Embossed Imagine Tag

Hello! I made the background for this tag using lots of Distress Inks.  Did you know they are embossable? I can still remember the first time I saw…

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…

“Listen” Art Journal Page Tutorial

Hello! I’m back today with a tutorial using Darkroom Door’s new foot-long Numbers border stamp.  The focal point on this page is an expression that always resonates with…

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…

The Kathryn Wheel, Part 12 (and calendar review)

Art Journal Calendar Have you ever made an art journal calendar?  This post was initially shared in December 2012. These pages are all part of Kate Crane’s calendar…

One Stamp, Many Ways (#4)

Hello! I’m back with One Stamp Many Ways and sharing four projects today as part of this occasional blog series. I’m focusing on an empowering sentiment stamp this…

Small Art Journal Pages

Do you like to work on small art journal pages? I usually work in big books, but I enjoy experimenting in a wide variety of sizes. I found…

The #100dayproject ~ Part 4

Coming into home stretch…. I’ve completed 80 days of art journal techniques and am beginning to see the light at the end of the tunnel! Small Squares –…

The #100dayproject ~ Part 3

A daily creative process The #100dayproject has passed the halfway mark… thank goodness!  Today I’m posting my projects from Days 41-60.  If you’re interested, you can see the…

The #100dayproject ~ Part 1

Welcome!  Today I am sharing twenty pieces of small art.  These were my posts for Days 1-20 of the #100dayproject on Instagram.  My friend Jessica told me about…