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#SurelySimple LEAVES Theme Winners


Hey everyone! The winners for the @surelysimplechallenge theme LEAVES are:   New Art Contest Theme! ๐ŸŒฟ๐Ÿ˜๐Ÿ”น I, Aaria (@surelysimpleblog ) have been on a painting/doodling leaves ๐Ÿƒ kick lately and I thought it would be great to share this topic with y’all! So this week’s theme is LEAVES ๐Ÿƒ! โ€ข – entries eligible when posted from today to next Monday…

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…

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. Hereโ€™s the list of prompts to get you…

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:  

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…

Creative Lettering with Brittany Luiz


Hey everyone. As part of the #SimpleAlphabets series starting in June over on instagram, we will be lettering an alphabet a day. The challenge bonus is that you won’t be alone in practicing the alphabet. I’ve asked some amazingly talented letterers to share their knowledge with you! You shall also be getting to know a bit more about them and their…

Circle of Artists vol 3: A Month Of Disney!


Hey all! It’s been a long time coming, and I’m back from holiday and ready to blog! Here are some of the highlights from the Disney Lettering Challenge I hosted over on Instagram (@surelysimpleblog). Everyone seems to love Disney, but these three ladies made it a point to work on their art and lettering for the Disney prompts regularly- and I…

Daily Sketchbook Drawings/ 8-14 + Extras


Hello everyone! Here are my Daily Sketchbook Drawings/ 8-14 + Extras too. Some of these drawings are from the #SurelySimpleLettering, #SurelySimpleArt challenge on Instagram- where the month’s topic was Disney. Others are just random doodles in my sketchbook. I will be featuring more sketchbook doodles (since they take longer than a day to complete) on Opinion9.com– my personal art and…

April Fashion Art and Lettering Challenge Prompts on Instagram!


HELLO! โœ’๏ธThe April Challenge is here!  I’ve always loved fashion, both in illustration and shopping. So I decided to combine these two- and voila! – here’s ร  la mode April (or Avril- by the French title)! I’ve chosen mostly high brands- because a girl can dream, right? ๐Ÿ‘ ๐Ÿ‘—๐Ÿ˜Š in fact, the only down to earth brands here (comparatively) are top…

Daily Sketchbook Drawings/ 1-7


Hey everyone! I’m working on a personal sketchbook challenge- 365 drawings- basically, a drawing every day! Here’s my first week’s output: 1 Cactus Party 2 Girl with Potted Plant 3 Abstract Watercolour Pattern 4 Mountain Camping Scene 5 Cacti Party 2 6 Tropical Camping 7 A comfortable bookworm I post process videos too #surelysimplevideos and #aaria_art, so be sure to…