Sunday, August 21, 2016

Thursday, August 18, 2016

Journal About Me: Favorite Drink

Hello friends! I'm back for Tiare Smith JAM. I'm a lot late for the challenge but its ok. My favorite drink is guyabano shake (Soursop Shake). I love guyabano! It has health benefits for you. 
Here is the prompt to the creative challenge: February 19, Prompt 8: Your Favorite DrinkI used watercolor pencils because this is the only thing I brought while I'm in work and do this during our breaks. 

Supplies: Watercolor pencils, watercolor paper, water :)

1. Draw and color your subject using watercolor pencil.

2. Then brush with water.

Thanks for looking. Hope you like it.

Wednesday, July 27, 2016


Vulture. Acrylic on 4x4x1 inch wood block collection. 

Hope you like it.

Monday, May 2, 2016

Journal About Me: Goals

Hello! Here again for another art journal page. Play along @ Embrace Your 
My goals for this year is to showcase my artwork on December, so far I have 15 paintings that are finish and 2 are still to work on. Hopeful that this goal will come true. Another goal is to bike more often, you know I love biking, I ride my bike wherever I go :). Next is to walk one hour a day in the morning... too bad that I only walk for half an hour last month. No to dinner! Hehe! This thing is still trying to do!!!

For my page, you will need 
- file folder cut into 6x6 inch
- white gesso
- poster paints
- bicycle foam sticker
- circle stamp (I use spray bottle cap)
- black sign pen
- white glue

1. gesso page, let dry.
2. paint background using green and yellow paints.
3. add rectangular/frame into your background and also circles
4. add stitching lines @ the edge of the page, since I don't have a sewing machine.
5. color circles and rectangles
6. adhere bicycle
7. stamps words for the goals.

Thanks for looking. I hope you like it.

Tuesday, April 12, 2016

Journal About Me: Hobbies

Hello! It is time for another art journal page for Tiare Smith Embrace Your Art Daily: Journal About Me. The topic is about hobbies! I do all my hobbies in the weekends, because this is the only time I have. I work in the weekdays 8hrs a day. I start my excitement during fridays, because the next day will be my biking time!!! I do a lot of riding my bike.. exploring places riding my bike, going to the grocery riding my bike, I even ride my bike to dry my hair after bath!!! Hahaha!!!! I draw and paint. I walk when my son  will use the bike. I eat while watching tv.

(Soryy I don't have Inktense)

Supplies needed:
- file folder cut into 6x6 inch 
- gesso 
- silky crayons 
- water spray 
- pencil 
- poster paints 
- alphabet stamps 
- black stamp pad ink

1. gesso file folder, let dry.
2. apply silky crayons, I use green, blue and yellow.
3. spray folder with water, let dry.

4. apply violet silky crayon at edges of page, spray again with water. let dry.

5. draw leaves and stems using pencil then apply paints. I use two layers of greens.

6. paint violets for the flower buds.

7. apply violet silky crayons into the edges of the leaves and stems.

8. stamp "my hobbies" into the page.

Thanks for looking. I hope you like it.

Monday, March 28, 2016

Journal About Me: Hometown

Hello! I'm on the 5th week of Journal About Me Creative Challenge! and its on the 13th week @ Tiare Smith Designs. Hahaha! I am super late to the challenge! But that's okay, I'm not rushing.

First let me give you a little info about my hometown - CAPAS. By the way this is the place I was born and I really really love living here! Capas is a first class highly urbanized municipality in the province of Tarlac, Philippines, and one of the richest towns in the province. The town also consists of numerous subdivisions and exclusive villages. According to the 2010 census, it has a population of 125,852 people. Capas now is being dubbed as the "Tourism Capital of Tarlac". Apart from being known worldwide as the site of infamous death March. 

Capas is also popularly known for Mt. Pinatubo Trek where thousands of mountaineers & visitors go.
Inspired by the wood sign.

Let's start the making. You will need:
- file folder cut into 6x6 inch
- color pens spray
- poster paints
- tim holtz stencil
- ink pen

1. Spray folder with color pens spray with green, yellow, red and pink. Let dry.

2. Paint the wood sign with brown.

3. Paint flowers and stems and grass.

4. Add some background like grass, clouds. 
5. Outline the wood.
6. Paint "CAPAS" with yellow paint.

Thanks for looking. I hope you like it.

Tuesday, March 22, 2016

Journal About Me: Favorite Colors and Tutorial

Hello! This is another art journal page about me, this time the challenge is favorite color/colors. My favorite colors are black and red. When I was in highschool I love the color green then blue. 

To begin with the tutorial, you will need the following:
- file folder cut into 6x6 inch
- white gesso
- poster paints
- tim holtz stencil
- plastic wrap
- ribbons
- stapler

Below are photos showing you how I made this journal page:

1. Gesso page. Let dry.
2. Apply black paint. Let dry.
3. Apply red paint, spray water and place crumpled plastic wrap. Let the paint dry. Then remove the plastic.

4. Paint words with stencil.

5. Staple ribbons.

6. Add paints into the edges of the page. I use black and white.

Thanks for looking. I hope you like it.