Thursday, June 7

pen & paint

have i got a treat for you today or have i got a treat for you today?!

the answer to that question is yes.

… 

meet my girl, lindsay.


here we are frolicking in the ocean with our babies in florida. our babies are not babies anymore and you totally cannot even see them due to hair situation i have going on.

she is my first blog friend turned IRL friend. IRL = in real life, for those who are not in the abbreviations bloggers use club. 

i love her a whole lot and the fact that she supplies beautiful art to decorate my home with doesn't hurt much either. i believe the only room in our house without a print or painting in it is the bathroom. which is about to change right… now. BOOM.



i could ramble all day about lindsay and pen and paint but really, buy her stuff. use that coupon code. you will fall in LOVE with your new art.


Hi, I'm Lindsay. I'm a busy mama of two silly little boys. I am a southern girl with a loud laugh, a sensitive heart and a little bit of sarcasm on the side. I like to draw and paint, a lot. After taking a bit of a break from the blogging and handmade world, at the beginning of 2012 to refocus on myself and my family, I picked up a sketchbook and an ink pen and started drawing. The more I drew, the more ideas I developed, and I saw the need to make a change in the name of my blog and shop of three years from Paint Me a Picture, to Pen and Paint. Now I am back gathering inspiration from the blogging and handmade community, creating happy prints. Every now and then I still love picking up my paintbrush and creating a fun piece of art.



GIVEAWAY: $25 shop credit to Pen & Paint

COUPON CODE: 15% discount using HEART15
(good through the month of June.)

Pen and Paint:
SHOP | BLOG
INSTAGRAM: @penandpaints
 TWITTER | FACEBOOK

to enter this giveaway leave a comment here.

extra entries (one comment for each):
- head on over to pen and paint and let me know your favorite item -
- tweet, facebook, or blog about this giveaway and leave the link here -
- follow lindsay's blog -
- like pen and paint on facebook -
- follow lindsay on twitter -
- follow me on twitter -
- follow my blog -

winner chosen by random.org and announced next week.

happy weekend my friends!

229 comments:

  1. you are also the jam.

    love the be still and know print!!

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  2. Wow, beautiful art!
    rebatink at gmail dot com

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  3. follow lindsay on the tweet machine.

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  4. tweeted giveaway!!

    thank y'all so much for the fancy chance!! xoxo

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  5. I like the "trust in the Lord will all your heart" print!
    rebatink at gmail dot com

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  6. ummm do I have to pick ONE item for my favorite?! That's so difficult!
    I guuuuessss if I had to choose, it would be the pink & green "Be still & know." Love that reminder and the design is just SO SO beautiful.

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  7. Following you twitter @tigg1990
    rebatink at gmail dot com

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  8. Following your blog!
    rebatink at gmail dot com

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  9. I love Lindsay's shop!

    nystrom.jen@gmail.com

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  10. tweeted 'bout it :) https://twitter.com/#!/elizabethrolf

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  11. My favorite print is the "She Turned Her Dreams Into Plans" print. LOVE.

    nystrom.jen@gmail.com

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  12. I follow Lindsay's blog.

    nystrom.jen@gmail.com

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  13. i follow lindsay on twitter @spoonosunshine

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  14. i like pen & paint on facebook!

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  15. i follow you on twitter @spoonosunshine

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  16. i've perused her shop several times before and i must say i'm in love with it all. i love all the pretty colors. in this very moment though i like the one up above "be still & know." i need that reminder a lot!

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  17. that nail polish print is soo cute!

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  18. Want her Be Still & Know one :)

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  19. and after looking at pen & paint, the state maps are my favorite item as well as the graduation print

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  20. Lindsay is crazy talented. Love her art.

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  21. Lindsay is crazy talented. Love her art.

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  22. Tweeted: @danielleburkleo has a @penandpaints giveaway going on. Want to win. You should too.

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  23. & i follow your blog on google reader...

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  24. & on twitter, hi tweet friend ;)@emilymorrice

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  25. and, lastly, i retweeted your tweet!

    https://twitter.com/danielleburkleo/status/210908997887332354

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  26. I adore the "do small things..." print, in teal.

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  27. i now follow her fantastic blog!!

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  28. Aaaaaand i just liked her shop on fbool! Im spent.

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  29. Love her work and Danielle you seriously have big hair in that pic- lol!

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  30. I would love to get the state print for my husband. He loves our state.

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  31. i would love the be still and know print.

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  32. i follow your blog. hollllla.

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  33. And I follow your blog on bloglovin

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  34. following you on twitter. feel special. i don't follow just anyone.

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  35. I like the happiness is handmade prints.

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  36. I tweeted- https://twitter.com/aftr_laura/status/210921768989368323

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  37. Lindsay is AMAZING. So jealous that you've met her IRL. ;) & I would love to own even more of her art!!

