It has been a long time since I've really sat down to paint something like this, but as I mentioned in this post, it has been very relaxing and inspiring. I started out with a layer of green paint and sketched in the general plan.
progress of the weaving I was working on). Added in some more texture with the brown, added some more branches, and tightened up the red and white on the cottage.
shower invites and thank you cards). I cut and folded them myself and wrapped them up for Christmas. I didn't get a great photo of the cards (story of this blog), but here are some out of focus phone pictures so you get an idea of what they look like. I'm printing off some more soon, so I'll get some better pictures of them then.