Blogs

Finding Myself with a Website...

June 18, 2018, 7:11:19 PM

I have no clue how many, if any, of your will recall that I've had some sort of website to fiddle with since I was 13 years old. Well,...

The Wheels on the Bus.

June 20, 2018, 3:21:58 PM

I am an active user of my local public transit system. Meaning if I am going somewhere by myself, I'm likely to be on a bus. No, I'm not...

The Website is ALIVE

July 2, 2018, 10:56:34 PM

After toiling with it for about 2 weeks I felt confident enough to drop the funds on upgrading and launching the website. If you're...

Does anyone still Use DeviantArt?

June 19, 2018, 8:00:14 PM

DeviantArt was the site that every single teen with a remote interest in art or visual aesthetics was obsessed with when I was younger....

I hate Mornings...

June 26, 2018, 6:29:46 PM

“People who get up early in the morning cause war, death and famine.” ― Banksy, Banging Your Head Against a Brick Wall Every single time...

#drawthisinyourstyle YoshiSquared's Demon Psychic

July 4, 2018, 3:17:31 PM

I was scrolling through the hashtag #drawthisinyourstyle on Twitter and I came across something by an artist I was already following,...

My first Blog Confession

June 24, 2018, 2:57:55 AM

I have decided to write my first blog confession. I'm finally in a place where I feel mentally prepared to make these sort of posts. I...

Insomnia: Part One

June 26, 2018, 4:07:02 AM

Why am I naming this post ''Part One"? I get random bouts of imsomnia pretty often. So often that I am predicting more of these posts....

Why You Need to Make your Own Custom Fonts

July 5, 2018, 12:30:39 PM

As an artist that would someday like to develop and work on a successful comic of some sort, fonts are something that are frequently on...

I'm a professional Amateur.
26/06/2018
There is a quote from Ralph Waldo Emerson that has always really resonated with me. Every Artist was First an Amateur. I strongly believe...
Discovering Hope: A Short Story
29/08/2018
She leaned her body hard against the wall behind her. Her body shook as bitter tears burned through her eyes and poured down her cheeks....
New Self Portrait: I impressed myself
12/09/2018
I know I was just talking about artists being hard on themselves, and how I'm struggling with my own style and blah blah blah... HOWEVER,...
This is a test post...
20/10/2020
The best part about this is that I will likely never go back and delete it. If you're reading this... Comment "wahooo!" On a post on my...
I Love My Watercolor Sketchbook
21/07/2021
A short tale about making smarter paper choices for my art.
I've made WAY too many GIFs...
16/07/2021
I'm not sure if I'm exaggerating or not actually. I just thought it would be fun to throw some of my favorite custom GIFs that I've made...
Don't Kill my "Vibe": 3 Simple habits for happier days
19/07/2021
I've been trying to live life a little more "mellow" lately. It's been a little bit difficult but not impossible.
I'm Doing Another Giveaway!
02/08/2021
I am giving away 3 Acrylic pins featuring my artwork!
Vague Sort-Of Almost Announcement Post
25/01/2022
I'm about to make some pretty dramatic changes to the way that my streams and videos will look going forward. I wouldn't call it a total...
Create your Own Custom Font without Special Software
05/07/2018
I bet you've already sifted through an obscene number of articles detailing to you how to use Adobe Illustrator or Photoshop to create...
Done with #Patreon? Try #KoFi!
17/02/2019
It isn't a secret that Patreon and it's users have been dealing with some issues lately. Either they've been closing down creator...
What the Fuck is "Spook Hole"?
25/06/2019
Greetings! I'm very excited to announce that I will begin promoting my upcoming web series that I have titled "Spook Hole." This series...
Beautiful Monsters are Here!
26/08/2019
Beautiful Monsters is a themed art collection by indie artist, Leanore. Featuring unique faces created in traditional watercolor.
I started a #Podcast!
25/11/2019
Get Lost with Leanore is a podcast where Leanore talks about art, comics, movies, shows, and everything that goes along with it!
TILT Issue 1: an #Indiecomic Fulfilling & Still in Demand!
02/07/2020
TILT is an indie, crowdfunded, comic that is written and developed by Doc Hog. It's an action tale surrounding the character Jennifer Polar.
My First Art-Print Giveaway!
10/05/2021
Hey, Hi, Howdy, and Hello! You didn't read that title incorrectly, I'm hosting a giveaway on my OfficialArtLife Twitter account! What you...
Website Updates!
18/05/2021
Here's a breakdown of the recent updates and improvements that Leanore has made to the site.
The Pin Giveaway Winners Have Been Chosen!
14/09/2021
I've run the list of Giveaway entries through a randomizer and gathered a list of 3 winners who will be emailed this evening at the email...
Hey You! Guess What!?
05/12/2021
Ko-Fi Membership Tiers are Here! As you may have noticed, by now, I have recently made the update to Membership Tiers over on my Ko-fi...
ARTiculate with Me: June 3rd
21/05/2022
The first video is in the can and scheduled to premiere in the afternoon on the First Friday of June. (Did that Rhyme?)
Why #ComicBook Lovers should be reading Alterna Comics
27/03/2019
If you're already a comic book lover, or if you're just interested in checking out the medium... Alterna Comics is a MUST HAVE publisher...
J. Scott Campbell Appreciation Post!
24/05/2021
I found this post, barely started, in the drafts and decided to open it up to finish and post it. What made me laugh out loud is that the...