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Silks and Twinkling H2O’s

  Stencils, a round Gelli Plate, and my art journal made for a perfect afternoon of play! I usually like layer upon layer but this page just felt right to me with the open space.       http://youtu.be/fydxF4OcXU4 You can watch Using a round Gelli Plate with Silks and a Stencil on YouTube here.   [...]

What roller coaster ride my muse took me on today! I had a great idea to get me started- to use the blotter paper from my counter top with Jamie Fingal’s House stencil from StencilGirl Products. That part worked very very well…   And I was very happy with it.           [...]

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  Artsy Fartsy is back! Maria McGuire and I took a break for a while due to scheduling and commitments but we’re playing again. Neither one of us has any less to do now (maybe even more)…She has taken on a wonderful new adventure that will be revealed soon and I am working on new [...]

June’s Colorful Gelli Print Party is here! Not just one video this month but TWO! I couldn’t stop playing (and I didn’t want to). A mega thanks to everyone who shared their Gelli fun with the May party! I am inspired by all the prints and projects. June’s party will be open all month- love [...]

Black is a paint color I rarely use on my Gelli Plate but every now and again I do. So I cleaned off my brayer in my vintage journal like I do with the rainbow of colors I usually use. And it sat. And sat. Most of my other colors get lost or look muddy [...]

I was spinning my wheels, not really going anywhere artistically today. Ever have those days? Well, it all changed when I started ripping things up!     Many moons ago I had extra paint on my palette and brushes so I made circles on a piece of ephemera. Then it went onto the pile of [...]

  Welcome to the latest Stencil Test Drive! I’m working with Jessica Sporn’s Random Squares stencil. The first time I saw this stencil, I knew I had to have it! So many possibilities! Be sure to stop by and check out what everyone did with this stencil!   Diana Trout Seth Apter Corrine Gillman Kristin [...]

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The latest headline prompt for Fall Fearless and Fly grabbed me unexpectedly! There was a completely different plan for my Fall Fearless art. I had planned to do the color prompt but I could not get the questions out of my head. Before I knew it my Fall Fearless had merged with my Artsy Fartsy. [...]