Deep Blue Sea Canvas

Good evening!! I hope that you are enjoying the heatwave we have here in the UK. It’s been a scorching week, and we are still in seaside/beach mode here at Artful Days. Today’s project is a mixed media canvas, here is a quick look at…

Seahorse Journey

This month at Artful Days we are embracing the summer season with ocean themed projects. Today I have a beautiful mixed media project to share:   Hop over to the Artful Days blog for more pictures and a walkthrough of how I created it. Artful…

Quirky Canvas – The Written Word

Welcome back to my second post for the Written Word challenge at Country View Challenges. This time I have a quirky mixed media canvas. I used modelling paste through a stencil from AALL and Create and set aside to dry. Meanwhile I stamped the Stampotique…

Magical Peacock Canvas

It’s my turn to share a step by step project on the Artful Days blog today. I created a mixed media canvas using the fabulous background stamps and lots of cool embellishments. Here’s a sneak peek for you: Hop over to the Artful Days blog…

It’s All About The Texture

This canvas is a celebration of texture (as well as some gorgeous drippy colour!) I used a selection of different papers and fabrics to create a layered textured effect on my canvas. I love the vibrant colours of the Brusho Powders, they are concentrated so…

Beautiful Butterflies

Papercrafting isn’t just about cardmaking. Sometimes it’s fun to create a 3d project to display in your home, and these pretty butterfly stamps from AALL and Create (designed by Tracy Evans) were just what I needed. I took a wooden embroidery hoop and painted it…

Pimp It Up (Again!) – Upcycled Tin

Today I am sharing my second Pimp It Up project for Country View Challenges. This time I rescued a tin from the recycle box and turned it into some crafty storage for my desk. I brayered some acrylic paints onto some paper and added background…

Pimp It Up! with Country View Challenges

It’s time for a new challenge over on the Country View Challenges blog and the theme this month is Pimp It Up, or in other words – reuse or alter something. I took a cheap and cheerful door hanger from Ikea and turned it into…

Live Your Dream – Vintage Box Frame

I have another project to share over on the Artful Days blog this evening. Look at all these gorgeous embellishments that are available in the store!! Here is a sneek peek. Hop over to the Artful Days blog for all the details and a step…

Finders Keepers – Mixed Media Canvas

Tonight I am sharing a fabulous mixed media project over on the Artful Days blog using some of the wonderful products available in the store. Here is a little sneak peek: Hop over to the Artful Days blog for all the details and a step…