Category Archives: Paint

Here is the 3D star wreath!

Search AmazonProduct SearchI wasn’t going to post today, but I finished my wreath last night and I wanted to go ahead and post the results. I think it is quite nice. I especially like that it is all from recycled … Continue reading

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Finally got to paint!

Search AmazonProduct SearchWell, I have been following Sharon Tomlinson at Norah’s and I have been intrigued by the process she is using to paint over magazine pictures to get a completely different picture.  I have a huge stack of cardboard … Continue reading

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Watercolors to go — from Tip Junkie

Search AmazonProduct SearchHere is a wonderful tutorial for a wonderful idea!  This is something I want to try myself because maybe if I have this handy, I will be able to grab those moments when I feel inspired.  As it … Continue reading

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Tuesday Tutorial — Paper Mache Birds

Search AmazonProduct SearchHere is the tutorial on making paper mache birds. I cannot wait to try these. I simply love birds and I don’t know why. These look like they are simple and fun to make. If you try these, … Continue reading

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Artist Block — Who me?

Search AmazonProduct SearchIn case you haven’t noticed, I went on vacation and apparently never returned.  I am having trouble getting myself back into the swing of things.  I haven’t been keeping up my blogs, I haven’t been doing any art, … Continue reading

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More on my prayer dolls

Search AmazonProduct SearchI have been working on my prayer dolls and they really are looking pretty.  I stayed up until after 1AM the other night painting on them and I have to say I had a ball.  The next morning, … Continue reading

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Crafting for Easter!

Search AmazonProduct SearchHere is a post I found on The Polka Dot Pixie and thought it was a perfect repost for Easter.  So, here it is complete with instructions and pictures to make the cutest little chick.  Make several and … Continue reading

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My class has started and I am so happy!

Search AmazonProduct Search Today is the day.  Today I start my art class!  I have my supplies, except for a couple of paints I had to order from Dick Blick.  I have watched my videos and read all the posts … Continue reading

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Creating Paper Clay, “Santas” for your tree or holiday decorating

Search AmazonProduct SearchHere is an Christmas craft I found but can’t figure out how to get the pictures to copy.  So, I have copied the instructions below and included the link to the original posting PDF so you can see … Continue reading

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One look at these silly characters explains why Laurie Hardin insists her job doesn’t feel like work

Search AmazonProduct SearchHere is an article about one of the artists that I follow closely.  I love her work and find her ability to be so creatively productive envious.  She has a definite look to her work and I find … Continue reading

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