For those familiar with art and photography, you are familiar with a term called “negative space”. It’s what going on in the spaces between. The space itself can form an interesting and artistic element. It is a key element in
It has occurred to me that, as an Etsy shop owner, I do everything. I knew this, but now I really know this. Feels like a one-woman show. In my Etsy business, I am designer, maker, photographer, marketer, accountant, web
A little over a week ago now, Instagram suddenly deleted my original CaseyCarrollArt account. No warning or explanation. There was no response to my emails, tweets, or Facebook messages. Nothing. Nada. Sadness. All of it was gone. That “Instagrammer” in
Have you ever had years of work, dedication, and time destroyed in one moment? Well, that happened to me this past week. Not gonna lie, there were tears. More than I’d like to admit, actually. Yep. Gone. Vanished. Adios. Unavailable.
First of all, stenciling is a weird word. So anyway, I have been having fun making canvases colorful. I love color! Some of the canvases look amazing on their own, but I wanted to add a little something extra to
I’ve been a bit stuck lately. Stuck in nearly every way possible. I’ve been needing to paint but have been stuck for ideas, or simply lacking the confidence to start, so I’ve been trying something new. I needed to get
You may find this hard to believe, but art time with my kids stresses me out a little. With as creative-minded as we are, we really need a craft room, but that’s just not in the budget right now so
I like to get out and explore now and then, and I enjoy coming across interesting finds. On recent adventures I have found a few pieces to share with you that caught my eye, as well as a few fun
A couple of weekends ago we took a trip to Casey, Illinois, home of 8 of the World’s Largest things, including a mailbox and rocking chair — super awesome. Of course I had to see the World’s Largest Crochet Hook
I’m having a creative block this week, so I thought I’d just share some of my favorite things from the week. I hope you have a great weekend and a happy Easter!