Stencil Hop with Nat Kalbach’s Circuit Stencil

This is an updated post from a 2013 blog hop I did showcasing the Circuit stencil Nathalie Kalbach designed for StencilGirl Products. When I first saw this on…

Guest Creative Guide at A Vintage Journey

It’s my pleasure to return to A Vintage Journey blog today as their guest creative guide. Are you familiar with AVJ?  They’re a challenge blog focused on vintage,…

Two Friends’ Favorite Blog Posts (#3)

Welcome to another installment of my occasional series called Two Friends’ Favorite Blog Posts.  Welcome to the third installment of my series called Two Friends’ Favorite Blog Posts….

Apron Project 2017

Apron Project 2017 It’s time once again for the annual fundraised for Hornsby Ku-ring-gai Women’s Shelter in Australia. The shelter provides temporary support and accommodations for women in…

Mixed Media Art Book Group – September

Mixed Media Art Book Group I was blown away by the response to the creation of the Mixed Media Art Book Group. Wow!  Within days we had 500…

100 Days of Artsy Index Cards, Days 81-100

Thanks so much for your ongoing support as I’ve worked through my altered index cards project.  I am delighted to wrap it up today with these cards, which…

100 Days of Artsy Index Cards, Days 61-80

Welcome to Artsy Index Cards, Days 61-80.  I’m nearing the finish line on this 100 Day Project.  This batch is my favorite so far. I’ve used a ton…

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…

100 Days of Artsy Index Cards, Days 21-40

Artsy Index Cards, Part 2 I’m back today with the second installment (Days 21-40) of my contribution to #the100dayproject.  You can see Days 1-20 here.  This year I’m…