Ready for Spring Artist Trading Card (ATC)

I am ready for Spring! The calendar claims it started this week but all the snow piled up outside indicates something else. I decided to make a quick…

Heart Art for CHA

“Make Heart Art” sounds like a strange task to have on my To Do list, doesn’t it?  It was one of the most enjoyable To Do’s on my…

ATC with Sizzix Texture Fade & Diffuser (Tutorial)

ATC with Texture Fade & Diffuser Welcome! As part of  my self-imposed challenge to create #halfanhourofart whenever I can, I made this Artist Trading Card (ATC) today using…

#halfanhourofart

#halfanhourofart I have a proposition for you.  It’s free. It’s fast. And I think it will make you happy. Truly, personally, happy. I want you to give yourself…

Two Black Friday Discounts

Black Friday Sales for Online Art Classes It’s time for big sales on everything from classes to cooking supplies. One great advantage to online Black Friday sales is…

One Stamp, Many Ways (#5)

Welcome! I’m back today with another installment of my occasional “One Stamp Many Ways” series. This time I’m sharing three projects using a wood-mount stamp from Stampers Anonymous….

Art Is You Recap (2016)

This year’s Fall Art Is You Mixed Media Art Retreat has come and gone! I’ve blogged about this event many times over the years.  It’s truly an extraordinary event…

ATC Triptych Video Tutorial

ATC Video Tutorial Welcome back! Today I have an ATC Video Tutorial for you. As many of you know, I love making Artist Trading Cards. In case this…

ATC Tutorial with Distress Inks

For this ATC tutorial, I used stamps from Tim Holtz (Stampers Anonymous – Creative Collages CMS044) that are designed in a collage format to fit perfectly on ATCs. …

The #100dayproject ~ Part 5

Here’s the final installment of my efforts for #the100dayproject. I am SO glad I participated, and equally glad it’s over… I had no real understanding of how long…