Beast of the Week Number Seven

Beast of the Week Number Seven

A customer asked for a card to welcome a new baby last year. It surprises me when completed designs immediately pop into my mind and I just need to sit down and draw them. I don’t know how or why it happens, but it’s pretty great when it does. Card available here: Hello Baby! Greeting… Continue Reading

Making Nocino

Making Nocino

Last July, my friend Kate of Snowflake Kitchen, put a call out to us locals about her abundance of green walnuts from the tree on her property. She had plans to make Nocino and thought we may want to give it a try. Yes, please! I was in her neighborhood when she wasn’t home, so… Continue Reading

Beast of the Week Number Two

Beast of the Week Number Two

My pick for second beast of the week is this little guy. He’s significant and not just for how much love Chihuahua owners have for these tiny powerhouses. This drawing let me know that I could draw with expression and a tiny bit of skill. A breakthrough for a late bloomer artist… Continue Reading

Beast of the Week Number One

Beast of the Week Number One

My first Best of the Week for this year-long challenge is a Bergamasco. My friend, Jeanine, has four Bergamascos (see them here). Jeanine is the creator of Solstice Handcrafted, as well as two other businesses, and is heavily involved in the Bergamasco community. She asked me to draw this breed last year and it was… Continue Reading

For the Beasts in your Bungalow

For the Beasts in your Bungalow

RiverDog Prints has been moving in a new direction for the past year. In 2016, I will continue to make more goods for every room in your house from my home studio, as well as Hello! Artisan Shop and Studio. I like the idea that we are all beasts in some way and I’m going… Continue Reading