no to dogs as fashion accessories

I love dogs even though I don’t own one and I am against having a dog as a fashion accessory or as a baby substitute. A dog is a creature who deserves to be treated as what he really is–a dog. Having a dog means you should be able to understand the...

colors of autumn

About six weeks ago, my favorite season started and I am lucky to be living in a country where the landscape just turn glorious whenever this season arrives. Austria is generally a beautiful country but for me, it is most beautiful in autumn. I cannot forget the first...

when i get those times

If you have been reading my blog, you might have noticed how much self doubt I have when it comes to my work. There are times when I feel like I am not going anywhere with it. I think it is normal to question oneself sometimes about whether or not what you are doing...

trying out different art media

Right now, I think my work is at its best when I use watercolor and ink but as a new artist, I still try out other art materials to find my voice. So far I tried using, other than watercolor and ink, colored pencil and ink and also copic markers and ink. I don’t...

my shop is now open!

My last post got me into thinking, why should I wait  to open a shop? One reason that always stopped me was because I am not yet confident in my work but being the perfectionist and control freak that I am, I probably never will. So if I want a store, I should just...