Who’s Ready To Color…?

  Guess what's ready  just in time for Holidays?! The weather is cooling down and the days are shorter, but that doesn't mean you can't find some creative and fun ways to distract yourself. Pick up a copy of my newest coloring book, DOGS RULE & CATS DO TOO A hand drawn collection of unique … Continue reading Who’s Ready To Color…?

Dogs Rule & Cats Do Too….

All my art supplies are packed up and stored temporarily. Frustrating when you are feeling a pretty strong urge to create, right?Next best thing? Ipad Pro & Apple Pencil(this is not a paid advertisement-however, I have to say that I love my devices! They have yet to disappoint! The apple pencil is pretty amazing and … Continue reading Dogs Rule & Cats Do Too….

Abstract Expressions Volume 3

Sneak Peek of what is in Volume Three...Each of these images have been created with my new iPad Pro and Apple Pencil... I highly recommend them both! SNEAK PEEK ABSTRACT EXPRESSIONS VOLUME THREEBY VALERIE DOWDY COPYRIGHT ©VALERIE DOWDY ART 2016ALL RIGHTS RESERVEDI've used this quote before, but its worth repeating...life is about using all of the colors … Continue reading Abstract Expressions Volume 3

Donde esta Santa Claus?

Have you entered Abstract Expressions and AmazonGiveaway?Contest ends Dec 3, midnight Good Luck!!Enter Abstract Expressions & Amazon Giveaway Here!___________________I just love out of the box thinkers...this, just landed in my number one spot for most unique holiday gift commissions! Donde Esta Santa Claus?12 x 24 inch pre-stretched canvasprivate commission ______________________To see more of my holiday commission pieces check out my facebook … Continue reading Donde esta Santa Claus?


As it always seems with my life and work, things come in a "feast or famine" sort of waving pattern. THREE events to cover in one weekend! Go figure. But, with the help of Ashley, Amy and Co-Author Daniel, we successfully represented all three events in two days!  A few months previously, I was invited … Continue reading feasting..

Don’t miss out on your chance for a pre holiday sale….

UPCOMING EVENT:Join me at my coloring book station, and help me bring to life the HUGE 20 x 30 inch Celtic Inspired Coloring Book Page there will also be coloring sheets for the younger coloring fans. Big Stone Gap Celtic FestivalSeptember 26, 201510-3:00 pmABSTRACT EXPRESSIONS COLORING BOOK PARTY*coloring books for sale at the event*ONLINE FRIEND & FAMILY SPECIAL: MENTION THIS ADD FROM SOCIAL … Continue reading Don’t miss out on your chance for a pre holiday sale….

Brag Post….

There are few of us today are seen without our phones, iPads, kindles or personal choices of tech products. We openly share/post where we are and what we're doing at just about any given moment, all across various social medias. But, I have discovered something unexpected. People are shy about sharing their finished/interpreted coloring pages. … Continue reading Brag Post….