, family portraits, funtastical studios, kids art|0 Comments

Recently we decided to make our very own family portraits.  I'm not talking about the kind that you create by using a nice camera!  Instead, we designed and made our own pictures.  Ok it may not be exactly as we look but I would say the kids and Steve did a great job and we [...]

11 03, 2015

Sneak Peak: My New Funtastical Painting Line!

By | March 11th, 2015|funtastical studios, kids art, whimsical art|0 Comments

I have been working over the past few months on some new paintings to go with The  Lucy Collection.  Many people have been asking me to do paintings for little boys, and I've been busy working on these.   Introducing The Little Nate Line!There are six paintings in all and they all come with little [...]

6 03, 2015

The Perfect Ice Cream Recipe! A Fun, Delicious, and Easy Winter Treat

By | March 6th, 2015|funtastical studios, ice cream, winter treats|0 Comments

I have never been big on eating snow.  Even as a kid it wasn't something I did.   However, I catch my kids all the time shoving snow in their mouths!  We've all heard 'don't eat the yellow snow,' but how about eating brown snow?  Even worse right?  Not exactly.The other day I took the [...]

2 03, 2015

Inspiring You And Your Kids Through the Creative Power of the Sketchbook!

By | March 2nd, 2015|art, colour, creativity, doodle art, funtatiscal studios, kids art, sketchbooks|0 Comments

I love to take time each day to draw in my sketchbook.  Except my sketches are more like whimsical doodles.  I have found that taking 15 minutes a day to doodle has really changed my creativity and helped me come into my own style.  So I wanted to pass this simple exercise onto my kids [...]

26 02, 2015

Creative Ideas For A Wonderful Winter Day With Your Kids

By | February 26th, 2015|funtatiscal studios, kids art, snow day activities, winter fun|0 Comments

I will be the first to admit that I am not a winter person!  I have to drag myself outside and usually my time outdoors in the winter is very short!  So as my kids get a little older I have been making them go outside for some fresh air and have had the joy [...]

24 02, 2015

A Five Star Adventure In Juicing

By | February 24th, 2015|funtatiscal studios, health, juicing|0 Comments

Today I felt like I had an overload of creative projects.  Normally I love spending lots of time creating, but today I just felt like a needed a wee break from it all.  I kind of felt like someone who had stuffed themselves with so much food that they couldn't eat another bite!  I have [...]

18 02, 2015

10 Inspiring Ways To Get Creativity Flowing In Your Kids

By | February 18th, 2015|art, creativity, funtatiscal studios, homeschooling, kids art|0 Comments

Sometimes you need a little inspiration and help in order to get your kids to create something new.  So today I am talking about finding creative props that can help get the creative juices flowing.  I know that many times if I just hand my children a piece of paper and a box of crayons [...]

13 02, 2015

How To Create A Funtastical Valentines Day Party For Your Kids

By | February 13th, 2015|funtatiscal studios, kids art, valentines day party|0 Comments

This year I promised my kids a Valentines party!  Not every year does this happen, but this year seemed like a good time to have one.  So the planning began, starting with a few invites, and we were on our way.So today I welcome you to our Funtastical Valentines party!  Sit back and relax as [...]

10 02, 2015

More Mixed Media!

By | February 10th, 2015|art, funtatiscal studios, mixed media|0 Comments

Lately I have been on a mixed media frenzy!  I really love it!  I think it's because I feel so much freedom in it.  There isn't that worry of messing things up because I just keep layering over until I get the look I like!  It's fun and to me it's a great way to [...]