Art Is You 2015

I’ve created a new page on my website to highlight the three workshops I’ll be teaching at Art Is You Mixed Media Art Retreats in Stamford this fall. All the details are right here, including links to prior posts I’ve written about my experiences at Art is You as both a student and an instructor:…

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Compendium of Curiosities 3 ~ Challenge #26

Can you believe it’s CC3 Challenge 26? That means we’ve been doing this challenge for a whole year now. Welcome to the newest challenge celebrating Tim Holtz’s book, the Compendium of Curiosities, Volume 3.  The theme is Smudge Stamping (found on page 42. If you still need a copy, you can get an autographed copy from Tim right here.) Our…

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Tag ~ Video Tutorial

imagine tag art video tutorial

I’d like to share a mixed media tag video tutorial with you today. I made it with DecoArt Paints and a variety of stamps and stencils. Mixed Media Tag Video Tutorial Please click the image below or watch it on YouTube. Managing the Speed I’m learning a lot about editing and will try to do…

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Compendium of Curiosities 3 ~ Challenge #25

Art journaling with Tim Holtz -Sizzix dies (Marjie Kemper)

Watercolor Paper + Dylusions Ink Sprays This post contains affiliate links. I’ll receive a small commission if you purchase products through my links. It won’t affect your cost in any way.   Welcome to the new challenge celebrating Tim Holtz’s book, the Compendium of Curiosities, Volume 3.  Our new challenge is to use one of the new Sizzix…

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Art Journaling ~ More from Dina’s Classes

Last month I shared a post about an art retreat I attended in Florida with Dina Wakley and Dyan Reaveley. Here are 3 more pages from the Dina classes, with close-ups below: I so enjoy Dina’s teaching style and I loved taking the classes but I know these pages aren’t ‘me’ so I’ve been thinking about what to…

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Customized Art Journal Cover ~ Spellbinders Partner Blog Hop

It’s my pleasure to be part of the Spellbinders Partner Blog Hop today.  I’ve decided to jazz up an art journal cover, so it has a bit of personality of its own, right there on the outside. I created this cover with products from the DecoArt media line and Spellbinders dies. Please visit the DecoArt blog for a full step-by-step tutorial with…

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