My friend Cheryl Grigsby owns a paper arts studio in Colorado called Rocky Mountain Memories, and they’ve organized an online art auction to benefit those who suffered from the severe flooding in that area last fall.  All of the details are here, and the auction link is here. I donated this canvas, and there are many other donations from…

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Compendium Challenge Hello and welcome to our 3rd challenge from The Compendium of Curiosities Volume 3.  We were all amazed by the creative entries for Challenge #2 — thank you so much — winners will be announced on Tuesday!  This third challenge focuses on Faux Tea Roses  (pg 65 of Tim’s book). You’ll find all the information…

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Today the A Call to Art auction goes live in support of GirlRising (a global campaign for girls’ education) and #BringBackOurGirls.  Today marks once month since nearly 300 schoolgirls were abducted in Nigeria.  I can’t imagine the anguish they and their families are experiencing.  There was a video released on Sunday showing at least 120 of…

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Wall Hanging with ATCs CC3C is short for Compendium of Curiosities, Vol. III (Tim Holtz’s new book) ~ the third C directs us to Linda Ledbetter’s new challenge blog which will host challenges every other week based on the techniques in Tim’s book. I’ve created a wall hanging for this one. I’m so honored to be…

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Today I’d like to share an experience I had at CHA to help bring awareness to a non-profit organization called Charity Wings. Elena Etcheverry founded this organization which provides free art classes to kids and organizations in her community.  Elena is the most inspiring and energetic leader you can imagine, and she  coordinated with Lorine…

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