Springing the Spring Garden 2015

Spring has sprung here. There’s no getting around it. It’s very possible that we’ll get a few more snow showers (after all, we live in Montana, where it snows in August and it’s considered perfectly normal), but I think our days of snow coverage are ended. The crocuses are popping… Continue reading »

Mamalode Article and Etsy Shop! ~ 300 Part 1

No Capes Required (article link) Mamalode.com | by Dakota Nyght

This was really not what I had planned for my 300th post, but I haven’t managed to get it finalized yet, so I bring you Part 1 with two announcements (this post), and Part 2 (up on Monday). First, I’m super excited to announce that I’m up on Mamalode today with No… Continue reading »

When I grow up…

A flirtatious fantasy hummingbird by Dakota Midnyght Art (dakotamidnyght.com).

I find it difficult to talk about my dreams and what I “do,” because I get “the look.” You know the one… the one that says, “Really? You want to be an artist and make kids’ costumes? That’s not a real job!” I’m never sure how to respond to this type of practical… Continue reading »