I admit it. I don’t own any Marie Kondo’s books, not even the original The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up: The Japanese Art of Decluttering and Organizing that changed the world. But thanks to the internet, I have been reading the tidying journeys of others, drinking the KonMarie Method koolaid and it is indeed a life changer. It sparks joy. Indeed.
It is done. In pencil sketch form, at least, and ready for inking. My third maze puzzle and coloring book featuring whimsical sea life is finally complete, transferred from my brain to actual paper, and I am ready to reveal the secrets of a maze maker artist at work. Continue reading →
It’s hard to believe that it’s been 20 years since the Y2K hysteria of December 31st, 1999. Happy New Year! We didn’t die!
Now, you can easily search for the old news reports about the Millennium Bug and read why computer systems were, or were not, going to implode at the stroke of midnight, thrusting all of mankind into a new Dark Ages amid a Y2K apocalypse. This, however, is a more personal story of one small person tasked with testing and patching office computers in the months leading up to Y2K and The End Of The World. Continue reading →
Thanksgiving is still a week away but already I am fighting the urge to put up my Christmas decorations. Normally I am the first one to mock Christmas displays going up in stores before Halloween and the last two years they have been sneaking in at the end of Continue reading →
This is your once in a blue moon opportunity to commission a personalized hand drawn artist’s coloring book created with love and care just for you.
A personalized designer coloring book, hand drawn by Vikki exclusively for you, is an outstanding opportunity for the discerning gift giver or philanthropist. The ultimate in exclusivity and luxury, the personalized coloring book is a unique way to Continue reading →
My newest book Artfully Amazing Dinosaurs just dropped on the virtual shelves of Amazon on August 8, 2019. This activity book is my second title in a series of maze books for kids… and adults too!
I absolutely love this book. This hand drawn book is filled with original dinosaur mazes for kids and their parents or any adult who is still a kid at heart. There are large and lumbering Brontosaurus, toothy T-Rex and his cousins, dinosaurs that fly through the air and swimming dinosaurs navigating prehistoric seas. Sometimes Continue reading →
Redbubble has introduced a slew of new products in 2019 and among my favorites would have to be the new throw blankets. I love them. With allover full color printing and three sizes to choose from, these unique throw blankets make super cuddly gifts and are the perfect way to add a pop of fun to almost any room.
I am proud and so pleased to introduce Artfully Amazing Animals which is my first in a series of maze books for kids… and adults too!
This hand drawn book is filled with animal mazes for kids and their parents or any adult who is a kid at heart. There are spiders and bees, sharks and gold fish, beetles and bunnies, dinosaurs and even a unicorn; sometimes the animal is the actual maze while Continue reading →
Pampas grass for weddings. It’s hot. This non-floral trend has been gaining admirers in past years and is now a favorite among brides looking beyond typical flower arrangements. From bridal bouquets to wedding arches and table decor, pampas grass is a beautiful alternative to the standard roses and such and is on trend for 2019. Continue reading →
Easter. A time of Spring, pastel colors and delicate flowers. But for those people who aren’t into pastels and flowers, here are some Easter designs that are more neutral or on the other end of the spectrum, very brightly colored.
First up is a faux wood texture style Easter bunny and Easter eggs. Shown on a tote bag, an Easter brunch and egg hunt invitation and a paper plate, this Easter design Continue reading →