Send in the snowmen!

Send in the snowmen!

Are you ready for the first snow fall of the year? Here on my side of the world things are just starting to get cool and snow may still be far away, but that does not mean I can’t start getting ready to create holiday art so you can decorate for Christmas, right?   I […]

I will braid my sadness

I will braid my sadness

This painting is very special to me. I love the beauty of her face and her soulful eyes. She is me, and I am braiding my hair. I wanted to share with you a bit of the process, how she started from a rough sketch on the canvas into a full fledged painting on this […]

Making friends is REALLY HARD

Making friends is REALLY HARD

I read this article about the difficulty of making friends and it totally resonated with me. I too have a very difficult time making lasting relationships and finding new friends I can trust, not just for chit chatting when I walk out of the house or while I wait for my kids at school. I […]

The evolution of Alice

The evolution of Alice

Every time I want to experiment and evolve, Alice in wonderland comes into view. There’s just something about Wonderland that entices me to create. Everything always starts with a sketch from my sketchbooks, then I transfer it to a blank canvas that will be the home of my next creation. Blobs of color start appearing […]

Sharing the process

Sharing the process

Lately, I’m getting obsessed with color pencils. I really love to see them ready to be used, all the different colors and textures really fuel my soul and I just want to get going and draw and paint. And since I love it so much, I want to share part of the process with you. […]

My interview with Miriam Schulman

My interview with Miriam Schulman

I’m very proud to have been interviewed by Miriam Schulman on her “Artist chats” series, where we talk about my latest solo art show, “Among princesses and wolves“, the motivation behind it and what makes me tick 🙂 But we also talk about my new upcoming online class, “Handcrafted Holidays” where I teamed up with […]

New art dolls come to lfe

New art dolls come to lfe

It had been some time since I made dolls, my art exhibition had me very busy painting and then summer vacation and looking after my kids came along, so I go on a pause during the summer months. But then the urge to create is very strong, and I really can’t stay too long without […]

Among wolves and princesses: An art exhibition

Among wolves and princesses: An art exhibition

On June 8th, 2016, I had the honor to have my second solo exhibit at Gameros Manor, in my hometown, Chihuahua, Mexico. The museum I showed is a beautiful Art Noveau mansion built in 1910 that now serves as the regional art museum of Chihuahua. I was lucky enough to show my art on one […]

Watercolor paintings for my class

Watercolor paintings for my class

I have been very busy lately getting the last details of my online watercolor class ready to start on June 6th. I created a lot of paintings to teach you different watercolor techniques and styles and now I am ready to show you the paintings I used on the class. This time, everything is centered […]

In Love With Frida

In Love With Frida

   “In love with Frida: A watercolor affair” by Danita is a painting class that will take you on a voyage into the world of watercolor. Travel with Frida into a magical wonderland of color and texture that will feed your Soul with the desire to create beautiful things with simple materials: Paint, Water and […]