Washi Tape Backgrounds Tutorial

I hope this washi tape backgrounds tutorial will give you some ideas for using up your stash of decorative tapes.  You can use this background idea on tags,…

Jumbo “Brothers” Collage Tag

Hi, friends. I’m back today with a jumbo “Brothers” collage tag using another Etcetera tag as my base.  These are the sturdy extra large chipboard tags Tim Holtz…

Artsy Index Card Tutorial

Welcome! Today I’m sharing how I made one of the Artsy Index Cards for this year’s 100 Day Project.  This is my second year participating in the daily…

Now is the Time – Art Journaling with Dylusions (Tutorial)

Announcement:  The winner of the OttLite LED BlueTooth Speaker Lamp is Debbie Goodrow. Congratulations, Debbie!  Email me your mailing address and OttLite will send the lamp directly to…

4 Mixed Media Art Classes You May Enjoy

Are you familiar with Craftsy? They offer online courses on tons of different topics and I am proud to be one of their instructors.  Producing a Craftsy class…

Combining Ink & Paint in your Art Journal

Today I’m combining ink & paint in one of my small art journals. Thanks for stopping by! This book measures 6″ X 8″, so it is 12″ wide…

Behind-the-Scenes Business Tip ~ How to Make Twitter Lists

Creating Twitter Lists saves time. That’s the bottom line, though I procrastinated for a long time before doing it.  This year I’m trying to streamline my tasks into…

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…

Monoprints with Stencils Tutorial

Have you ever made monoprints with stencils?  There are loads of ways to do this. My favorite is with paint and a Gelli Plate.  Monoprint with Stencils I…

#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…