I hope you are having a great Easter! I am still enjoying vacation for one more week. The kids have been back to school and I’ve been doing some much needed spring cleaning around the house. I saved a handful of Maggies stockings that would be too small before she wears them again. It was… Read More Recycled Easter Bunnies
One of my favorite things to do is to find new uses for items that I am about to discard. When I go grocery shopping I try to bring my own bags, but I am not perfect, so when I forget I try to use brown paper bags when the store has them. Some stores,… Read More DIY Placemats and coasters
This last weekend I had the opportunity to go to one of Alisa Burke’s retreats. (by the way by popular demand she is offering the Art Journaling Alchemy again in June. See the details here ) Here are some highlights and photos: * learning new techniques * trying new art supplies * meeting Alisa and Lucy… Read More Art Journaling Alchemy – a retreat with Alisa Burke
I’ve been trying to make wearable origami. So far a small collection of origami earrings has started to build up. Baubbles, ninja stars and leaves.
I’ve been doodling heart cacti in Paper53 for some time. I really want to print them on something large, like a pillow case, but they are not the right size. They are too small. So I have been trying to learn Illustrator. Any program that has too many options, too many functions, too many buttons… Read More Heart cacti