Optimistic Worrywart

Art created by me, Mary Ruth Butterworth, and the adventures I have around Chicago.
#outforawalk #lincolnpark #chicago #hibiscus #flowers  (at Lincoln Park Nature Boardwalk)

#outforawalk #lincolnpark #chicago #hibiscus #flowers (at Lincoln Park Nature Boardwalk)

21/31 #inktober

21/31 #inktober

#morningwarmup #sketchbook #drawing #doodle #doodlersanonymous #moleskine #colourpencil #ideas (at Candied Island)

#morningwarmup #sketchbook #drawing #doodle #doodlersanonymous #moleskine #colourpencil #ideas (at Candied Island)

A little test for a possible sweater weather series… #test #gouache #painting #sweaterweather

A little test for a possible sweater weather series… #test #gouache #painting #sweaterweather

Hey friends, there’s only two weeks left to purchase any of the items currently in my shop! All purchases come with one of my inktober drawings for free! Just let me know which one you want, if it’s still available, it’s all yours! Check out my shop maryruthbutterworth.bigcartel.com¬†and treat yourself to some original art!

Finished! #painting  #gouache

Finished! #painting #gouache

20/31 #inktober #pigmainktober

20/31 #inktober #pigmainktober

#morningwarmup #sweaterweather #sketchbook #drawing #doodle #doodlersanonymous  (at Candied Island)

#morningwarmup #sweaterweather #sketchbook #drawing #doodle #doodlersanonymous (at Candied Island)

19/31 #inktober #pigmainktober

19/31 #inktober #pigmainktober

Sunday’s beer: Pecan Pie Porter #beer #clownshoesbeer

Sunday’s beer: Pecan Pie Porter #beer #clownshoesbeer