Collage Art, Step by Step

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Giveaway is now closed. Many of you are new readers and viewers of my art. Occasionally I want to bring back a post from several years ago and share techniques with you that I may not have touched on recently. Today’s post is one of those. I’d like to walk you through how I made… Continue Reading


Hahnemühle Report & Art Book and a Giveaway!

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GIVEAWAY IS NOW CLOSED. Winner has been contacted. Thank you for participating <3 Get ready for an all inclusive post. To start with I am going to review Hahnemühle‘s Report & Art Book using a bunch of different products. And I am going to wrap this post up with an international giveaway opportunity just for… Continue Reading


Peerless Water Color Review

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I first heard about Peerless Water Colors in a Jane Davenport online class I was taking. These nifty little sheets of paper hold highly concentrated pure, intense color. The description from the Peerless page includes words like intense strength, absolute solubility, clean color and convenient. The color adheres to one side of a specially designed… Continue Reading


Simple Tombow Tutorial

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So simple to use your Tombow dual brush pens to make beautiful watercolor backgrounds! Absolutely no talent at all is required! Hahaha! I promise! Anyone – yes, even you – can make beautiful backgrounds to tangle on or use in your art journals or to make wonderful gift cards. Here is how: Very few supplies… Continue Reading


Mixed Media Wood Board

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Many of you did not follow my old art site The Creator’s Leaf. The one before Artangeology. Occasionally I am going to pull out one of those tutorials and repost it here and today is one of those days. This was a super fun project and it currently lives in Alabama with a sweet family… Continue Reading


Hahnemühle’s New ZigZag Book!

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Get out your paints, and your pens, and your inks, and your markers because Hahnemühle has something new and it is meant for you! Think awesome and amazing and you won’t even be close! I realize the type of art I make is just one of the many out there, but it is also the… Continue Reading


Ken Oliver, Dylusions and Hahnemühle

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Lately l have been playing with liquid watercolor, trying some old techniques and some new techniques. Seeing what works and what doesn’t. Yesterday I pulled out a couple bottles of Ken Oliver’s Liquid Watercolor and I want to show you what I did with them. This project began in my Report & Art Book from… Continue Reading


Chunky Junky Journals

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Oh, wow! My friend Robin Mead of Robin Mead Designs is making these wonderful chunky junky journals and she sent me one! If you want one, Robin is taking orders to make these according to your needs. I’ll give you a link in a moment, but let me show you mine first. Talk about beautiful… Continue Reading


Tangling With a Glass Dip Pen

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A year ago I was seeing glass dip pens popping up in my Amazon feed. A load of them. And I had never tried one before so I thought I should rectify that situation and ordered a cool dip pen. Of course it was teal-ish in color. Isn’t it pretty? I paid about $8.00 on… Continue Reading


Tissue Paper Backgrounds

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The I Dare You! prompt in Tangle All Around this week is to make colorful backgrounds using tissue paper. (I posted a tutorial here.) I remember how much fun it was to make these backgrounds the first time, so I pulled out my tissue paper and played again. I bought this tissue paper on Amazon…. Continue Reading