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Bitty Baby Animals online mini class

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Bitty Baby Animals
Come with me on this mini class journey and learn how to create sweet Baby animals using a simple composition, colors, and style. I'll show you how to lay down color for a striking, rich background. We will layer on top with gesso to create a placeholder for our animals. We will be exploring and sketching in our journals beforehand to work on shapes and to decide what animals we want to create. the details $395 lessons - sketchbook lesson and 4 animal lessons (piglet, elephant, Bitty baby-corn and giraffe)Guest Artist Sylwia Gryczuk at @tandiartcolor choices and background worki'll talk you through each step....i'm pretty chatty in these videos (I hope you love my southern accent....lol)class begins April 10th, 2017

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Guest artist - Sylwia of +TandiArt will be creating this stunning Momma and baby Bear dream catcher!
Supply list: watercolor set - any set will do. I have used Prima tropical set for this lesson6x6 hard board panels (a quantity of 3 at …

Celebrating my 10 year ETSY-versary!!

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March marks my 10 year anniversary of selling my art. I remember, seeing that someone had this thing called an "etsy shop" over on the Art Chix studio website (a place for beautiful collage sheets). I had no idea that there was a dedicated website for everything handmade where you could sell your art. I immediately clicked on the link and it literally changed my life. I knew that I wanted to get started right away with selling my art but the thing is, I didn't know what the heck I was doing....lol (of course I didn't know that then....)

Here are some interesting facts about me and my etsy journey:

it took me 3 months before I sold a single thing on etsy.my first sale was a penguin made with oil pastelsmy third sale was from my momI didn't have a social media presence back in 2007 (was it even a thing back then?) no blog, no instagram, no FB, zilch, nada....I was a makeup artist and art student at UALR when I first began selling on line.Later in 2009, Etsy featured…