I decided I needed a new creative challenge, so I made one up! I’m taking a Skillshare class every day in the month of June! It all started after I wrote this blog post on Creating Beautifully about 13 different DIY Floral projects you could try on Skillshare.

I’m going to add a new project here each day (with the exception of June 4th – that’s my anniversary!) so check back if you’d like to see what I’m up to and what classes I’m taking.

 

Day 1: June 1st 2017: Wonderful Watercolor: Learn to Paint a Peony Wreath 

My project from the class: Wonderful Watercolor: Learn to Paint a Peony Wreath

 

Day 2: June 2nd, 2017: Illustration & Inspiration: Keeping a Sketchbook

This is such a fun class from Leah Goren! In it she talks about keeping a sketchbook and then demonstrates drawing a pattern, from life, and her space. It’s 31 minutes filled with creative inspiration! I decided on a “pattern” (not sure this currently qualifies, but it’s similar to her demo where she painted cats) of mushrooms:

 

Day 2 of 30 days of Skillshare clesses. My project from Illustration & Inspiration: Keeping a Sketchbook

 

 

Day 3: June 3nd, 2017: Art Collage : Create a Beautiful Paper Rose Bouquet

Day 3 of 30 Days of Skillshare classes: Art Collage : Create a Beautiful Paper Rose Bouquet

 

Day 4: June 4th, 2017: Took the day off for my anniversary! 💖

 

Day 5: June 5th, 2017: Watercolor Magic: The Basics of Color Mixing and Color Harmony

Day 5: June 5th, 2017: Watercolor Magic: The Basics of Color Mixing and Color Harmony

 

Day 7: June 7th, 2017: Fundamentals of Portrait Photography: Using Natural Light to Create Drama

Day 7: June 7th, 2017: Fundamentals of Portrait Photography: Using Natural Light to Create Drama

 

After getting busy with work, I realized that there was pretty much NO WAY I was going yo be able to take a class a day in June. (Whoops!) But I’m going to take as many as I can. Here’s what I did today:

Day 8: June 11th, 2017: Watercolor Story: Practice the Essentials (this is from the value study portion of the class). 

Day 8: June 11th, 2017: Watercolor Story: Practice the Essentials

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