Bouquet of Barbed Wire with Artful Days

Sometimes an unexpected colour combination becomes the inspiration for a whole piece – when I opened my box of Artful Days goodies, I fell in love with the beautiful fabric and paper flowers. Although the colours were some that I wouldn’t normally choose, I used…

Mixed Media Houses

This beautiful project shimmers and shines like treasure!! Full of texture and layers as well as touches of gold and copper, it showcase the new MDF words and embellishments perfectly: Hop over to the Artful Days blog for more pictures and a walkthrough of how…

Friends Forever Canvas

I have another mixed media project over on the Artful Days blog today. This time I am using some of the amazing new MDF products. Here is a sneak peek: Hop over to the Artful Days blog for more pictures and a walkthrough of how…

Autumn Colours – Layered Journal for Colourcraft

I am thrilled to be guesting on the Colourcraft blog today with an Autumn Colours project. I love autumn, it’s a beautiful season here in the UK with the changing colours of the trees. I wanted to capture the feel of that through the use…

Artful Days Blog Candy

This week, the Artful Days DT are hosting blog candy giveaways, giving you the chance to win a mini embellishment pack and a discount code for the Artful Days store. We have each made a mini shadow box on a different theme, and you can…

Dare To Swim

It’s time for my second post for the Sun, Sea and Sand challenge at Country View Challenges. This time my project is a simple canvas with an abstract interpretation of the sea. I painted my canvas with shades of white and blue acrylic paints to…

Treasures of the Sea for Artful Days

I couldn’t resist using some more of the fantastic summer products that I had from Artful Days, and had the idea to create this richly textured Altered Bottle: Hop over to the Artful Days blog for more pictures and a walkthrough of how I created…

Oh I Do Like To Be Beside The Seaside!!

I can’t believe that we are in August already!! It’s time for another challenge on the Country View Challenge blog, and the theme is Sun, Sea and Sand. Here in the UK we have been having a prolonged spell of very hot weather, so it…

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…