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Stickers and Shimmer on a Gelli Plate! thumbnail

  Did you know you can put stickers on a Gelli Plate?  For this month's Colorful Gelli Print Party it's all about stickers, shimmering paints, and circles!     I don't waste a drop of paint- especially this incredible paint (can you tell I am in love?).  In the video, you'll see how I add [...]

Jumping up and down with excitement because of 21 Secrets.   On this Wednesday, 21 Secrets Fall will be hitting inboxes all over the world! And I'm giving 2 spots away today!  One spots goes to Jenn Henrichs ,a randomly chosen commenter from this blog post.  Another spot is going to a randomly chosen newsletter subscriber! That name will be [...]

Play Dates: Spray Ink Wrap Up

Hope you have enjoyed this week's play dates!  If you've missed any there is still time to join in! Monday: Making a Holographic Background Tuesday:A Sticky Spray Ink Wednesday: Burying Spray Inks that Bleed Thursday: How I Decide Which Spray Inks I Love Friday: Use Each Spray Ink for What it Does Best There's a different giveaway on each [...]

Play Dates: Use Each Spray Ink for What it Does Best thumbnail

You've seen my favorite spray inks, you've seen how I experiment and play to learn about spray inks, and today I'm going to share with you how I quickly build a background in an art journal. http://youtu.be/ez9WjjsiXbg Watch Using Each Spray Ink for What it Does Best on YouTube.   Join the conversation and let [...]

Play Dates:  How I Decide Which Spray Inks I Love thumbnail

Am I an organized, methodical type of person who analyzes or am I the kind that jumps right in and has to play to figure it out?  You might already know the answer if you've seen many of my videos. Play Dates are all about the conversation for me and I'd love to know how [...]

Play Dates: Burying Spray Inks that Bleed thumbnail

Some spray inks bleed and that can be a very useful thing.  I'm burying the Dylusions spray inks and creating a softer, aged feeling as it bleeds through the gesso. In today's Play Date video, I'm taking a spray ink that I adore because of its vibrance and showing how it can be wonderful muted down [...]

Play Dates: A Sticky Spray Ink

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Different spray inks do different things for me.  Prima's Color Blooms have a sticky feel to them (not implying they are glue like, just a bit stickier on the hands) and that means they work well with things I want them to stick to - like a rubber stamp without beading up. In today's Play Date, [...]

I love the conversations that happen when I am arting with friends.  Hearing why we each enjoy the supplies we do always sparks my creativity.  I find it amazing that even if we are all talking about the very same supply, we have totally different reasons why we love it. Play Dates are my way [...]

Word Has It, I’ve Got a Few New Stencils… thumbnail

Words, words, words! Words in my art journal. Words on a canvas.  Words on a card.  Words on fabric.  Words with modeling paste.  I love words! I am so honored to have my latest collection of stencils at StencilGirl.   Check out the video showing you how I made an art journal page with some of these new [...]

  There are some colors I just don't use much.  Then there are others I never use.  Like brown. But now I am warming up to the browns. Kirsten Reed has been working on me for quite a while to see the amazing way of the color brown.  After taking her Pumpkin Painting Class, I have [...]