Christy Beckwith

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So far Christy Beckwith has created 11 blog entries.

I’ve Moved!

By |January 19th, 2013|Uncategorized|

Hi, All! My blog has moved over to my shiny new website at http://cbeckwith.com/?p=545 I hope you will all join me there!

A Very Beckwith Christmas

By |December 11th, 2012|Uncategorized|

When Chris and I were first married we didn't have much money and lived in a tiny apartment. Our first Christmas together we decorated one of our house plants with handmade ornaments. Even though we live in a much bigger house and have space and money ...

Nile River Illustration

By |November 6th, 2012|Uncategorized|

 I'm working on a new illustration for Winter Promise. It's part of their popular Sea and Sky curriculum. It is for the section on Egyptian boats and travel on the Nile.   I started with a rough sketch and scanned it in.   I st...

Mystery Book for Kids

By |September 24th, 2012|Uncategorized|

Do your kids love a good mystery? Then they will love The Great Gumshoe: Case of the Missing Bear. I illustrated the book for Travelers Trunk Publishing. It was such a fun project."Teddy is Missing! Charlotte can't imagine her life without her best fr...

Coral

By |August 21st, 2012|Uncategorized|

One of my favorite trendy colors is coral. I have no love for coral on it's own especially in clothing. It tends to really bring out the blue in my skin tones and make me look a bit corpsey (is that a word?) But pair coral with mint, aqua, dusty ...

One Creative Year

By |August 20th, 2012|Uncategorized|

Who: I'm Christy Beckwith an illustrator, graphic designer, greeting card writer and mother of two little boys. I love to create visual imagery that is whimsical, charming and oftentimes humorous. What: One Creative Year is a personal blog proje...

Elephant Nursery Art for William

By |August 19th, 2012|Uncategorized|

  Custom Elephant Nursery Art Boy or Girl Poster by ChristyBeckwith More Nursery Posters I made a little elephant poster for William today. You can have one too if you like. Just click the image and edit the text. Hope you like it!

So much to do. So little time.

By |February 25th, 2011|Uncategorized|

I've been very busy with freelance work and family things. I'm going to keep updating as things happen but it won't be nearly as often. Here is a little taste of what I've been doing: I've been working with Winters Promise to create illustrations for ...

So much to do. So little time.

By |February 25th, 2011|Uncategorized|

I've been very busy with freelance work and family things. I'm going to keep updating as things happen but it won't be nearly as often. Here is a little taste of what I've been doing: I've been working with Winters Promise to create illustrations for ...