ATCs For the Letter S

Remember that Facebook group I told you about called ATC Trades and Jams? Well they just ran a Letter S ATC Swap and I participated. Just sent my two ATCs off on their way to Michigan this morning. And they were so much fun to make! I pulled a bunch of supplies together and I… Continue Reading


Acrylic Play

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Working with acrylics is not my favorite thing to do. I like using them on a gelli plate and making prints, but painting backgrounds with acrylic? Well, I’d rather use watercolor. Hahaha! But I do think they turned out rather cool! Want to see? This is what I ended up with. I was shooting for… Continue Reading


Artfully Inspired Embedded Letter

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Joanne Sharpe has a year long online class she is currently teaching called Artfully Inspired Life. This is the first year I am participating. I’ve signed up for the class two other years but life happened. Hopefully this time I will be able to keep up and carry through. And so far I have started…. Continue Reading


Carol Boss, You’re the Best!

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Carol Boss, Marketing Services Manager for Hahnemühle USA, you are the absolute best! Most of you have been reading, and are familiar with, my product review posts for Hahnemühle. I know that many of you are now using Hahnemühle product because of those reviews. Well, there are actually four of us reviewers that have become… Continue Reading


Back to Basics

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Let’s go back. Back to the beginning. Back to what we learned to get us started. Back before we learned so much that it is hard to recall how we got hooked in the first place. Back. To the basics. What am I talking about? I am talking about tangling. The basics, the bare bones,… Continue Reading


More Inkredible Ink Backgrounds

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Someone asked me yesterday about Jane Davenport’s Inkredible Inks and how they compare with Dylusions Ink Sprays. There is no comparison. Dylusions will win hands down every time. You just can’t beat the bold, bright, beautiful colors of Dyan Reaveley’s Dylusions! With that being said, if Jane’s inks are more readily available to you, they… Continue Reading



Tombows and Marabu Graphix

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I want to catch you up on a couple pieces of art that I have completed. Just small pieces because that is mostly what I have time to do. Work in small increments. Otherwise I get discouraged that I never complete anything. Because. You know. Life. Recently I walked you through how I made this… Continue Reading


Dry Technique With Inkredible Inks from Jane Davenport

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It took a lot of work to reach this point of doneness – hahaha! – with this piece of watercolor ink art. A couple days ago, I walked you through two projects with Jane Davenport’s Inkredible Inks using an ink into water technique. The results were wonderful! Let’s see what happens if we ditch the… Continue Reading


Tangle Starts Does the Work For You

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Have you ever wished you could make a color background like this but were just too anxious to try? Didn’t have the supplies? Didn’t know where to begin? Good news – I have already done the work for you! Let me show you what I mean. This book published a little over a year ago…. Continue Reading