Category Archives: Mixed Media

Connecting with Emotions Through Art Journaling

My art was trying to tell me something, a message I needed to hear.  One that has been told to me before but oh do I struggle with this message.   It was a bad day.  The kind of day where … Continue reading

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Art Journaling with Inktense Pencils and a Stencil

  The craziest thing happened when the mail arrived with Mary Beth Shaw’s newest stencil, Flower Tiles!  I was inspired to play.  That’s not the crazy part.  I was inspired to play with Inktense pencils.  Nope.  That’s not crazy either. … Continue reading

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Winter Inspired Soul Play

As a former elementary school teacher, snow days will always hold a special place in my heart.  Snow days meant unexpected artful days in the studio.   We didn’t get the snow today that the weatherman promised, okay, predicted…But I decided … Continue reading

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