Author: Lili

More digital art

I’ve been experimenting with digital art, as you know. Digital art is so alluring. It’s low cost, overall and it doesn’t take up a lot of space. So, this is my latest. I know it’s not great, but I am a beginner. I did not have a reference. I do know that I am making […]

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More Drawing

I’ve been in an odd mood. I’ve been wanting to practice drawing, faces, for now and wanting to paint roses. Sometimes I feel there is a tug of war within me. I love bright colors, but lately have been drawn to soft watercolor style roses. Part of it might be because my mom loved roses. […]

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Drawing

I’ve been concentrating on drawing lately. I’ve been trying to draw an original character. So far, I’ve sketched her a few times. I think my proportions are still off, but I’m trying. I grabbed a few books and am slowly going through them. The one on the right I am not quite happy with, so […]

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It’s been a while

I said that I wanted to practice drawing every day. Well, that hasn’t happened. Running two businesses is time consuming. Things have slowed down a lot this month, so, I found some time to draw. I really wanted to concentrate on digital drawings, but the slowness of my old computer combined with the off brand […]

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Digital Art Progress

Digital art is coming slow. I purchased CSP. I have not had a chance to use it. Sales have been slow to non existent, unfortunately, so I’ve been concentrating on promoting, instead of art lately. I did try to start 2 new drawings, but I am not happy with them. I have to admit, I […]

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No blue for you

I seem to have a tendency of using blue a lot in my art. It just looks so pretty and relaxing! So, I decided to go to another color I love, orange! I made this. So, I’m not sure how I feel about it. It looks like a dragon rising out of the water. It […]

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Pinterest Artists Group Rules

Rules: Post 1-2 pins max per day. Pin to an appropriate section. Do not create new ones! Find something you like in the group board and pin it to an appropriate board on your Pinterest profile, every time you post. Only SFW art. If you cannot follow the rules, you will be removed. You DO […]

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Triumphant

I’ll start this off with how I had been feeling. I was seriously feeling down. Sometimes being a small business sucks. You are out on social media talking to yourself every day. No one replies, hardly any likes, so you start thinking you suck. So, you try to gather yourself up and make stuff, art […]

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Moving Away From Etsy

It’s a good idea to start moving away from Etsy at some point. If you dislike Etsy, or if you want a backup, in case Etsy is down. Ecwid This is a great free alternative. They allow you 10 items, shipping calculators and a nice looking website. They also give you a slightly different web […]

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Bleeding Purple

My latest in my, what I’m calling Rainbow series is “Bleeding Purple” My favorite color is purple. I had a request to make some art that included various shades of purple. This is attempt number four. The colors are so pretty. However, I think it would benefit from a little more light and dark, so […]

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