Zentangle white out art

Started out with doing some Zentangle art .    then some white stenciling of different sizes of circles with  paint… and some red script stamped on the white paint. Using regular  ACRYLIC Paints. Next I stamped a Rose with black paint and let it dry, then out lined it in White using a WHITE OUT PEN..Continue reading “Zentangle white out art”

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”

Every one loves free e- magazines….

So I have my collection on pinterest and thought maybe it was time to share these wonderful free magazine that I found  over the surfing on the internet I do. http://pinterest.com/rosebudinnh/online-magazines-for-free/  

blending black,white,red background for art

stared with white outline frame using a old credit card or mail trash credit cards,{lol}  paint red  from middle down then wipe card clean and with credit card scrape a black line at bottom area of page, now mix white paint and red so looks slightly pink scrap a layer on the top area.

Did you KNOW Yasutomo makes PAN watercolors?

Well yes they do! found these at the Hobby Lobby… while on vacation, and theres a bigger bonus they are PEARLESCENT!!!!!!!!!!!!!!         and OH SO PRETTY………………………….   check it out a sweet case,  that has an insert on the lid for mixing your colors……….. so I have been playing with my make overContinue reading “Did you KNOW Yasutomo makes PAN watercolors?”

never let your mom trade for you!!

When we were children, we begged and pleaded for a kitten , finally we had the cutest little kitten ever…. My Little brother Rob, was just so excited and so were my little sister Donna and I…. We never left the kitten behind…. one day we got home from school and searched and searched, MOMContinue reading “never let your mom trade for you!!”

PAINT AND PEEL….with ranger non stick craft sheet…

choose 4 or 5 paint colors, I use acrylic paint for this, apply paint in strips squeeze it out add some dots ,circles whatever designs you like. Spread out the paint making it smooth , but not to deep , just sort of smoothing out and spreading , not to thin because you’ll be peelingContinue reading “PAINT AND PEEL….with ranger non stick craft sheet…”

paper clay and gold foil with fingernail designs from dollar store

Oh this was alot of fun adding mini beads, sparkles , gold foil flakes from tiny fingernail art designs that came in their own cute little bottles … NOW that I have your attention let me say how cool these little bottles are and you can make them over into necklaces also. but first IContinue reading “paper clay and gold foil with fingernail designs from dollar store”

more paper clay fun , lov this stuff………………….

I have been making necklaces, and beads,  hat pins,  flowers, leaves,butterfly’s, keys,just loving this paper clay, and experimenting with acrylic paint s sparkles, pearl ex, and then coating with Lisa P”s Magic-Glos UV Resin Dimensional Gloss for Crafts & Jewelry. love the results my necklace is a great example of how it worked. its justContinue reading “more paper clay fun , lov this stuff………………….”

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?”

Craft Tips for Creating with Paperclay® Products.

  Craft Tips for Creating with Paperclay® Products. 1. Working Surface – Place plastic wrap (pieces cut from trash bags work well) over your work surface to prevent sticking. If you’re working on a waterproof surface, moisten the area beneath the plastic to anchor it to the table. Waxed paper may also be used, but itContinue reading “Craft Tips for Creating with Paperclay® Products.”

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!”

new page for my upgraded catalog journal

I added a page in my new upgraded journal, I decided to use up some of my foils and experiment with my glue arts Glider gun , and it was so fun.    I applied   random strips all over the page,and then I took different color foils and rubbed them on, worked out GREAT. all theContinue reading “new page for my upgraded catalog journal”

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.”

Glue ARTs Glue Glider PRO fun tip

We all own some sore of glue runner type guns , This one is a favorite of mine it so easy  Take out the old Cartridge…  open new package and insert cartridge …  Throw away old Cartridge right?  OH NO DON’T THROW AWAY…. open up your empty cartridge take old tape off, then PULL theContinue reading “Glue ARTs Glue Glider PRO fun tip”

April showers bring May flowers swap…..With Edie Cournoyer

Another fun swap with Edie …I forgot to photo the first half of the swap with umbrella  , but I did get the photos of the 2nd half of the swap…             First I folded the mulberry paper in sections. then cut them into squares and then to random shaped circlesContinue reading “April showers bring May flowers swap…..With Edie Cournoyer”

today I thought I’ d share a great place for FREE printables

I love free gifts who doesn’t this is a great site for party prints for children’s party’s  I think that great blog finds is what Iam going to add to my blog, now … I hope you enjoy this blog , please leave them some blog  love….. because everyone likes to know you like theContinue reading “today I thought I’ d share a great place for FREE printables”

Make your own Glimmer Mist!

Glimmer Mist is quite expensive, but you can make it yourself! What you need is: a spray bottle (I found mine at Dollar Store – make-up-department), decoupage lacquer or PVA glue, PearlEx and water. In a spray bottle, mix equal parts decoupage lacquer and water, about 20 ml of each will go a long way.Continue reading “Make your own Glimmer Mist!”