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COLOR, COLOR, COLOR!

It’s either FEAST or FAMINE these days for me here when it comes to my art!  After taking a long sabbatical and dipping a toe back in the water, in the space of just three days, I have two MAJOR projects that have launched.  The first one, my new book The Art of Crayon has just been released!  And as if …

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Published in Stamper’s Sampler!

Don’t you just love the Stampington & Company Publications?  I love to slowly savor each page as I soak up the gorgeous art and articles in each issue. The only thing better than reading one is being published in one!  I’m completely honored to have my Nifty Gift Project featured in Stampers’ Sampler Magazine this month!  I had so much fun creating …

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A Thousand Words

June Theme Travel Journaling June 27 – Week 26 Art Challenge: Photos and Words Journal Prompt:  A Picture is Worth a Thousand Words I have had to work way ahead in my journal as I am traveling most of the summer and at times was at a loss for inspiration.  Sometimes, creating on demand like this really zaps my ability …

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Home

June Theme Travel Journaling June 20 – Week 25 Art Challenge: Hometown Inspiration Journal Prompt:  There’s no place like Home “You had the power all along, my dear.” Who doesn’t think of the Wizard of Oz when you hear the phrase, ‘there’s no place like home?’  Picture closing your eyes and clicking those ruby slippers together three times while little …

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Nifty Gifty – A Free Tutorial!

I’ve had so much fun finding things to re-purpose in my studio and playing with my Art Fusion Stamps!  Here’s a little gift to celebrate!  Hope you enjoy this free little tutorial on crafting unique wrapping for plastic gift cards!  Enjoy!

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The Fabric of My Life

May Theme Touchy Feely (Texture) Week May 2-Week 18 Art Challenge:  Fabric Journal Prompt:  The Fabric of Your Life What is the fabric of my life?  I had to sit and really think about this. What is it made of, what is the foundation? What does it look like? What binds it together?  A recurrent theme for me this week …

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Art Pops {by Roben-Marie}

I had the pleasure of being asked to create samples for a new product by Roben-Marie Smith.  Roben-Marie is a wildly talented Mixed-Media Artist who has taken some of her art work and incorporated it into little “pops” or cards.  As an artist and a scrapbooker, I always love when a product can crossover and be used for both.  When …