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  38. I think my next piece should be something with colorful coffee cups...love them!

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  39. I posted on FB- https://www.facebook.com/iamalongfortheride

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  40. I like pen and paint on FB.

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  41. I follow Linsday on twitter.

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  42. follow Lindsay on twitter @thesweetpetunia

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  43. and I follow you on twitter, too! whew! I'm done now! :)

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  44. Thanks for introducing me to such a fun, colorful shop!

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  45. ooh, favorite in her shop is "pretty is as pretty does" i love that one the most.

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  46. already a follower here : )

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  47. already following Lindsay, too.

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  48. just started following your blog!

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  49. I like the yellow flower scripture! Trust in the Lord...

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  50. Following Lindsay on twitter!

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  51. Tweeted about this :) thank you once again!

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  52. I am smitten! with her work! With Joy, Carey

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  53. I would buy anything and everything...Be Still first though, then a Texas print. Wondering if she would do a fruit of the Spirit print? With Joy, Carey

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  54. Subscribed by email...caret001@gmail.com

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  55. I already follow your blog. WOOT WOOT!

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  56. I am not a pen and paint FB liker!

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  57. Wow, I barely have time in my day to take a shower and she is doing this?!?! Amazing! Very talented. I wouldn't be opposed to winning, hint hint ;)

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  58. thanks for the new "print" love.

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  59. oh and my fav print is the "choose joy"

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  60. Oh my gosh, I love love LOVE her work!! Such a great giveaway!

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  61. My fave item is the "be still and know." Love it.

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  62. I liked Pen & Paint on Facebook!

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  63. Aaaand I'm now following her blog!

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  64. It is really hard to pick a fav, i love state love, be still and know, pretty is as pretty does, do small things with great love <3

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  65. her work is A-MAZING! I would put it in every room in our house.

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  66. I love the "she turned her cant's into cans and her dreams into plans" print

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  67. following lindsay on twitter

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  68. I am following you on twitter

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  69. I am following your blog Danielle :)

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  70. oh my goodness, thank you for sharing!!! i'm loving her style! :)

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  71. ok, my favorite piece from her shop is....ok, i have to pick two. the Be Still & Know or the one with the 6 coffee cups. LOVE!

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  72. I liked Pen & Paint on Facebook!

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  73. and I thought I was already a follower of your blog, but now I definitely am! :)

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  74. Ooh I just discovered her and I LOVE her prints. I asked for one for my birthday, too :) She's awesome!

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  75. My favorite item is the State Love print. But I also really like the quote: "do small things with great love"

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  76. I'd love a custom state print!

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  77. I would love to win one of those prints! She is so talented!

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  78. I liked pen and paint on facebook!

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  79. This is awesome! I want to win. :)

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  80. I am a follower of Take Heart!

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  81. My favorite print is the navy and coral Be Still and Know. Love it! Thanks for the chances to win!

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  82. Lovely giveaway she is awesome!

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  83. Love the nail polish print!

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  84. I love the Ohana print and the "she turned her can'ts into cans..." print.

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  85. I love the Ohana print and the "she turned her can'ts into cans..." print

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  86. I liked Pen and Paint on FB. :)

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  87. love the coffee cups. because i love coffee! ;)

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  88. I like Pen & Paint on FB------------State love will always be one of my favorites <3

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  89. I follow Lindsay on twitter :)

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  90. I love all of her prints!! My favorite would have to be either the choose smiles, love and life print or the tea cups print!! She is so talented!!

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  91. I can't choose a favorite. I love them all. The colors are amazing!

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  92. The nail polish print is my favorite!

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  93. I like Pen and Paint on Facebook (that's how I heard about this giveaway)

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  94. such inspirational pieces! I follow you mama!

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  95. I now follow Pen & paint's blog too!

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  96. I love the state prints as well as the yellow flowers scripture print as well!

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  97. And I liked Pen and Paint on FB, too!

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  98. i follow lindsay on twitter!

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  99. my favorite print is the trust in the lord with all your heart one! so cute!

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  100. and here's my freebie comment. i need to win mmmkay?!

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  101. Great giveaway. She is really talented!

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  102. Love lindsay! She is so so talented and super sweet in real life!!

    Xo

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  103. Lovely Work!!!
    Love Everything , every single thing from Pen&paint!! :)

    San

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  104. LOve it all!!
    Love every single thing from Pen& paint!! :)

    San

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  105. love it!!
    Love every single thing on pen and paint!! :)

    hope to win

    San

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  106. I love that be still print - one of my favourite verses!

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  107. Also, I follow your blog - love it!!

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  108. Thanks for the giveaway chance - and for sharing this wonderful artist with us!

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  109. how do you even decide on what you want? her state pictures, the camera print, "be still"... i could spend a LOT of money there!!!

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  110. i also started following her blog!

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  111. love love love everything she does!

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