Cute Paris Curtains

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We’re getting settled, adjusting to our new place, and I’m happy because I finally found a use for some material I bought years ago. I can’t even remember where I got this stuff, but I’ve had it for about a decade. I couldn’t toss it out because I thought it was so cute. Can you [...]

More Minis

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You know I’ve been painting these mini canvases (did some a few weeks ago, too) to add to the border of my office. They’ll be along the top of the room. I’m using them for inspiration and to get back into the swing of things with my mixed media art. It’s been a few very [...]

Saving Fall Leaves

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Oh, how I love fall. I love everything about it… the weather, the colors, the falling leaves… And what I like to do is use those leaves for crafting and scrapbooking. I have a page in one of my scrapbooks that shows my husband outside blowing leaves, and the picture is so cool and then [...]

Blue Glass Sculpture

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I told you yesterday about how long and challenging the last few months have been. I was finally able to get back to painting. Now, I’ve finally started making glass sculptures again. They make me so happy!

Spring Postcard Art

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My artsy blogging pal June is having another postcard art exchange, and the theme this time was spring. Boy, do we need it. As I write this, snow covers the ground. As in, snow on April 15th.

Making a Dating Scrapbook

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Looking for a unique gift idea in honor of the new love in your life? How about a dating scrapbook? It’s easy to do and personalize; making it a present your partner won’t get from anyone else. Scrapbooks are all about memories, so focus on special moments in your history, such as the first day [...]

Postcard: Thanks to the Lord

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We’re doing a mail art exchange with June and she suggested the theme “New Beginnings.” I LOVE that. Such a great way to look at things, especially during these dark and cold days of winter.

Update on the Anniversary Quilt: The Middles

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Here’s an update on the mixed media anniversary quilt. I’m working on the middle squares now. I wanted them to be stuff we like, so I included one on poetry (of course), favorite places in the world, and our dog.