Be in the Bloom

Be in the Bloom” is a 6×6″ $40. available here

Bold pink and orange blossom on a background of homey-combs. Orange floras are said to represent enthusiasm and excitement which are sure to feel when you add this to your home or office.

Power of Your Words

Kind words are like honey–sweet to the soul and healthy for the body.” 

Proverbs 16:24

Our words according to the Bible have the power to bring life as well as death. Proverbs 12:6. The writer of Proverb tells us, “The tongue has the power of life and death, and those who love it( the Word of Jesus ) will eat its fruit”( fruit meaning its rewards, blessings from Jesus).

But in the Bible also, words are so important they will go into the eternal life with us. Right there at the gates! Jesus said,

“But I tell you that men will have to give account on the day of judgment for every careless word they have spoken. For by your words you will be acquitted, and by your words you will be condemned” (Matthew 12:36–37).

It’s not always easy but we my really try to remember to use words to build up and not destroy. Spread God’s love. Finding direction and examples are easy to come by as kindness is mentioned in Bible over 300 times and many dealing with our speech. Again emphasizing the importance. Go then and lift up! 💖

🖌️Bible Art Journaling technique here:

Acrylic paints directly painted on an unfinished hymn book page. I started with the wings,let dry, then heart shape. Letting each layer dry between more applications and fine paint work. To keeps colors from mixing together and becoming muddy drying in-between is applying colors loose and freely in background when heart and wings completed. Finally, a coat of gel medium over everything thing. This one happened to be glossy. It also give strength to page. Words are written with a #pigmapen you guessed it….after paint dried, over top. I went in with Faber Castell markers and filled in parts of letter and accents.

Hope you find this helpful in creating your own pages!

Share yours with a #drawinthewordinspired tag!

Happiness is in Obeying

Deuteronomy 11:26-28 sums it up like this: 
“Obey and you will be blessed.
Disobey and you will be cursed.”

Why is it so hard at times? I know it helps me if I keep the word in front of me,literally, on notes,bookmarks, written on my calendar pages…

What do you do to keep the word in your heart and on your mind?

Bible Art Journaling technique here: I printed this template and placed it behind my page. This page happen to have a wide margin and fit well. You can always resize on your computer or on the printer to fit your desired page. I then traced it LIGHTLY with pencil to be sure I liked the placement.Followed by tracing it with waterproof,acid-free Pigma Micron black marker in black (.o3 size) I let it dry a bit before erasing lines as after you use watercolor pencil or watercolors, the pencil will not erase. I followed with my watercolor pencils. I didn’t water activate this one but do love how soft the pencils are on the thin Bible page.Darkening the stone along the sides to add depth. The ray I toned the entire thing with yellow Look close and see how I left a bit of the yellow glowing from stones before starting to layer with the orange but not taking it to the top edge of the ray. Finishing up with a date. hope this helps! Love to see your interpretation of Deuteronomy 11:26-28 or other verses you apply this to.

Deuteronomy 11:26-28

Art Experiences in My Location or Yours



*All supplies provided Goodies and snacks of course
and Other Fun Activities! I’ve gotten so much wonderful feedback about my programs, classes and events.
You can book your next event below or contact us @ 724-272-2146

Classes, Workshops & Event

Kids Travel Art Journal (ages 9-13)

(those older see adult class below)

Saturday, June 4, 10-11:30 am through Curio Cool, Zelienople PA Register here

$30 All materials are included in the cost of the class. $30. 

or the class for ages 14+ here (date and details below)

Join me as I guide your young artist through the steps of creating their very own travel journal! Imagine how much fun your child will have recorded all of their own memories in a travel journal they made themselves!  

This is an excellent way to engage kids in doing something that is fun, great for their mental health, strengthens their communication skills, and relaxing. Not to mention screen-free!

This travel journal can be their own personal souvenir from a summer of adventures that they will be sure to treasure for a lifetime!

All materials are included in the cost of the class. $30. 

Curio Cool, Zelienople,PA Register here

Creative Travel Journal ages 14+

Jun 18, 9:30 AM – 11:00 AM

CURIO Cool,  Zelienople, PA 

Join me as I guide you through the steps of creating your very own travel journal! Finishing a travel journal while traveling is a difficult thing to do.  Mostly because of time – or, better said, the lack of it.

We take trips to relax and have adventures, and there is often more adventure time than relaxing time when you could play in your travel journal. You don’t know how or where to begin, have the best intentions and time slips away. Day after day this happens and you get discouraged. Returning home with a few notes, doodles, and a whole lot of memories, brochures, ticket stubs, and receipts. and a phone full of photos.

