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Lisa Liza Lou Designs · 2W ago

Scrap painting

This is a small 8x10" piece I made this past week for a gallery show. It started as a "scr...
Lisa Liza Lou Designs · 4W ago

Another pear with Aqua Pens

More fun painting another pear with the Marabu Graphix Aqua Pens! This time I brushed my some of my shapes and lines with a clean wet brush on the watercolor paper first, then drew and colored with the pens on the wet surface. The ink traveled a bit ...
Lisa Liza Lou Designs · 1M ago

Stenciling with Marabu Art Crayons

Art Crayons are so. much. fun! I'm currently playing around with a reverse stenciling tech...
Lisa Liza Lou Designs · 1M ago

Easy paper Christmas trees

Yep - this is the extent of my holiday decorating. A few super quick and easy paper Christmas trees on my coffee table. I cut 6 isosceles triangles from patterned cardstock - any width or he...
Lisa Liza Lou Designs · 1M ago

Studio facelift

My studio/office desperately needed some TLC - so I thinned out a bunch of craft supplies I wasn't using and replaced some bulky storage units with a tall worktable. By making better use of ...
Lisa Liza Lou Designs · 1M ago

Promo video for Graphix Aqua Pens

I just produced this promotional video for Marabu Creative to help launch the arrival of their Graphix line of pens and markers in the US. It was really fun to hover over the shoulders of so...
Lisa Liza Lou Designs · 1M ago

Collage on wood

The background for the above collage, Seaside, was started with art crayon on wood. I followed the natural grain of the raw wood panel as I chose colors and then I saw that it looked like sa...
Lisa Liza Lou Designs · 1M ago

Painting - Busy Intersection

For this painting, I used Art Crayons by Marabu Creative. All the colors are pretty bright...
Lisa Liza Lou Designs · 2M ago

Watercolor texture techniques

I just took a class with my friend Manon - she paints gorgeous abstract watercolors with loads of interesting textures. She showed us all the different ways she adds interest to her painting...
Lisa Liza Lou Designs · 2M ago

Playing with Aqua Pens

I work with Marabu Creative and they have these cool dual-tip markers - Graphix Aqua Pens. I had fun drawing and coloring this abstract pear.I got these nice watercolor effects by pulling th...