Flip Envelope Journal

attach your envelopes  spray stamp or paint. I used this beautiful paper from Recollections signature paper pad collection…. then used some decorative tape on the edges. and added paper snaps and string to open and close it. I add some paper for either photos or journaling.. I plan on adding photo card and placing itContinue reading “Flip Envelope Journal”

save those Clementines creates?…

OKAY so cool to turn into caddys .  used homemade glue.. {look in search my blog} and glue paper towels to create helps keep it sturdy and helps cover up the staples they use. do as many layers as you like. painted mine black to go with the napkin collage design . make sure youContinue reading “save those Clementines creates?…”

working on Fairy home made from bamboo and paper clay

started off with a bamboo place mat…. with some cutting and gluing.. then I made a paper cone and added paper clay to get the cone shape.. and glued it to the house.And then came some paint…… paint paint … some  Grandchildren helpers gluing leafs and pink rocks…grammy waiting on the jems and more rocksContinue reading “working on Fairy home made from bamboo and paper clay”

Prayer shrine

I made this pin and put Mary in the charm, Back in the old days they would take photos of the love one for the inside and place a lock of hair ,  first communion medal , holy medals , or prayer beads. And placed On the back a prayer card or tribute. I used myContinue reading “Prayer shrine”

new project coming soon…this is a sneek peek of whats being used..

Working on some ideas that I’ ve  had brewing , just didn’t get the items ,  ink , or something was missing to work on it..  Well I am back on this one… MORE INFORMATION COMING … just wanted to see if I could get anyones attention for this one. any guesses?  

face s are fun to paint

I am  practicing, painting faces its a paint over the face lesson to learn where and how to paint the eyes and nose ect. in the correct areas and it also help s you to notice where the shading goes. I really like how this is going. and hope to do more of this typeContinue reading “face s are fun to paint”

scratch napkin torn art off the list of things to try…..

I have been wanting to try this napkin torn art collaged on paint layers and white napkins . found some perfect ones to use..And like how this one turned out added some white lines with my white out pen.

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”

shabby chic ribbon tube………………… How do you store your ribbion?

This is one of my spools I made from ribbon tubing, I glued two together added some paper clay to it and thicken the top and bottoms. flowers, leaves,balls ,butterflys are all made of paper clay.even the key is made of paper clay. then I sanded them and painted them some were put under theContinue reading “shabby chic ribbon tube………………… How do you store your ribbion?”

Why… yes I really am a princess!

well I added another page in my upgrade magazine art book, I still lov that this book used to sell clothes and now its my art book……. Here’s the latest page.. I played with paint splatter using an old tooth brush. then used a tooth pick for the small lines of gold. drew the girlContinue reading “Why… yes I really am a princess!”

upgraded catalog into art journal.

gesso and glued a used DYER SHEET to the magazine cover first. then gesso the page.   Glue a couple pages together for extra strength also helps when you  apply the gesso, Make sure the Gesso is dry before doing your next set of pages.you can leave a couple pages without Gesso and glue water colorContinue reading “upgraded catalog into art journal.”

new flapper girl purses ideas

I have been so busy with the holidays and family events and yes…. facebook….. that I seem to post less of my art works and things… I will try to be better at posting more. Sorry… this is some photos of a flapper being born. hahaa…..First I drew her out line with a pencil onContinue reading “new flapper girl purses ideas”