You can’t tell me that bears aren’t adorable. Bears blowing bubbles? Forget about it.
So, a year ago, I had this idea for a mural to fill up some empty space on my bedroom wall behind my TV. I actually didn’t realise how much I love bears until I painted this guy. Since then, I’ve become a little obsessed. Hence, my re-painting of the very same bubble-blowing bear.
I’d wanted to re-do this painting for a while. I loved the concept and the semi-realism of the original mural, but I was keen to try drawing out the same idea in a more stylized way. At first, I was going to have the bear in it’s original seated position, and the idea stayed that way for a long time. It was only at the last minute that I tried laying him on his belly and I loved it.
Now all that’s left is to find a place for him….
It’s a year almost to the day since I started bullet journalling and- without wanting to sound completely over the top- it has
Meet Dorothy. Look at her. What a cutie.
Now, if you’ve been following me for a while, you might recognise this little gem. She was the subject