Blog

Hello out there!

I feel like the theme of 2018/2019 school year has been "on the cusp," but I am SO ready to get past that and onward to the rest of the year. Over the course of a major home remodel across 11 months in May 2018 through January 2019 we went from being on the cusp… Continue reading Hello out there!

Bonus Card Designs
Art, Blog

2018 Resolutions and Goals

Announcing my 2018 resolutions and goals! I love the 'fresh start' feeling that the New Year provides - do you feel ready to take on 2018? From cleaning my house (sorted through my clothing using Marie Kondo's 'does it spark joy' criteria today), to taking time to be thoughtful about striving to be a better… Continue reading 2018 Resolutions and Goals

Art

Pomegranate Tree Branches Fabric in the Spoonflower contest!

I've just released a batch of new fabric designs on my Spoonflower Store and am thrilled to get the chance to enter one of my black and white coloring outlines designs in the current contest. You can go to the contest, find my design, and if you like it then please vote for my design!… Continue reading Pomegranate Tree Branches Fabric in the Spoonflower contest!

Copyright 2017, Kristin Johnson
Art, Blog

Jewish Holiday Postcard Bundles are here!

It has been quite a journey this year, starting my new @ThePlumGrove art endeavor and each month finding a little time to make something new.  I'm so happy to be finally reaching the stage where I've made enough things that I am ready to bundle up my very first set of artwork for Jewish holidays… Continue reading Jewish Holiday Postcard Bundles are here!

Candle
Blog, Parenting

Refocusing and introspection.

Recent life events have left me feeling many things - mostly grief over the death of my younger brother, who faced alcohol addiction and mental health issues for many years and passed away in June at the age of 33. This loss has definitely triggered an introspective look, thinking about humanity, life, and how to… Continue reading Refocusing and introspection.

Mother's Day Postcard of bird nest
Art, Blog, Parenting

May and Mother’s Day!

I'm thrilled to have recently printed my 5th and 6th postcards of the year in my Patreon Postcard series project. With that 6th card I'm now half way through the year's production goal of 12 cards! My May Mother's Day themed postcard is now available on Etsy, as is the June Father's Day postcard. It's… Continue reading May and Mother’s Day!

Plant Parenthood
Secret Lives Of Plants

#SecretLivesOfPlants 09 – Plant Parenthood

For all those plant puberty challenges that arise, good to know that they can count on Plant Parenthood. 🙂