I have not had a permanent home in several years now, since I became too disabled to work. It's been a struggle and I feel so blessed to have my family, extended family, and all my blogging friends helping and encouraging me along the way.
It's easy to throw clothes and essentials into a duffel bag,
I'm pretty much a pro at that.
My art supplies are a little more difficult.
I was constantly setting up and taking down art spaces.
It became more difficult each time.
I had to find a better way...
My "Art Base Camp" is at my son's in the spare room/office.
This is where I store canvases, acrylics, and all my paper stash.
When I go somewhere else for a week or so, I have
Since I love drawing, colored pens and pencils and my art journal, it was essential to always have them with me.
Here is my pencil/pen/journal bag.
Everything fits quite nicely!
Pencils, scissors, journal, pencil sharpeners and erasers.
Sharpie markers, micron markers, fabric markers, eye glasses and somewhere in the bag is usually my cell phone charger too!
Next is my watercolors.
They travel well and go perfect to add color to my drawings:
I picked up this cute leather bag at the thrift store for $2.00!
Look what it can hold:
Always with me is this little dish that serves a lot of purposes but mainly reminds me to find inspiration:
I almost forgot the most important item:
This is a strong, lightweight, plastic folding table my son bought at WalMart for me!
All of this is perfect to carry around and provides enough mediums to keep me busy.
Have a Magnificent Monday and a great week!