heart & soul spill – art

Gone are the days when art conveyed a crisp image of the perfect stick figure, with straight lines and a plump, round head. Now every cloud, every scrap of discarded paper and pencils too short to use are all masterpieces to eyes tired of a bleak image, that the world radiates, facilitated by greed and…

Me and Music

I was tagged for this incredible tag created by Sophie @ Me and Ink by Kaelyn @ Kaelyn’s Life. Thank you so much, Kaelyn! Rules: (1) Link back to original (Sophie @ Me and Ink) so she can see your answers and listen to the tunes.(2) For every prompt you choose to do, name 1-5 songs (you can…

The Puppet Heart

Darkness cannot drive out darkness: only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate: only love can do that.― Martin Luther King Jr., A Testament of Hope: The Essential Writings and Speeches He found her on the roadside, many thoughts ago. Like a flower frozen in spring was she, with blond ringlets and stark blue eyes….

A Study in Hand Lettering

The Best View Some people tend to categorise this as faux (meaning fake) calligraphy because calligraphy effects are added manually rather than from using tools. But this is actually more hand lettering than calligraphy. According to Lettering Daily, “Hand lettering focuses on drawing and illustrating the letters. Calligraphy, on the other hand, is the art…

Inktober 2020 | Week 2

Wow, I can’t believe it’s the second week already. You’d think that with me being caught off guard by the flight of time EVERY.SINGLE.TIME, I’d have at least gotten accustomed to it. But, no. Before we begin, make sure you go and wish Srisha @ Sky and Soil a very happy birthday!! She’s an amazing…

Inktober 2020 | Week 1

We’re done with week 1, already?! If my life always went at this pace, I’d be an 80 year old grandma now. Why is everything happening so fast? Anyway, here are the Inktober drawings from October 1 – October 9 (today). Inktober is basically a month long event held in October every year where the…

Inktober 2020 | #1 and #2

I read about this last year and was reminded of it again this year when I read about it on Bea’s blog @ HyperbolB. She is an amazing artist and it is always a pleasure to go through her works! It’s basically a month-long event where you have to post something you drew in ink…