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Little Coffee Fox

By Shelby Abrahamsen

I'm here to teach you how to unleash your creative side. Not only will you learn the essential techniques you need, but you'll also get the tools to start making creativity a priority in your life. With my help, you can build the life and career you want on your own terms. So what are you waiting for? Let's get started!

Watercolor Lettering - Wisdom Begins in Wonder
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Watercolors + lettering = WOW (& here's how you do it!)

We know watercolors are wonderful. We know lettering is lovely. But did you know you could combine these two mediums to create something that's even greater than the sum of its parts? Lettering with watercolor creates such a stunning, unique effect that makes your project pop -- but how do you do it? Thankfully, It's not nearly as hard as you think! Check out this post to find all of the materials, steps, tips, and tricks needed to take on watercolor lettering for yourself ⬇️ ⬇️ Read the...

12 months ago • 1 min read
Goals & Reward Contract

Want to know a secret, Reader? I'm constantly afraid that my art isn't good enough. Or original enough. Or dedicated enough. This fear held me back for years and halted my creative progress. Slowly but surely, I figured out how to work around this fear with small steps and tricks that helped me get out of my own way. The fear is not gone, I just don't let it control me anymore. And now I want to share some of those tricks with you, Reader, because I'm willing to bet you suffer from these...

12 months ago • 2 min read
Intuitive Art Page

We've all been there. You get a buzz of creative energy, like lightning in your veins. You go get your art supplies and you sit down to begin drawing. And as you stare at the blank paper, you realize.... You don't have any ideas. Nothing. Nada. Your creative well has run dry. This used to happen to me all the time. I would get so frustrated with myself and often end up admitting defeat after a few minutes to go watch TV or scroll through social media, dejected. What do you do when you have no...

about 1 year ago • 1 min read
Lettering Quote

Hey you! The beginning of any new year always starts with such high hopes and intense energy, but it doesn't take long before we fall back into our old routines. That's why it's important to shake up your day-to-day with new tactics and techniques to help you hit your new year's goals! So ask yourself: what can you do to change up your tired old routines to make your year more creative? In my newest video, I share 8 of my favorite tips to help get yourself unstuck and rev your creative...

about 1 year ago • 1 min read
About Me Page Spread Photo

Everyone knows that fear and creativity go hand in hand. We've all felt it at one point or another when we try something new -- that insidious doubt, that gut-wrenching anxiety. Fear plays an important role in creativity. When we engage in creativity, we're putting ourselves out there. We're making something new, unknown. And fear hates the unknown. The prehistoric part of our brain hisses and recoils from question marks and change. That's why we're all born with an instinctual fear of the...

about 1 year ago • 1 min read
Art piece of Woman with snakes

Do you feel like creativity might not be for you? Like art is for a special kind of person, and you don't have the "artist" gene? Are you afraid that you've missed the boat to become an artist, like you're too old (or not old enough, or not educated enough, or not interesting enough, etc, etc...)? If you said yes to any of these, Reader, then I only have one request of you. Give me a chance to change your mind. Watch The Video Cheers, Little Coffee Fox 👉 @little_coffee_fox |...

about 1 year ago • 1 min read
My 2023 Bullet Journal Setup

Hey Reader! I remember picking up watercolors all those years ago and being... nervous. The colors were so vibrant in my cheap palette, and the page was so white, so blank. I felt sure that I was going to mess it up. That's why I didn't really try for a very long time. I was so afraid of wasting my supplies with my awful scribblings that I avoided painting like the plague. I was terrified that I'd make bad art. And do you know what happened when I finally DID try? I made bad art. Oh, the...

over 1 year ago • 1 min read
November Bullet Journal Spread

Hey Reader! If you're anything like me, you probably have at least one blank notebook lying around somewhere. Maybe it's a cheap composition notebook or maybe it's a leather-bound journal with gorgeous, creamy paper. Either way, you bought it and set it on your shelf waiting for the perfect time. Now is that time 💪 Thankfully, there are a MILLION things you can do with your empty journal. Here are just a few ideas: Take notes for all your recipe attempts so you can improve next time you make...

over 1 year ago • 1 min read
Collection of Watercolor Galaxy paintings

As far back as I can remember, I've had a voracious appetite to try new hobbies. Every few months, I become obsessed with some new craft or skill and I want to know how I can do it myself. I'll itch to get hands-on with the craft and explore, experiment, and see what I can create. The problem is that I often only participate in that hobby for a month or two before my interest moves on. Then I'm left with the supplies sitting in my closet and a bunch of guilt that I wasted money on something...

about 2 years ago • 4 min read
June Bullet Journal Spread

If you've been following me for a while, then you know that I'm into watercolor bullet journaling. Like... really into it. It all started years ago when I first started adding little bits of art and lettering to my planner. Then I began creating small splashes of watercolors. It wasn't too long before I began making these wildly intricate painted pages. And boy oh boy, that got people's attention. I'm constantly receiving messages from people who want to know how I do it and how they can...

about 2 years ago • 2 min read
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