Can I have some more petite marshmallows in my hot cocoa?

Journal52 Facebook group   Week 6 Prompt: Window For this week’s prompt, think windows of opportunity, the view from your window, beautiful stained glass windows, quotes about windows – whatever resonates the most with you. You can paint, doodle, draw, collage – or a combination of all of the above – whatever you are mostContinue reading “Can I have some more petite marshmallows in my hot cocoa?”

Leave a little SPARKLE where EVER you go!

I finished another journal page , I wasn’t sure about adding it to the Journal52  Faceboook group , but decided to add it..  .And  Wow was surprised at how many comments I got there, And likes. I am thinking no one reads blogs any more that facebook is where everyone is now a days. but I amContinue reading “Leave a little SPARKLE where EVER you go!”

Mix media art journal for my Grand daughter

She is always looking threw my art journals and telling me she loves them. She is a very talented young girl , and loves to paint, watercolor, draw , So I am surprising her with her own art journal to do with as she likes…..

making Stencils for mix media art…..

I have made some stencils for glass etchings and different types of stencils for projects using different items, Plastic coating for furniture covers, it was really hard to  cut in small areas but great for a silhouette, and for etchings or paper stencil. Also used heavy card stock and then coated it with crystal lacquer, worksContinue reading “making Stencils for mix media art…..”

Using water Color tubes in place of GELATOs

Wanted to play along online with some artist but I had not gotten my hands on Gelatos YET… LOL so went for the next best thing I have on hand….I bought these a while back at the Christmas tree for $2.99 good deal, LOVE THESE wonderful colors……….. First thing was doing a photo transfer onContinue reading “Using water Color tubes in place of GELATOs”

Dream big

playing with my new stippling brushes working on inks and paints also tissue pasting.stamp on tissue then add glue mixture  or mod Podge to attach it gives a see threw look, very pretty… need to keep it straight, and not let the tissue fold when applying. just trying out new ways instead of glue thenContinue reading “Dream big”

my {SHE} girl art

a few years back it was called she art and they were mostly done with blank faces and no arms showing so it was easy to draw. no feet or some of them  just had a long dress. Well any ways they are back in again.  But now its girl art..    what ever face noContinue reading “my {SHE} girl art”

A really fun and crafty place I have found………………

Need some crafty inspiration, looking for a challenge? Love to share with others? Need a place to get some crafty inspiration? You have come to the right place, we have lots of fun groups you can join for free in our community. We love to share ideas, photos, tutorials and so much more! There areContinue reading “A really fun and crafty place I have found………………”

upgrading or altering a ballerina valentine

for graphics free got to  2013 http://www.freeprettythingsforyou.com I ruffly cut her out so you could see .  finish cutting and rounding off edges.. I gave her some pop up dots to give her dimension on some cards. added her tu tuu… some highlight pens and paint.  and layers of papers .. here s the 3 girlsContinue reading “upgrading or altering a ballerina valentine”

valentine make over

I choose this darling one to make over into a valentine days card for my Grandson, this is the before photo…. I really loved it.  added alot of highlights paints and background paper… Hope he likes it! just the fact he will be getting mail will be fun for him… auhhh too cute ………… wowContinue reading “valentine make over”

haunted house with spirits

I just couldn’t wait for my new Cricut cartridge so I started my card with out it.  I made my house by drawing over and over again and trying to size it just right.   I use bright Brilliance   inks for the back ground added by using a sponge. and dabbing , then I stippeled andContinue reading “haunted house with spirits”

sizzix bird houses…… Its a spring thing!

  sizzix bird house die cut is front made out of foamboard. I then traced the front and cut out for a back by hand…then made sides by eye as I dont measure. cut and recut to size., glued in place with my fabri-tac glue.cut a long roof out score a line down for the fold,and bend,Continue reading “sizzix bird houses…… Its a spring thing!”