Illustration & design by Kim Malachowski
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Art Workshops

Watercolor and Wine April 15th Workshop

Watercolor and Wine at WAYFARE! This was the first time I took Watercolor and Wine to a new location! We all had a great night painting pineapples, color wheels and hand-lettering posters. Take a peek below at what you missed and remember you can still sign-up for Watercolor and Wine April 29th at Sourced Collective. Thank […]

Art Inspiration Palette Mix

Palette Mix #1

Welcome to the new blog series Palette Mix! Music & art go together like sriracha and pizza (is that just me???). When I am painting I always have music playing that is going to set the mood;) Usually it is something relaxing but it totally depends on what I am working on. In this series […]

Watercolor and Wine Workshop March 2015 with Speak Wines image

Watercolor and Wine Workshop March 2015 with Speak Wines

Watercolor and Wine last month was exciting! The ladies from Speak Wines came by to share their wine with the class. I spotted the cutest-wine-eva’ a.k.a. Speak Wines on Instagram and I just knew I had to reach out to them. The branding and whimsical labels are spot-on and would be perfect for so many […]

Art freebies

Springy Desktop Backgrounds and Announcements!

H-E-L-L-O Spring! I don’t know what the weather is like where you are but it feels more like summer here in Laguna Beach. So much is going on this spring, it can’t be summer yet?!! I hope you will join me for some creative rest and relaxation before spring is over. First up, April 15th […]

Art Workshops

Watercolor and Wine February 2015 Workshop

Thank to everyone who came out for Watercolor and Wine in February! We learned about the color wheel and color theory, painting washes and clouds, wet-into-wet blending technique and a silhouetted tropical landscape painting. Below is a quick recap of the class, enjoy! Also, check out instagram for more workshop photos #watercolorandwine Join us for the […]


Boudoir Watercolor Series

Boudoir art is one of my favorite subjects to paint. It incorporates the beautiful female figure and adornment of the body. Watercolor lends itself to the sexy aesthetics of delicate lingerie and dreamy visions. The below images represent a client request for boudoir bedroom watercolor art. It began with a mood board of images and […]

Art freebies

Free Fun February Desktop Artwork

Cheer up buttercup! I got your monthly dose of desktop artwork:) Valentines themed, bright, cheery and a little bit weird. Which is your favorite?! oh hello there.