In this Wonder Wednesday 106 step-by-step project, we're going to focus on the shapes of the negative space in-between the elements of our subject to help us draw proportionally and paint color relationships. Click to grow your nature journaling techniques with Wings, Worms, and Wonder today!

Wonder Wednesday 106: The Positive Side of Drawing Negative Space

Happy Wonder Wednesday 106! Who says focusing on the negative can’t be positive? Not in the case of drawing and painting anyway! In this Wonder Wednesday draw & paint along project, we’re going to focus on the shapes of the negative space in-between the elements of our subject to help us draw proportionally and paint

Wings, Worms, and Wonder with Viviva colors cobranded exclusive watercolor paint set! Click to get yours while they last!

My First Signature Watercolor Paint Set!

I am so enamored with telling y’all about this limited edition collaboration paint set between Wings, Worms, and Wonder and Viviva Colors!!! First, I have to say, I am beyond honored that Viviva colors invited me to collaborate on an exclusive cobranded Wings, Worms, and Wonder paint set. I still have to pinch myself to

It's World Watercolor Month! Click for a Wings, Worms, and Wonder printable watercolor funsheet for you to celebrate summer nature.

Wonder Wednesday 83: Watercolor Funsheet!

  Happy Wonder Wednesday 83! And happy last day of World Watercolor Month! This month I have a printable watercolor funsheet for you celebrating summer nature. Also, if you are new to watercolor, be sure to click and check out my Watercolor Basics Video series and Setting up For Watercolor Success Videos on You Tube! Find a

July is world watercolor month! Click to get ideas and projects to participate the Wings, Worms, and Wonder way!

July is World Watercolor Month!

  In 2016, July was dubbed “World Watercolor Month” by “Charlie O’Shields, the creator of Doodlewash®… His own love of the medium led to the creation of a blog and social artist movement dedicated to promoting and connecting the vast community of watercolor artists all over the world.” Well, even though I didn’t know July

The last month of the year we work to tie up loose ends and accomplish outstanding goals. Click to check out new creative completion inspiration!

New Nature Inspiration!

  As we enter into the last month of the year, we work to tie up loose ends and accomplish our outstanding goals for the year. This month, I am super excited to share the goals I finally finished - and I hope you like them and maybe consider gifting some to yourself or your

Welcome to week 3 of the Explore Color with Wings color theory series! Click to check out Seasonal palettes of color theory and make your own seasonal palette project!

Explore Color with Wings: Part 3 Seasonal Palettes

  It’s part 3 of our Exploring color series and this week we’re looking at the palettes that make up seasonal moods and feelings. Throughout the year, color affects us in obvious and subtle ways – the pinks and yellow of spring, the rich greens of summer, the reds and golds of fall, and the blue

Join me live again this month for more creative nature connection inspiration! Click to join us in painting patterns from patterns!

Wonder Wednesday 59 LIVE! Patterns from Patterns

Happy Wonder Wednesday 59! June’s live Wonder Wednesday was so fun, I thought why not go live again for July?! It’s summer after all! Let’s make some patterns! If you weren’t able to make it, never fear! You can watch the replay below! I use watercolor paint, but you can use whatever supplies you like. Wonder

Join me live (or in the replay) and let's explore place connection through palette painting! Click for Wings, WOrms, and Wonder creative Wonder Wednesday nature connection fun!

Wonder Wednesday 58: Live – Palettes of Place!

  Happy Wonder Wednesday 58! I thought what better way to kick off the summer official than to get together live the first Wonder Wednesday! If you weren’t able to make it, never fear! You can watch the replay below! In this live hour we create some fun color explorations of your favorite places – I like to

Fluorescent florescence? What is that? In this Wings, Worms, and Wonder blog post we break it down and discover how to paint spring flowers that pop using fluorescent underpainting.

Fluorescent Florescence: Painting Flowers that POP!

  Fluorescent florescence is a mouthful, but it can also be really fun to use in your art! Let’s break it down and discover how you can paint spring flowers that really pop! A florescence is a flower or the process of flowering.   Fluorescent is, in the world of color, a vivid color having or

Leaves are so interesting, and are a great nature journaling example of how to break items into basic shapes. Click to try a fun WIngs, Worms, and Wonder leaf painting video tutorial!

Leaves: Bent, Curled, and Folded

In my nature journaling workshops and online classes, people often ask me how to draw or paint leaves that aren't flat. I love this question because I love to paint bent, curled, and folded leaves! Leaves are so interesting, and are a great nature journaling example of how breaking an item into it's basic shapes reveals