All of these pieces could help you finish your journal at home – if you could only put the pieces together. But what if we got started BEFORE an adventure or trip?

You can create a simple but memorable journal to capture all your memories now – before your summer travels begin! This journal can be perfect for those stay-vacation days to large adventurous trips. Let your creativity flow!

All materials are included in the class fee. $35.

register here through Curio Cool, Zelienople, PA

Watercolor OPEN STUDIO ages 13 and up

location: Curio Cool, 113 Main st. Zelienople, PA

June 17, July 15, August 19, 6:30-8 pm

Open studio is a great way to hone your skills with extra practice with the support of other artists and an instructor.
Bring your materials, brushes, and
watercolor project, or start a new one.

Susan will bring her watercolors and brushes as well for your use. $20./class

Beverage of your choice and snacks welcomed.

Register here through Curio Cool

Preschool Art Class: Ages 3-5

Thursday AT 10 AM – 11 AM

June 9, (each class is  a different art project) scroll to date and register here

CURIO cool 113 Main Street, Zelienople (412)282-3640 

Geared for ages 3-5, this storytime and art class let your little one explore art at their own pace with their guardian offering positive encouragement by their side.
This class is designed for small children and guardians to work together in a fun, confidence-building space. Your artist will practice various skills both unique to art and overall age-appropriate standards.
Projects, supplies, and techniques will vary to allow exploration in a variety of ways. Each class is different and offers a variety of mediums, themes, and lessons.
Tuition is $20.00/class and includes all supplies and instruction. Register here

*If your child is 5 or 6 and in Pre-K or Kindergarten we have additional classes geared for their age group should you prefer that class instead !*

This class is designed for small children to work in a fun, exciting space. Your artist will practice various skills both unique to art and overall age-appropriate standards. Projects, supplies, and techniques will vary to allow exploration in a variety of ways. Children will build confidence, be creative, and will make connections between art history, science, reading, and more.

Tuition is $20/class. And all supplies are included.

-There is no refund for a missed class.

-You MUST prepay online to reserve your spot.

*Parents/Guardians are NOT required to stay for the duration of the class, so, therefore, we ask that you…*

Please use discretion for this class, if your child has a difficult time sitting and engaging for 1 hour of instruction we ask that you join our Preschool Class that is for ages 3-5 and a parent or guardian must stay to work alongside them.

Click here and scroll to the desired class on Curio Cool page to register.

Bible Art Journaling & Fun Art Techniques

Bible Art Journaling & Fun Art for Sketchbooks, Journals, etc.

June 10, July 8, Aug NO CLASS, Sept 9, Oct. 14, Nov 11, Dec. NO CLASS

Want to advance your faith and be creative? Are you curious about Bible journaling? Or have been doing the practice for a while? Want to learn cool art techniques to use in your journals and sketchbooks? This class is for you! Bible Art Journaling is a way to set aside time for God, ourselves, to meet new friends, and express our inner creativity in the Word. Join me, Susan Walker, as I guide you in creating a page. Whether you’re a newbie or a seasoned journaler. Or learn the techniques to use in journals, for cards, and sketchbooks. Whatever way you want to apply it. IT IS ALL GOOD FUN. Bible Art Journaling is an ongoing class that meets once a month on Friday. You may attend one class, two classes, or every class if you would like.

Each class you attend is $22. and includes all art supplies you will need for the evening. Supply your own journaling or note-taking BIBLE but NOT NECESSARY for class. All other materials provided. 100 years old and under welcome!

Class Meeting Dates: FRIDAY Night. 6:30- 8 pm-ish: September 10. October 8, November 12. Please register for classes in advance so I have enough supplies available.

Presbyterian Church of Portersville 1297 Perry Hwy. Portersville, PA 16051


Click here to join in by registering here.




NEW Pet Ornament Pre-Ordder Now Open

Hand Painted Glass ornaments by Susan Walker Art, pets/dogshand painted ornaments | pre-order

Yay! Its FALL and that means it’s (almost) holiday time! I was asked to paint some weenier dogs for our local up and coming wiener dog race. And if I do say so myself, I am IN LOVE with these little ones.So I thought I just have to share them with all you out there too!

The hand painted ornaments are ready to bring you joy starting now, and all year (if you keep them out like I do) All new 1.7:/45 mm glass ornaments, ready to hang with a pretty little ribbon.

Available for a limited time, pick your color palette now through November.

Click here for pricing and options. Enjoy!

Hand Painted Glass Ornaments by Susan Walker Art
Weenier Dog selection

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