Inspiration

INSPIRATION :: Watercolor Illustrations

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September in Vail by Maia Chavez Larkin of The Voyagers

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

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“Courage, dear heart” print via the Graceland Shoppe

Oliver Jeffers Fish

Fish illustration via Oliver Jeffers

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Caravan by Vikky Chu

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

A few pretties for your midweek enjoyment. <3

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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: