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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…

Surely Simple #Hashtag Guide + New Changes!

Surely Simple #Hashtag Guide + New Changes!


Hey everyone! Today, I just wanted to share the details about a question I get asked frequently- what are the Surely Simple tags? How can I use them, and which ones- there seem to be so many! Also, I wanted to share a new change in the @surelysimplechallenge account format! I have been working on some new ideas for quite…

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…

5 Free Summer Phone and Desktop Wallpapers! | Surelysimple.com

5 Free Summer Phone and Desktop Wallpapers! | 2 | Summer Fun!


Hey everyone! Download these summery wallpapers for your phone/ desktop to use all summer long! There are five awesome designs..and I’m pretty sure you’re gonna love all of them! Today’s downloads are brought to you by Caytie Frampton! I really like the bright sunny vibes of all the art she created for ya’ll! I may have one of them on…

Leaves / #SurelySimple LEAVES Theme Winners via SurelySimple.com

#SurelySimple LEAVES Theme Winners


Hey everyone! The winners for the @surelysimplechallenge theme LEAVES are:   New Art Contest Theme! 🌿😍🔹 I, Aaria (@surelysimpleblog ) have been on a painting/doodling leaves 🍃 kick lately and I thought it would be great to share this topic with y’all! So this week’s theme is LEAVES 🍃! • – entries eligible when posted from today to next Monday…

A Creative Home with artist Menw from Maastricht, Netherlands- a home tour and creative interview series via SurelySimple.com

A Creative Home with Paperhugger Menw from Maastricht


Hi everyone! Today I have a fascinating home tour lined up for you! Menw is what she calls a ‘paperhugger’ because she loves and collects all things paper! Her interests are diverse though- from vintage stationery, stamps, wax seals, art, botanicals, pens, postcards, snail mail, and so much more. She is also a hoarder of stationery and art supplies, but let me…

#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…

CACTUS WINNERS // #SurelySimple Cactus Theme Winners | a weekly instagram art contest via Surelysimple.com

#SurelySimple Cactus Theme Winners | Jan 29- Feb 4


Hey everyone! The weekly art/lettering theme was 🌵CACTUS 🌵 and there were some awesome entries! Stay tuned for the next theme announcement on instagram. Let’s look at the winners for this awesome and versatile theme! #SurelySimple Cactus Theme Winners You all know how it works, 1 like = 1 vote. The top four winners are listed below along with my thoughts on…

Doodling dinosaurs, banners and florals (+ video)


Hey! A lot of people ask me about the tools I use to make doodles on the videos I share on my instagram @surelysimpleblog, along with requests to see the finished product. From now on, after I make a video, I shall also share photos and details- starting with this dino post-doodling dinosaurs, banners and florals! What do you call…