Upcycled Brush Storage with DecoArt

The lovely people at DecoArt sent me some products to try, and amongst them was some really cool Americana Chalkboard Paint. I decided to give an old mug a face-lift and create a fun holder for my paintbrushes. Here’s my mug (it’s quite large…and bright!) I gave…

Visible Image Stamps – Ripple Effect Canvas

Welcome back to today’s Thrilling Thursday post for Visible Image stamps. Today I am sharing the project I created for the January issue of Craft Stamper magazine – a gorgeous canvas! I used a 12 inch square black canvas – if you can’t get a…

Shine – Altered Playing Card

Happy New Year…welcome to 2017!!! The advantage of the holidays is that I have a bit of free time to craft…and have another little video for you. I’ve been following a discussion in the Joggles Art Journal Adventure Facebook Group where members have been deciding whether…

Marta’s 10 Minute Art Challenge

Not long ago, Marta (Maremi SmallArt) issued a challenge to go and create a piece of art in just 10 minutes….. I decided to squeeze this challenge in as my last creative piece of 2016….and OMG – it was harder than you think. There is a…

Fairytale Coach and Horse Tealight Holder

Today I have a quick post to share. I was trying out ideas for simple decorations and came up with this pretty little tealight holder. I cut the coach and horse out four times from white pearl card. Using spray adhesive I stuck them together into…

GDT at Aurora Wings Challenge Blog – Snow Queen

I was thrilled when Mitzi asked if I would guest for her on the Aurora Wings Challenge Blog, and did not hesitate to say yes! I chose this fabulous Snow Queen – Blooms of Ice for my project, and you can find her here in…

The Hunger Games – Visible Image style!

I have something totally different to share today, inspired by a dress that starred in a film!! When The Hunger Games was released a few years ago, I was stunned by the butterfly dress worn by the character Effie Trinket. Designed by Alexander McQueen and…

Just Be Happy Monolith with Visible Image Stamps

It’s time for another Thrilling Thursday project using Visible Image stamps. I have another monolith to share today – they are such a versatile MDF substrate. If you haven’t tried them yet, then you really should!! Once again I made a gelli print with acrylic…

Musical Monolith with Visible Image Stamps

Welcome back for your weekly Visible Image stamps inspiration post from me. I am enjoying a holiday in Cornwall this week but don’t worry, I have a lovely project to share with you! You may have seen this monolith on Create and Craft TV last…

Painted Storage Cubes with DecoArt

I wanted to create a pretty display area in my bedroom for some of my Momiji dolls. I bought a set of three unfinished wooden storage cubes and gave them a make over with DecoArt paints. I gave the large and small boxes two coats…