#SurelySimple Pencil Theme Winners | Nov 23-29 via A creative Weekly Art Challenge

#SurelySimple Pencil Theme Winners | Nov 23-29

Hey everyone! The second theme for this challenge was PENCIL. Now, a pencil is a very versatile tool and the entries showed it too. Here are the Weekly Top 4 winners, along with my comments on their work.  The weekly art competition at @surelysimplechallenge works on the premise of democracy- 1 like= 1 vote. YOU have voted for your favourites- and here they are!  Here are the 4 weekly winners ...
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#SurelySimple Feather Theme | Nov 15-21 - A Weekly Creative Challenge by

#SurelySimple Feather Theme Winners | Nov 15-21

Starting off the weekly art challenges with a bang! The theme for the very first week was FEATHER. I originally intended to shortlist 14 entries (2 for each day of the week) but there was some amazing talent so I posted 40! The weekly art competition at @surelysimplechallenge works on the premise of democracy- 1 like= 1 vote. YOU have voted for your favourites- and here they are!  Here are ...
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Four Festive Thank You Cards Free Download! (For any occasion!) via

Four Festive Thank You Cards Free Download! (For any occasion!)

Hey everyone! If you follow me on instagram @surelysimpleblog, you might know- I love making cards! I think there's something extra special about a handmade card. A unique touch that no expensive store bought card can match. I think it's about the time, effort and sheer love that goes into it. It doesn't matter if the handmade card took 2 days to make or just 2 minutes to write down ...
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Free iPhone Wallpaper Download

Start Where You Are Wreath (+ A Free Phone Wallpaper!)

Just a little present from me to you, while I work on scheduling and organising my blog. Get your free wallpaper here! Just click on the link below- it'll take you to a new page and you can either drag the image to your main screen, or save it! This is a hand drawn design by yours truly ๐Ÿ™‚ -Aaria ๐Ÿ™‚ xo connect with me on instagram | pinterest | twitter ...
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A Creative Home..With Calligrapher Jen Sweeney

I'm so excited to start a new column on the blog! 'A Creative Home' aims at exploring the facets of living a creative lifestyle. One thing that I've been interested in for a while now is how creative folks live and work. Whenever I visit anyone's house, you can call me super-fascinated (or maybe a little nosey haha!) but I always ask if I can have a personalised home tour. And ...
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12 Reasons Why Creatives Need a JORD Watch (+ A GIVEAWAY!)

Wood watches are intriguing, itโ€™s true. Youโ€™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. Itโ€™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 ๐Ÿ™‚ ...
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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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