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Chelsea Ward
Attended University of Texas at Austin
Lived in Castiglion Fiorentino, Italy
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A GORGEOUS Cinco de Mayo themed photoshoot from a couple weeks ago
A couple weeks ago, some lovely and talented ladies I know organized a little photoshoot. The theme was Cinco de Mayo and I was asked to make a chalk sign, a guestbook and a mock invitation suite. I was so excited to par...
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A peek at my sketchbook from my road trip to Oregon
Heading into my road trip to Oregon over spring break, I knew I wanted sketch while on the road. Usually the only time I really ever dedicate time to sketching is when I'm in Europe. So I decided to grab one of the mixed pape...
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A new blog post at last! And a peek at my 2016 weekly project, Penny and Lane! 
After wrapping up my 2015 weekly project, Weekly Postcard Love, I wanted to try another weekly project for 2016. I loved mailing postcards all over the world but this year I wanted to try something a bit different. As Sketc...
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A new blog post, finally! 
Eek! Happy New Year everyone! 2015 flew by for me, and so much happened! The whirlwind started almost a year ago in January 2015 when Instagram listed me as a suggested user. And it just got crazier from there. In 2015, I...
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There's a brand new blog post up on the blog! 
I've been working late hours and posting teasers galore and last Thursday I finally revealed all the big changes! It may not seem like it, but there are quite a few changes and improvements to my little Sketchy Notions world...
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https://www.etsy.com/listing/151029442/hand-printed-fat-leaves-blank-artist Adding some new lovelies to the shop today! Lots of framed mini illustrations and a handful of hand-made books! 
This one of a kind artist book is a unique little treasure. It is covered in hand-printed paper, from hand-carved linoleum blocks...and its
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A new blog post about a custom PROPOSAL book!
I get a lot of very sweet commission requests. Every now and then, there's one that comes along that scares the hell out of me. A commission so big and so sweet that I'm terrified of screwing it up, and ultimately screwing up...
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An update...finally! Lots of news to share!
Hi friends! Long time no blog, I know. Things are busy as you may expect. LOTS of new projects and collaborations are brewing and I'm terribly behind on sharing all my recent work too. When things get crazy, Instagram seem...
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A peek at my newest custom children's book! Little Aiden and his adventures around the world...
A few days ago I made one of those "Best of Nine 2015" Instagram collages. After it compiled my most liked photos from last year, I was bummed. Not a single one of the photos were of any of my art. In fact, two of them were "...
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A new blog post! At last! 
Hello friends! Holiday prep mode is in full swing here in the Sketchy Notions studios, which typically results in another "long time, no blog" post. I'm also still pretty far behind in sharing my recent projects. So far behin...
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http://www.sketchynotions.com/ new shop with new goodies! 
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freelance illustrator and children's book writer
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Castiglion Fiorentino, Italy - Austin, Texas - Ballard, California
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Hi! I'm Chelsea, the hippy//gypsy artist.
 
Check out my blog, website, or Etsy shop to keep up with all my art making, travels and creating.
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  • University of Texas at Austin
    studio art, 2006 - 2010
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