Halloween Altered Paintbrush

I have always wanted to try my hand at an altered paintbrush, and this was the perfect opportunity to have a go. I used some beautiful products from Artful Days, and managed to squeeze quite a few on there!! Hop over to the Artful Days…

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…

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…

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…

Mixed Media Tag – Country View Challenges

Here is my second project for our ‘In the Summer Garden’ challenge over at Country View Challenges: I began by spritzing my tag with Cosmic Shimmer mica sprays. I added some splatters of gold mica over the top. I added some die cut foliage using…

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…

The Written Word – Country View Challenges

Hello! This month it is my turn to pick the challenge theme and I have chosen ‘The Written Word’. I love seeing text in artwork, whether it be printed papers, stencilled or stamped words, or hand written journalling. Text draws the eye in and can…