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SCRAPBOOKING. CARDMAKING. PAPERCRAFTING

Traveling Dandy

Welcome to another Sunday, grab some coffee while you enjoy my post! Do you all remember my Mad Scientist….well this little canvas which I’ve named the Traveling Dandy is the second in this series of canvases feature Tim Holtz stamps! img_2352-950x638 I clearly read a lot of historical fiction, and…

Day 6 of the #12daysofholidaygiftwrap…

Hello friends! We’re back today with yet another gift bag for your holiday gift wrap inspiration! This bag is a full lunch bag size and it was created after I made my own snowflake stencil.  There are several snowflake stencils available (two different ones in the Love is in the…

And baby makes 3…

Well, I got a start on the baby layouts on Father’s Day, and I just kept on going from there!  As a result, I have another Archie layout to share today! newfamily-red I began with a sheet of white-washed wood grain from the Kaisercraft Ooh La La line, keeping the coral…

Little Details

Last week I shared an art journaling style layout, and today I’ll be continuing my “series” of mixed-media scrapbook pages. For a long time I was wary of anything to do with mixed media. Generally, traditional mixed media has a very different style than mine. Personally, I prefer light, bright…

Stencil this…

Good morning friends! So I was playing again with my Oxide inks and this is what was produced!  I only intended to make one card, but you know how it is, you need to practice with new materials to know exactly how they’ll perform.  And when you practice, sometimes you…

DIY Abstract Watercolour Art

Morning! Large, textured art pieces can make a huge statement as part of your home decor, but not everyone is able to collect original art. For those of you who don’t have the resources or inclination to become  art collectors, I have something a bit artsy to share with you…

Did You Hear About the Artist Who Painted in Jail?

He had a brush with the law. Cheesy, I know. It’s an absolutely awful joke. BUT, it goes with my post. Paint. And Chasing Dreams. I’ve been feeling very inspired by mixed media, art journaling, & the bright Spring colours in the store lately. And since I’ve been teaching the…

Two Sweet Girls…

These two are my great-neices, and are just a cute as the day is long!!  I’ve been kept well supplied by their grandma, with photos and videos, and I look forward to returning the favor with my own so-to-be-born grandchild!! sweet6So, I felt both, like doing some watercolor painting and…

Some home decor….

I hope y’all aren’t tired of gold yet.  I’m not. Hobby Lobby isn’t. foilpillow5 I recently attended my first Pinner’s Conf in Scottsdale, AZ.  It’s just what it sounds like.  A show where you and me (the Pinners) can go and see and learn from the people who make/do the projects…

Seven Layer Layout

Hello again! Grab your coffee, smooth those wrinkles out of your jammies and let’s look at a layout. Oh, it’s just me in my raggedy jammies and slippers. Alrighty then. __________________________________________________________________________ I was so excited to get my Prima watercolor palette from Lori and start playing with it! Last week,…