Friday Art Feature – Sarah Aiston

Happy Friday to all of you lovely readers.   This week’s Featured Artist is  Sarah Aiston Artist Sarah Aiston When did you decide you wanted to be an artist?  Are you self taught or did you take art at school?  I was creative from a young age, I would spend hours drawing and making things. […]

Crudoodle – Free Digital Stamp, Flora Colored Version

This week’s Free Crudoodle Digital Stamp is a colored version of Flora.  I colored Flora today to use in a badge that I have created for the artists who have been featured in my Friday Art Feature. Flora, free Crudoodle Digital Stamp used in  “I was a featured artist  at Cruzines” badge. I thought Flora […]

New Art – Ice Cream Inspirations, Wild ‘n Reckless Sherbet

Making the deadline for the fourth week of Twinkle Twinkle’s Summer of Color Two by the skin of my teeth.  It’s been a busy few days around here. This week’s flavor was Wild’n Reckless Sherbet, full of bright blues, greens and hot fruit punch pink. Wild ‘n Reckless Sherbet The wild took over in my […]

Friday Art Feature – Teal Newcomb

Hi everyone!  How’s your summer treating you so far?  I hope it’s a lovely one. This week’s Featured Artist is Teal Newcomb I’m intrigued by the name of your website, Metal Kirin Illustration.  Where did the name come from?The name is meant to symbolise something like contrasting duality, Metal = modernity and industry, and Kirin […]

Artists Card & Tag Tuesdays – Christmas in July

Welcome to Artists Card and Tag Tuesdays. Artists Card and Tag Tuesdays is not longer running.  Thanks! July’s Theme is Christmas in July This week’s Inspiration is “Walking In A Winter Wonderland” Create an Art Tag or Art Card using the lyrics of Winter Wonderland for inspiration.  Then link your creation up below…. way below […]

It’s Cold Outside…, I wish! New Art

The hot weather over the past two weeks had me hiding inside trying to stay cool.  It might have inspired other artists to create beautiful beach scenes or girls in summery dresses or bathing suits.  You would expect that it most likely would.  Not me.  For some strange reason, I ventured into this winter coat […]

Friday Art Feature – Marianne Mathiasen

This has been a hot and steamy week weather wise.  I hope if you’re having the same, you’re staying nice and cool. This week’s Featured artist is Marianne Mathiasen Artist, Marianne Mathiasen How and why did you become a fantasy artist?I have always loved fantasy art. As a child I loved fairy tales, and I […]

Crudoodle – The Girl With The Big Hat Digital Stamp

This week’s free Crudoodle Digital Stamp is The Girl With The Big Hat.   This girl is ready for all the hot sunny days of summer with her wide brimmed hat to keep her shaded and cool. The Girl With The Big Hat, Crudoodle Digital Stamp by Tori Beveridge To save The Girl With The […]

Friday Art Feature – Melissa Beveridge

This is getting squeezed in on the cusp of Friday/Saturday.  Due to unforseen circumstances, I had to change plans for this week’s Featured Artist, so we are featuring art of a different sort this week. This week’s Featured Artist is  Melissa Beveridge Melissa is a talented singer, actress and set designer, and, yes, she is […]

New Art – Mint Chocolate Chip Inspirations

Once again, I’ve done a quick art piece for Twinkle Twinkle’s Summer of Color 2, Ice Cream Inspirations. This week’s flavor was Mint Chocolate Chip, one of my favorite ice cream flavors. Of course I had to do another fairy using the minty green and chocolaty colors found in our inspiration. I call this Lost […]

Friday Art Feature – Kristin Palmer

Happy first Friday of Summer!   This week’s Featured Artist is Kristin Palmer Artist Kristin Palmer You are a self taught artist. What motivated you to begin painting and how did you teach yourself? I’ve been drawing and painting ever since I could hold a pencil, so art comes naturally to me. I knew ever […]

Art – Rainbow Sherbet Inspirations

I did two quick little art pieces inspired by, and for, Twinkle Twinkle’s Summer of Color 2, Ice Cream Inspirations. This sounded like so much fun, when I stumbled across it, mainly because I LOVE ice cream.  Getting a chance to create art based upon the colors of delicious ice cream flavors was something I […]