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…

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…

Intuitive Journalling – Video

I have been playing in my art journal again toay – no real plan, just seeing where I went with it. I had in mind the prompt over on Ranger and Dina Wakely’s blog for the ShowUsYourMedia challenge, The theme is Admire – who or…

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…

Numbers – Mixed Media ATCs

Another regular swap in the UK Stampers Facebook group is the ATC swap. The theme this month is Numbers and this gave me a good excuse to try out my new IndigoBlu stamps. I took some patterned cardstock (ruler measurement design) and stencilled some modelling…

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…

Recycle, Repurpose, Re-use: A Mixed Media Canvas

Just a quick post to share my latest YouTube video. I was inspired by my friend Nina Ribena to dig out some wallpaper samples and create a mixed media canvas based on her February prompt of Recycle, Repurpose, Re-use. You can find my video tutorial…