Giving my artwork as a gift.


I’ve been playing around with the idea of giving whimsical house (or door) paintings as hostess gifts (either framed or made into ornaments). I’ve come a long way this year, in terms of my confidence as an artist, but there is something scary about giving my artwork as a gift! Regardless of whether or not I’ll get up the nerve – I’ve started painting. The house is my brother and sister-in-law’s. I definitely want to try another version!

Here are my steps:



Author: Eileen McKenna {my creative resolution}

Web and Print Designer living in New York. I blog about painting, illustration, and designing patterns. Inquires are welcome.

10 thoughts on “Giving my artwork as a gift.

  1. Keep drawing, one better each day

  2. I love this idea! So much more personal and thoughtful for the receiver, and fun for you to create!

  3. This is a fantastic idea! Who wouldn’t love a drawing of their house or door to document a time/place? Your style is so whimsical and fun. Love it!

  4. Adore these! What a great gift idea.

  5. Thank you! I just have to get up the nerve now!

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