Erin Droese Designs Journal

April 2021 Recap

April 2021 Recap

Personally, April was a good month. Easter, time with friends, lots of sunshine and time outdoors, and new artwork released into the world! After pulling this recap together and reflecting on the month, I'm incredibly grateful for this Erin Droese Designs community. A place where I get to play with color and design, have an idea and then execute it, and share it with each of you. Whether you realize it or not, all of you are my collaborators. I'm thinking of time spent with my friends, what my mom would like in her living room, what would be a...

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Coastal Scenes - April 2021

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Coastal Scenes - April 2021

I'll be honest - this winter and first quarter of 2021 was hard. Not for one reason in particular; it just felt hard. Maybe it did for you, too? I found my motivation to create was lacking. Partial creative block, partial not having enough time. But more recently, I've found that these coastal scenes have started bringing me out of that funk. The gorgeous NC weather we've been having, the promise of summer, and the easy accessibility that my sketchbook and watercolors give me. Inspiration from past summers spent on NC beaches, as well as our trip to California last...

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November 2020 Recap

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November 2020 Recap

Y'all - November FLEW by! While the month flew by, each day was mostly spent at home. And for some reason - even though we have been in this semi-quarantine since March - it was such a sweet month to be home. We cleaned out part of our attic, bed side tables, the pantry, refreshed our bed with new sheets and comforter, decorated for Christmas! It was a month that felt like it was all about preparing our home and our hearts for the coming season, and just savoring the quiet moments. My favorite times this month have been watching...

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October 2020 Recap!

October 2020 Recap!

October 2020 has been an interesting month to say the least. Full of worries and uncertainty, but also full of good memories and rewarding moments for Erin Droese Designs. I am a big believer in documenting the good and the bad whether through journaling, photographs, or paintings. SO, I've pulled together this recap of October happenings at Erin Droese Designs. Enjoy!

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End of Summer

Learn more about the End of Summer Collection including details of launch date and the inspiration behind this collection. 

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