Breaking in a Gelli Plate


Oooh! Isn’t that pretty! Today I am going to start walking you through the world of gelli plates. At least a little of what I know. There are so many ways you can make prints and so many ways to use the prints you make. But the most important point to remember is each print… Continue Reading

Week 8 is a Done Deal √


The 100 Day Project is in full swing and I am thankfully still hanging in there. Mostly. I am currently two days behind. I could count some of the color tiles I’ve been making but I really want to draw for each of the days. I am determined to do so. Let me show you… Continue Reading

Let’s Make Layers


I had been seeing all the beautiful Kelly Creates products online and thought it was time to try them out! I ordered a set of her beautiful Aqua Brush Pens when Blitsy was running a huge sell on them. Blitsy is a great way to find art supplies at an affordable price, as long as… Continue Reading

Arteza Fineliner Pens


A couple days ago, I was looking at the Arteza site online. Looking at their new brush markers and I came across something I had not thought about before. Some time back I purchased this set of Arteza Fineliner Pens. I have used them to tangle with a few times, but this time looking at… Continue Reading

Memorial Day Break


As we remember those who gave their lives to keep us safe and protect our way of life, also be thankful for those who continue to serve. I am taking a break from making art today to enjoy a day off. Not sure what we will do, but Mark and I will do it being… Continue Reading

No, It Is Not Still Snowing – hahaha!


Oh my word! That’s all I could think of to name this post. Hahahahahaha! Today I am pulling out an art journaling post from several years ago. Most of you are new readers since then – that was on an old blog. This should be new to you 🙂 . I was in an art… Continue Reading

Cloudy With a Chance of Rain


Rain! That’s about all it’s done lately here in Maine. Rain, rain and more rain, and oh, wait! That isn’t rain! Hahahahaha! It’s been a week and a half since I regaled you with Maine pictures. So it’s about time to show you more. Hahahahahaha! Mark and I have been checking out a diner a… Continue Reading

Distress Inks and Tangles


An easy post today. Tim Holtz put out these tiny little Distress Ink pads. And by tiny I mean about one inch square. Perfect for small spaces and some quick color! Aren’t they cute? Hahaha! That is a 3.5″ square Tile from Hahnemühle next to it. I just took the ink pad and rubbed… Continue Reading

Distress Oxide Sprays


This is going to be a picture heavy/very little words kind of post. The reason? I forgot to take pictures while I worked. Sorry. The Distress Oxide Sprays from Tim Holtz and Ranger are a load of fun! A bunch of awesome in a bottle! You can either spray them directly onto your paper or… Continue Reading

Week 7 √ The 100 Day Project


Today is day 50 of The 100 Day Project. I am caught up through yesterday – with a little assistance from my iPad for a few days – I just need to find time today to draw up a tile. I have about 20 laying on my desktop that I can choose from depending on… Continue Reading