Blissful Rabbits Painting – Watercolours 🌸 artistbybeauty

Gratitude brings more things into your life to be thankful for. Each and every morning the first thing I do is say thank you to the universe. I then reach for my daily planner and list at least 10 things that I am grateful for πŸ™‚ Doing this helps to set the tone for my … Continue reading Blissful Rabbits Painting – Watercolours 🌸 artistbybeauty


Blue Poodle Painting – Watercolours 🌸 artistbybeauty

Poodles are my favourite type of dog, particularly Toy Poodles. They are smart, witty, energetic and great company. Dogs in general are great family members to have. They bring a lot of joy, fun and are super loyal πŸ™‚ I had always been a cat person until I got my dog Lamington (a Toy Poodle). … Continue reading Blue Poodle Painting – Watercolours 🌸 artistbybeauty

Hedgehogs Cuddling Drawing – Coloured Pencil 🌸 artistbybeauty

Hedgehogs are round spiky balls of cuteness. They rely on their sense of smell and hearing due to poor eyesight. Their little paws are adorable, as when they roll into a ball. Such sweet little beings πŸ™‚ Growing up in New Zealand, hedgehogs were common to see in my hometown. I partly grew up on … Continue reading Hedgehogs Cuddling Drawing – Coloured Pencil 🌸 artistbybeauty

Sleeping Penguin Painting – Watercolours 🌸 artistbybeauty

Penguins have always been one of my favourite birds. I love how they swim, play and slide across ice on their belly. Isn't it just the sweetest thing that you have ever seen? I know I find it both sweet and funny ❀ I have always appreciated penguins for many reasons. First they are family … Continue reading Sleeping Penguin Painting – Watercolours 🌸 artistbybeauty

Mink Drawing – Coloured Pencil 🌸 artistbybeauty

I love animals so much! I had never thought about minks before as I hadn't known too much about them. I guess its because I am originally from New Zealand and the closest animal we have to a mink is the ferret πŸ™‚ It was only until about three years ago that I came across … Continue reading Mink Drawing – Coloured Pencil 🌸 artistbybeauty

Seahorse Painting 🌸 artistbybeauty

Seahorses fascinate me as they are tiny, have a head shaped like a horse and swim about in the ocean so elegantly. They really are adorable and beautiful. Kind of like the fairies of the sea as they float about gracefully πŸ™‚ The proportions of a seahorse is balanced, having the seahorse swim well while … Continue reading Seahorse Painting 🌸 artistbybeauty

Fluffy Bears – Watercolours 🌸 artistbybeauty

Connection is important. As living beings, feeling connected to one another gives a sense of belonging. That there are people who care for you and that you care for others too. It is a give and take relationship with those that we truly care about ❀ I enjoy connecting with others. Particularly with other people … Continue reading Fluffy Bears – Watercolours 🌸 artistbybeauty

Sloth Painting using Watercolours 🌸 artistbybeauty

Painting animals using watercolours is beautiful. I love the way the colours blend and how the brushstrokes set. I usually paint in a way that builds up thick textures as I like the look and feel of it ❀ My favourite animals to paint are dogs, rabbits, cats and pigs. Basically, animals that can be … Continue reading Sloth Painting using Watercolours 🌸 artistbybeauty

Cat Painting using Watercolours 🌸 artistbybeauty

Cats are cheeky, funny and bossy at times πŸ˜€ They are independent, claiming the territory of their home and showing a sense of pride in all that they do ❀ I had always been a cat person until I bought my dog Lamington (he's a toy poodle) when I was about 23-years-old. My family had … Continue reading Cat Painting using Watercolours 🌸 artistbybeauty

DRAWING a Cute Unicorn (Colour Pencil Time-lapse) 🌸 artistbybeauty

Colourful, magical and magnificent are words to describe a unicorn. Colourful, I get it. Magical, that’s obvious – unicorns are known to be magical creatures. But why magnificent? You may ask. Well, that leads us back to their wonderful, amazing, magic abilities. Unicorns are based off horses. You may even say that they are related … Continue reading DRAWING a Cute Unicorn (Colour Pencil Time-lapse) 🌸 artistbybeauty