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Jetpens review (+ a funny story!) via Surelysimple.com

Jetpens review (+ six wreath doodle ideas!)


Hey everyone! I am starting a stationery review series here on surely simple so be prepared to see a lot of cool stationery and fun art experiments! Let’s start with a set of supplies Jetpens sent me a while ago. There’s actually a little story attached to it! First, let’s see what Jetpens sent me… Gansai Tambi paints Zebra Fude…

Bullet Journaling Essentials : What works (and what doesn't) // via SurelySimple.com

Bullet Journaling Essentials : How to get started!


Hey everyone! Today, we have Lyssy talking about the bare essentials of starting (and maintaining!) a bullet journal! What is a bullet journal and how do you start one? She discusses it in detail below! Take it away, Lyssy! -Aaria …. Bullet Journaling: Separating the Must-Haves from the Pretty Hey! I’m Lyssy, and today, we’re talking bullet journal. Bullet Journaling…

How to Draw // Monstera Delicious Plant - via SurelySimple.com

How to Draw // Monstera Deliciosa Plant


  Hey everyone! I’m starting a new step by step drawing series for you- check it out fresh at @surelysimpleblog on IG, and I’ll update it here too in case you prefer seeing it on a website, along with some commentary by yours truly and some more inspiration!  Why I love monstera (well, who doesn’t love a monstera plant?) Apart…

Free Download : Girls Coloring Book vol. 1! surelysimple.com

Free Download : Girls Coloring Book vol. 1!


Hey everyone! I’ve got a cute little surprise for you. Do you enjoy coloring? I personally like drawing my characters and then colouring them, but sometimes I feel so lazy that I wish I had characters drawn out so then I can directly color them in, lol. So, I figured you may have felt like this, too? That’s why I…

12 Botanical Watercolor Doodles! + Free Phone Wallpaper Surely Simple Youtube Video

12 Botanical Watercolor Doodles Youtube Video! + Free Phone Wallpaper


Hey everyone! I really want to maintain a youtube channel starting this year with all sorts of fun artsy tutorials and reviews! So, please subscribe on my youtube- search for surely simple there. Today, I created this little tutorial for you! Also, I decided to make it into a free phone wallpaper if you liked the simple art 🙂 Read…

An artist's perspective: Mixbook Review (+ 9 Free Wallpapers!) surelysimple.com

An artist’s perspective: Mixbook Review (+ Free Wallpapers!)


Hey everyone! Today, I shall be talking about Mixbook- an online service for creating custom design. Let’s take it from the top… starting with what Mixbook offers as a brand and..why it’s so awesome! Also, I’ve got some free wallpapers for you! Read on… An artist’s perspective: Mixbook Review (+Free Wallpapers!) Mixbook is a photo printing company that caters to…

Let's try the 'Tape Trick' + A Cool Watercolor Discount For You!

The ‘Tape Trick’ + A Cool Watercolor Discount For You!


Hey everyone! This is a really simple (and satisfying) mini tutorial if you’re looking for a handy art project! The great thing about this ‘tape trick’ is that it looks different everytime. There are so many things you can do to experiment with it. So here’s a little try at it: I listed all the tools I use below along…

Free Download: Surely Simple Floral Doodles Worksheet! via Surely Simple.com

Free Download: Surely Simple Floral Doodles Worksheet!


Hey everyone! This worksheet is long due because I was supposed to post it on my birthday!! May 6… long story short, I got busy with work and, oh my gosh, it’s November already?!  (I’m obviously not superwoman!) Anyways,  I’m back with blogging and posting daily on instagram again and I had to start with a little gift…from me to…

#SurelySimple Alphabet Challenge Artists vol.1 via SurelySimple.com - An interview series

#SurelySimple Alphabet Challenge Artists vol.1


Hey everyone! I recently hosted an alphabet a day challenge in January on instagram. I wanted to share some amazing series of alphabets with you all- along with the makers behind them! All the artists featured have their own distinctive and unique style- that’s what art is all about, right? There are quite a few artists in this series and I’ll be sharing…

Creating Original Characters with the Scrawlr Box Challenge via Surely Simple

Creating Original Characters with the Scrawlr Box Challenge


Hey! I tried out the Scrawlr Box challenge and it was a great experience. Check out my video (I filmed this in small snippets and wips): What is the Scrawlr Box challenge, exactly, you might ask? Well, it’s a subscription box that gives you a small set of art supplies and some nice paper too, and a specific theme to create…