I’m not waiting until my next check-in to share this. I’ve been fiddling with it for what seems like months, so I’m sharing now. It’s done!


Hooray! Just to celebrate, here’s a summery sunflower freebie phone wallpaper:




Practice makes something or other.

So, I did my first pattern exercise. I managed to not get hung up on the details and just did a thing. The exercise was to take inspiration from a floral arrangement for motifs and palettes, and make a pattern with two colorways.

I don’t think I hate them.┬áMy colors need a lot of help. The pattern could flow better… but I kinda like the loud 60s chitz of it all. Here’s my practice bits as some free phone wallpapers if you can stand the busy-ness.