Monthly Archives: February 2016

Holy Exploding Plastic Bottles, Batman!

And this is why I have “studio” clothes…. Do you ever see interviews with artists and they’re wearing regular, clean street clothes?  I’m like “Really??  C’mon on, you NEVER get paint on your clothes (or your face or in your … Continue reading

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More Paper Beads….

I’m really intrigued by these little paper beads.  I made a few more and, this time, I used scrap computer paper.  It has text all over one side, but only the white side shows.  Instead of glue, I used Matte … Continue reading

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A couple little Journal Pages and a ZombieBird

It’s possible that, eventually, I won’t be able to use my studio, so I never want to regret not using it enough.  I mean, not in the near future, touch wood, but who knows, arthritis, bad eyes, zombie apocalypse – … Continue reading

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Paper Beads….

I felt like doing … something … in the studio today, but I didn’t feel like drawing or painting, or getting the clay out…. I’ve got tons of old books and magazines, and decided to make a few paper beads.  … Continue reading

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No-Sew Watercolor Art Journal

I saw this youtube video for making your own no-sew mini-journal https://www.youtube.com/user/KateJosTube/videos and decided to make one for myself.  It is ADORABLE!  Even tho it’s very small, different pages open up to different sizes, which makes it quite usable. Tied … Continue reading

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I finished a Journal!!

OK, I totally get why someone would work sequentially, page by page, in their journal, rather than drawing in ANY journal, on ANY page that they happen to open it to, because I just FINALLY completed all the pages in … Continue reading

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Old Journals…..

I was going through my journals the other day, and LOVED looking back at the older stuff, and being able to acknowledge that my skills ARE improving. I have a couple that are almost complete, but have a few empty … Continue reading

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