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12 Reasons Why Creatives Need a JORD Watch (+ A GIVEAWAY!)

Wood watches are intriguing, it’s true. You’re never going to believe what happened that actually started this whole post. A while back, a friend had mentioned that they had just recently bought a wood watch. And then, a week later, JORD wood watches contacted me! Is there such a thing as a funny coincidence?! True story. It’s been a crazy month with a lot of deadlines and hectic work timings ...
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Win The Essential Hand-Made Vectors Collection! A Design Cuts Giveaway (CLOSED)

Hey, hey! I'm so thrilled to announce yet one more collaboration with the lovely folks over at Design Cuts! This time around, they're offering a massive set of handmade vectors- which I absolutely love. Check out all these goodies! I'm really gravitating towards intricate patterns, detailed doodles and floral, mandala inspired patterns lately- so I really like this set. Originally valued at $4668, this set has everything you need to ...
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September Experiments Prompts Here! #SimpleAlphabets

Join us at the challenge venue: @surelysimplechallenge and find more cool stuff @surelysimpleblog. Follow to get the full scoop! And bring out your pens, paints and paper to start working on your weekly creations and tagging them with #SimpleAlphabets! Hope to see you there -Aaria 🙂 ...
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My Doodling Wreath Videos July Compilation + Free E-book!

Hello! Here are some of the wreaths I doodled in July, and you can download a free mini e-book where I share how to make your own! Read on... FREEHAND WATERCOLOR MINI WREATH: CONTRASTING BETWEEN FREEHAND OR SLIGHTLY PLANNED:   Let's talk about this methodical wreath design I formulated in my head and it's kinda trending on instagram! 5 minutes of fame. That's cool. Laurels are slightly like wreaths, right? ...
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Design Cuts x Surely Simple Giveaway! Win an Artistic Design Bundle!

Hello! Excited to have another giveaway on the blog, and this time DesignCuts has a wonderful bundle filled with some great graphics, designs and more that they are gifting to one lucky person!  Here's the giveaway details: a Rafflecopter giveaway Leave a comment at the end of this post to say you're done with all the entries and also answer this vital question: Head over to DesignCuts and tell me ...
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A New Creative Instagram Challenge In August 2016!

August Favorites Creative Challenge Happening! If you've been following @surelysimplechallenge, you may have noticed that in August, there will be a new challenge and it's all about our favorites!  .... This challenge stemmed from a thought that we should be more grateful in our daily life, and what better way to celebrate than to discuss our favorite things for the whole month? HOW TO PARTICIPATE! - keep up with the ...
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Simple Alphabets Letter Study| E, F, G and H

Hey! Continuing with the letter studies. Let's talk about E, F, G and H. Drills, please: Different versions with only crayolas: I used: Crayola supertips and Classic Crayolas here. Video demonstration with crayola super tips! Hand drawn: Join in with the challenge at @SurelySimpleChallenge and @SurelySimpleBlog. Also, follow @Opinion9 for exclusive details coming up about #SimpleAlphabets. Here’s the list of prompts to get you started:   ...
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Simple Alphabets Letter Study | Stuff about C and D

Let's do some quick catch ups for C and D! Here are the letters broken down into their drill counterparts: And here's D: Videos:   Hand drawn : D: Letters + Tools: Join in with the challenge at @SurelySimpleChallenge and @SurelySimpleBlog. Also, follow @Opinion9 for exclusive details coming up about #SimpleAlphabets. Here's the list of prompts to get you started:   ...
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Simple Alphabets Letter Study | Stuff About B

Hey! Due to technical issues (read: my Mac crashed and it took me 2 days to repair, reinstall and fix it!)- this series is off to a series of catchups! You shall be seeing seeing letter studies on B, C, D and E and F(oh, gosh!) shortly- and then it’s back to track with today’s letter G! Let’s start with B. B is one of my favourites- probably only because ...
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Simple Alphabets Letter Study | Stuff about A

Hey! #SimpleAlphabets has officially started on instagram here at @surelysimplechallenge and @surelysimpleblog. I'll be discussing a little bit about each letter- mostly in lowercase this time around. Let's start with my favourite letter (well, when your name starts with a particular letter-it's practically always your fave, isn't it?)- A! Have you joined in the fun? For more details, head on over to this page. Simple Alphabets Letter Study | Stuff about ...
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