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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! πŸŒΏπŸ˜πŸ”Ή I, Aaria (@surelysimpleblog ) have been on a painting/doodling leaves πŸƒ kick lately and I thought it would be great to share this topic with y’all! So this week’s theme is LEAVES πŸƒ! β€’ – 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 πŸŒ΅ 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…

Meet Karin of iPad Lettering! A creative interview about lettering artists via surelysimple.com

Meet Karin of iPad Lettering


Hello folks. You’ll be meeting different lettering / calligraphy artists as a part of the ‘meet the teachers’ series on @surelysimplechallenge. Read on to find out more about each letterer’s creative process, how they discovered their own distinct style, the tools they use and more.. Today, on the blog, we have Karin from iPad Lettering! Karin’s whole account is a…

milk and cereal - What Does The Word 'Resolution' Mean in 2017? Lifestyle essay article via surelysimple.com - tips for the New Year

What Does The Word ‘Resolution’ Mean in 2017?


Hi everyone! It’s a brand new year with brand new thoughts, goals, and the R-word, err, Resolutions! Do you make resolutions? Do you keep ’em? Or do you make a big fat resolution only to forget it five minutes later? Resolutions are tricky. We talk about goals and we manage to work on them, but I don’t know- I’ve never…

Free Brush Lettering Worksheet Download (in lowercase!) via SurelySimple.com

Free Brush Lettering Worksheet Download (in lowercase!)


Hey everyone! Happy new year! It’s january 1 and we come to the end of a cycle (see ya, 2016), and on to a brand new year- with creative things to do and what better than to start practicing brush lettering directly on the very first day of the year? First impressions are important. So make yourself feel all prepped…