Sharing a summary of this week’s #inktober posts. Hope you’re enjoying them. By the way if you’re joining #inktober, I’d love to hear from you. What have you been drawing, and where can I find your posts? Leave a comment or two below. And I’d love for you to sign up to my newsletter.
I had been mulling over a re-design of my website for months, and decided that #inktober would be the best time to launch it. So here it is – a rejuvenated mayacalica.com that’s bursting with lots of new drawings, projects, blog posts and an online store! Yup, I’m kicking off my little shop with cool […]
Have you ever looked at someone’s artwork and said, “I’d love to do that, but I don’t have the time!” Well, how would you like to find the time to get creative? All you need: a stopwatch that lets you measure 10-minute blocks (I used my Fitbit Timer). Any un-lined notebook (my cute one is a $3.50 […]
I bought this ancient coffee grinder from my friend Apol, who lived in the South of France at the time. I love it. Although I can’t use it to grind coffee beans, it sits above our kitchen and reminds me of one of the things I love: coffee. I love everything about coffee. How it smells, […]
I drew and stitched this artwork to go on a mantle above our kitchen. I freestyle sketched the four cups on unbleached canvas, then inked in the pencil with my Pentel fabric pen. After heat treating it with an iron (make sure to cover your artwork with a clean fabric), I embellished it with colourful […]