Art Journal ~ Closer

Motivation Stamp Set Happy Wednesday! The sentiment in this art journal is one of four quotes from Tim Holtz’s new Motivation 3 stamp set. I love how positive…

Nelson Mandela Quote Collage

Nelson Mandela Quote Collage I had such a good time creating this project using a powerful Nelson Mandela quote on a very large heavy duty tag. These giant…

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…

Art Journaling Between the Lines, #3

Today’s subject is Art Journaling Make it Happen. Between the Lines Series Welcome! This is the third installment in my Between the Lines blog series.  It’s all about…

Art Journaling Between the Lines, #2

Today’s subject is Art Journal – Persistence. Between the Lines Series Here is the second installment in my new Blog Series, Between the Lines.  As you might know,…

“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…

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…

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…