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A Look Back – Acrylic Ink in Action!

May 4, 2022

A Look Back – Supplies are one of the things that really inspire me and it’s easy to amass a ton of them… and then kinda forget what you have. When I moved recently I was reminded of all the wonderful acrylic inks I have that are good for so many different techniques. It is … Continued

A Look Back – April Flowers

April 6, 2022

A Look Back – Here in the US they have a saying that goes “April showers bring May flowers” but hey, I’m ready for the flowers now LOL. My neighborhood is right there with me and in fact there are trees and bulbs making a colorful show every where I look. So I thought I’d … Continued

A Look Back – Thoughts on Perfection

March 2, 2022

A Look Back – As artists we are obviously very aware of the visual world and that means it’s easy to get caught up in getting things to look right… maybe even perfect… but what is perfection and who sets the rules anyway? I thought it might be a good time to give perfection a … Continued

A Look Back – Lady in Red (in my Art Journal)

February 10, 2022

A Look Back – As I was looking through my blog archives I started to notice a reoccurring fashion trend happening right there in my art journal. There were a lot of girls wearing red. I don’t know why. I usually gravitate towards black or something a bit more neutral. But in the world of … Continued

A Look Back – The Artful Tabletop – Cool Stuff You May Have Missed

January 5, 2022

A Look Back – As many of us retreat to our homes again I thought it would be good to look at some projects that can make dining at home feel a bit more festive. This is a collection of posts from the past that can help you think about using stamps and stencils to … Continued

A Look Back – 2021 Art Journal Pages – Cool Stuff You May Have Missed

December 4, 2021

A Look Back – I thought it might be nice to look back at Art Journal pages from 2021 to get a feel for the year. Let’s face it 2021 was a tumultuous year as we continue to struggle worldwide, and a lot of those feelings I got out in my art journaling. Ready for … Continued

A Look Back – Holiday Projects

November 18, 2021

A Look Back – let’s get into the spirit of the season and recap some of my favorite holiday posts from years past. If you’re looking for creative and crafty ideas for holiday decorating, cards, and such, this is a handy list. A Look Back is a blog series to show you some projects and posts … Continued

A Look Back – DIY Jewelry – Cool Stuff You May Have Missed

November 3, 2021

A Look Back – Today I sifted through my blog archives and pulled out some jewelry making posts from the past few years. Every once in a while my Creative Squad creates a jewelry project using my stamps and shrink film, and one time Kim and I got in on the action too during a … Continued

A Look Back – Inspired by Songs – Cool Stuff You May Have Missed 31

October 6, 2021

A Look Back – Today I’m looking at art journal spreads, projects, and even an old layout from 2009 where specific songs inspired me to create. I have always been a big fan of alternative and punk music but lots of times a song from an entirely different genre will inspire me. Poetic lyrics definitely … Continued