Happy New Year!!! Hard to believe, isn’t it? I sure do have a lot of posts to catch up on. I’m hoping to get caught up within the next couple of weeks. So you’ll have plenty of reading. Wishing you much joy and prosperity in the New Year…
It’s been quite a while since I last posted. It’s so easy to get out of a routine and more challenging to get back into it! I had quite a busy summer and plan on sharing what “I Did On My Summer Vacation.” Remember the read-to-the-class introductions we had to do write for grade school? Well,… Continue reading I’m Back!
Yes, I know it’s really May now but this page was all about starting April.
Finally have a chance to post what my April journal looks like. I used a paper bag that just makes me smile. Tokyo Banana is a banana flavored and shaped confectionery similar in texture to a Twinkie and filled with a sweet banana cream. Apparently it’s a signature Japanese sweet. My husband received a box as a… Continue reading April Journal
It’s the end of another journal. This was such a fun page to create with Andrea Gomoll. Wouldn’t this make a fun cookbook? Will have to remember to use this style again!
Taking this class with Yuko Miki reminded me of how much I love simple line drawings and that I need to practice this more often!
For my birthday, the wonderful girls at my local arts and crafts store, Creative Hands, gave me this fabulous self-inking customized selfie stamp!!! The image is so crisp and clean and the ink for something like 10,000 stamps!!!! Crazy! Thanks, girls. I’m off to make some cards and use my new stamp… … Continue reading Selfie Stamp
Week 2 of February with Nicole Piar – Painting our Inner-self My inner-self. She changes a lot. Took my inspiration from several magazine pages and a paper mache owl I have. Today she looks like this:
Enjoyed this Journey Within class using layers and layers of watercolors. I wasn’t sure about it at the start but I carried on and the result was fabulous!