Original New Orleans Themed Art by Debbie Ainsworth

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First Art Commission – Crystal Preserves

First Art Commission – Crystal Preserves

I got my first art commission!! Naturally, I am incredibly excited. A few weeks ago I reconnected with my old Riverdale High School classmates on Facebook. Wow. It’s been wonderful to see names I haven’t heard for 38 years suddenly pop up all over my […]

Debbie’s Process – Artistic Evolution or Finding My Own Style

Debbie’s Process – Artistic Evolution or Finding My Own Style

The more I paint the more I evolve into my own, unique style. It’s been a wild ride, since I like so many painting genres I wanted to take a whack at all of them! NOLA Night was my first foray back into painting. I […]

PG Window – A Painting for Me

PG Window – A Painting for Me

Back when I worked at an Uptown real estate office, they had this little display on the window sill of the ladies’ bathroom. I know it’s weird, but while I was evacuated during Katrina, this little venue kept cropping up in my mind. I kept […]

Working, Working, Working!

Working, Working, Working!

I have been really busy for the past few days, because I made a decision to commit myself to my art work. That means I’m treating it like a job, and doing some painting every day, whether I want to or not. The thing is, […]

Trying to Find Out Which Facebook Ad Gets the Best Response

Trying to Find Out Which Facebook Ad Gets the Best Response

One good thing about advertising on Facebook is that it’s cheap. You can run an ad for $5.00. For someone like me, who has never paid for advertising before, it gives me the opportunity to play around with different types of ads targeting different kinds […]

Worked on Digital Art Today

Worked on Digital Art Today

I have a sizable amount of digital art just sitting around in folders waiting for me to do something with them. Some don’t need much work. I had prepared them all for sale a while back, but I never got around to doing it. Another group […]

Do Something Productive Each Day

Do Something Productive Each Day

Easier said than done, but not if you lower your standards of the definition of productivity. đŸ™‚ That’s right, y’all! This is going to be an article about the lazy person’s guide to self worth through tiny accomplishments. See, you don’t have to build the […]

Debt and Unexpected Emergencies

Debt and Unexpected Emergencies

Every month it seems some new emergency crops up that keeps me from paying my credit card debt down. Though I recently began making almost twice as much as I used to, I have yet to see any benefit from it, because life keeps reminding […]