Mandala Mashup

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Mandala Mashup. Basically you take four tiles and arrange them as you see above. Then you trace concentric circles that cover all four tiles. I started off with a couple empty medicine bottles, then a drinking glass, and a small plate. You could use a compass but I have never been good with those, so… Continue Reading


In Our Back Yard

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 Let’s play . . . What’s In Your Back Yard?   Hahaha! Mark has hunting cameras set up in the back and side yards. He checks them each week to see what kind of animals we have passing through. And let me tell you we have had it all. These pictures are from this past Sunday morning…. Continue Reading


Galaxy Explosion

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 A couple days ago I watched a video showing how to make a zentangle inspired galaxy on canvas. In that video Sam Taylor walks you through making your own galaxy. This is the one I made. You should try it for yourself.  I started with an 8″ x 10″ sheet of art board. Using a roll… Continue Reading


Get Your Color On Tutorial in Etsy Now

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I have many times been referred to as The Queen of  Color and I get many questions about how I accomplish such colorful backgrounds. The answer is here in my new tutorial: Get Your Color On – A Color Ink Spray Tutorial. And it’s available in my Etsy Store for immediate download. Using my step-by-step project guide, you will be… Continue Reading