INSPIRATION :: Watercolor Illustrations


September in Vail by Maia Chavez Larkin of The Voyagers


Excerpt from the book “Colors and Characters of China” by Loretta Roberts

“Courage, dear heart” print via the Graceland Shoppe

Oliver Jeffers Fish

Fish illustration via Oliver Jeffers

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Caravan by Vikky Chu

“For this child I prayed…” via the Gracelaced Shoppe

A few pretties for your midweek enjoyment. <3

Christmas, Inspiration

CHRISTMAS :: “Naptime Diaries” Advent + Print Collection

Are you familiar with Naptime Diaries? They have the neatest art! And this year they have a GORGEOUS Advent collection. I mean, it’s really something — prints, calendar, devotional.

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And here are a few of my favorite prints from the latest collection —

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Do not be afraid / I bring you good news of great joy that will be for all people.”

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The Lord is my light and my salvation, whom shall I fear? The Lord is the stronghold of my life, of whom shall I be afraid?

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Sorrow and sighing shall flee away.”

So full of hope and GREAT JOY, isn’t it? View more here.

Monday's Pretty Things

MONDAY’S PRETTY THINGS :: Prints and Posters

After a three-month hiatus, I’m bringing back the Monday’s Pretty Things series! Here are a few bright and colorful prints that have made me smile recently.
Coffee with My Owl - Helen Dardik - helendardik on etsy
“Coffee with my Owl” giclee print, via Helen Dardik on Etsy

1965 vintage children's book illustration - Noah's Ark
Scans from the 1965 book Noah’s Ark by Miche Wynants, via My Vintage Book Collection (in Blog Form).

Helsinki poster - Human Empire Artist Series - Blanca Gómez
Helsinki poster, via the Blanca Gómez/Human Empire Artist Series

Lumadessa Giraffe Portrait by Josh Brill
Giraffe Portrait, via Josh Brill/Lumadessa

Have you discovered any artwork lately that brightened your day? Let me know in the comments!

P.S. You might also enjoy these previous editions of Monday’s Pretty Things: