Saturday, 7 July 2018

6 x 6 Challenge - Week 20 - Open Theme

Today's project is for the 6 x 6" Challenge over on my Facebook Group where this week is an open theme:

Supplies:
Hot Press Watercolour Paper
Americana Craft Paint: Sweet Mint,
Golden Fluid Acrylic: Titanium White
Archival Ink: Emerald Green Fern Green, Jet Black
Stamp Camp: Crackle Stamp
Tim Holtz: Bitty Grunge Stamp Set, Fancy Flourish Stamp Set
Stampin' Up: Itty Bitty Backgrounds
Collage Images: Digital Download From Etsy (Roses & Butterfly)
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam
Golden Matte Medium
Woodware Stamp Positioner

Wednesday, 4 July 2018

Art Jounal Page - Grow Through What You Go Through

My latest project is an art journal page:

Supplies:

Prima: Mixed Media Book
Prima Patterned Paper: Rose Quartz
Americana Paint: Pistachio Mint
PaperArtsy Paint: Chalk, Lake Wanaka, Limelight
Tim Holtz Stamps: Flower Garden
Archival Ink: Jet Black, Blue Violet
Versafine Ink: Onyx Black
Prisma Premier Coloured Pencils: 
  • Chartreuse
  • Indigo Blue
  • Violet
  • Parma Violet
  • Hot Pink
  • Indianthrone Blue
Golden Matte Medium
Golden Soft Gel Matte Medium
Baby Wipe
Smooth White Cardstock: Tafetta 160gam
Prima Stamp: Grid Background #550943
Brother P-Touch Labelling Machine
Zest-It Blending Solution
Cotton Bud
Stickle Glitter Glue: Stardust

Saturday, 30 June 2018

6 x 6 Challenge - Things With Wings

This week's Challenge video:

Supplies:

Hot Press Watercolour Paper
Americana Craft Paint: Tangerine, Saffron Yellow
Golden Fluid Acrylics: Titanium White, Carbon Black
Digital Download: From Etsy
Text Background Stamp (Unknown Manufacturer)
Ephemera text from stash "I have a dream"
Tim Holtz Mini Stencil
Archival Ink: Venetian Orange, Magenta Hue
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam
Sequin Waste
Bottle Caps (for stamping rings)
Golden Matte Medium
Old credit Card

Saturday, 23 June 2018

6 x 6 Challenge - Circles

Today's video for the 6 x 6 Challenge where the theme this week is circles:

Supplies:
Hot Press Watercolour Paper
Dylusions Paints: Fresh Lime, Vibrant Turquoise
Archival Ink: Deep Purple, Jet Black
Golden Fluid Acrylic: Quinacridone Magenta
Sennelier Oil Pastel: White
Old Credit Card - For scraping paint onto background
Prima Stamp: Text Background #814656
PaperArtsy Stamps: Squiggly Ink - Swirls & Curls 6
Invoke Arts: Imagine Text Stamp
Crafter's Workshop Stencil: Mini Texturized, Mini Basic Circles
Golden Gesso
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam
Posca Paint Pen: Black
Woodware Stamp Positioner

Saturday, 16 June 2018

6 x 6 Challenge - Paper Tiles

Today's project is for the 6 x 6 challenge over on my Facebook group, where this week's theme is paper tiles:

Supplies:
Hot Press Water Colour Paper
Lindy's Stamp Gang Spray
Prima Pattered Paper - Seashore
Lindy's Stamp Gang Moon Shadow Mist : Buccaneer Bay Blue
Prima Soft Gel Medium
Prima Water Soluble Oil Pastels
Tim Holtz Stamps: School Desk, Mini Muse, Little Labels, Oddities
Stampin' Up Stamps: Itty Bitty Backgrounds
StazOn Ink: Timber Brown
Archival Ink: Manganese Blue, Forget Me Not, Jet Black
Bottle Cap (for circular rings)
Woodware Stamp Positioner

Saturday, 9 June 2018

6 x 6 Challenge - Poppies

This week's theme in my challenge group is Poppies:

Supplies:
Hot Press Watercolour Paper
Prima Water Brush
Zig Clean Colour Markers
Hero Arts: Delicate Blossoms
Stampin' Up: Itty Bitty Backgrounds, French Script
Tim Holtz Stamp Set: Birds & Baubles
Versafine Ink: Onyx Black
Woodware Stamp Positioner

Saturday, 2 June 2018

6 x 6 Challenge - Chevrons

Today's video is for the 6 x 6" Challenge over on my Facebook group, where the theme this week is "Chevrons":

Supplies:
Hot Press Water colour Paper
Tim Holtz Tissue Paper
Prima Patterned Paper: Ledger
Archival Ink: Potting Soil, Jet Black
Americana Craft Paint: Sea Breeze
PaperArtsy Fresco Finish Paint: Mermaid
Lumiere Paint: Halo Blue Gold
Golden Fluid Acrylic: Carbon Black
Distress Paint: Antique Linen
Tim Holtz Mini Stencils: Chevrons, Distressed Circles
Crafter's Workshop Stencil: Mini Gothic Romance
Prima Butterfly Stamp
Range Cut n' Dry Foam
Ranger Glossy Accents
Prima Soft Gel Medium
Liquitex Light Modelling Paste
Prima Junk Yard Findings: Faucet Wheels
Dymo Labelling Machine

Saturday, 26 May 2018

6 X 6 Challenge - Landscapes

This week's challenge on my mixed media group is Landscapes.  I have created a whimsical landscape using acrylic paints and wax pastels:

Supplies:
Langton Hot Press Watercolour Paper
Distress Paint: Salty Ocean
Dylusions Paint: Fresh Lime, Lemon Zest, Bubblegum Pink
Crafter's Workshop: Mini Basic Circles Stencil
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam
Stampin' Up: Love Definition Background Stamp
Darkroom Door: Demask Background Stamp
Archival Ink: French Ultramarine, Leaf Green
Prima Water Soluble Oil Pastels
Golden Fluid Acrylic: Carbon Black, Titanium White
Faber Castell Pitt Pen
Posca Paint Pen: Black
Cotton Buds
Spectra-Fix
Sequin Waste

Saturday, 19 May 2018

6 x 6 Challenge - Damask

This week's challenge on my Facebook group is Damask:

Supplies:
Langton Hot Press Watercolour Paper
Americana Craft Paints: Light Buttermilk, Cranberry Wine
Bazzill Patterned Paper: Antique Aged Papers
Stampin' Up Background Stamp: French Script
Archival Ink: Maroon
Golden Matt Medium
Collage Image - From Etsy
Crafter's Workshop Stencil: Mini Demask
Liquitex Light Modelling Paste
Lumiere Paint: Burgundy
Brother P-Touch Labelling Machine

Saturday, 12 May 2018

6 x 6 Challenge - Greenery

Created for my Facebook Mixed Media Challenge group, where the theme this week is "Greenery":

Supplies:
Langton Hot Press Watercolour Paper
Distress Inks: Mowed Lawn, Twisted Citron, Fossilized Amber, Peacock Feathers, Mermaid Lagoon
Versafine Ink: Onyx Black
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam
My Favorite Things: Typewriter Text Background Stamp
Tim Holtz Mini Stencils
Tim Holtz Stamp Set: Stuff To Say
Lavinia Stamps: Vines & Leaf
Micron Pen: Black

Saturday, 5 May 2018

6 x 6 Challenge - Love

Today's project is for my 6 x 6 challenge where the theme this week is love:


Supplies:
Hot Press watercolour paper
Distress Ink: Frayed Burlap
Prima: Doily Stamp #961015
My Mind's Eye: Doily Stamps
Stampin' Up: Script Background Stamp, Itty Bitty Backgrounds
Zig Clear Embossing Powder
Versamark Ink
Archival Ink: Jet Black, Vermillion
Invoke Arts: Heart Stamp
7 Gypsies: Fabric Tapes
Bazzill Basics: Antique Aged Papers
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam
Craft Iron
Tim Holtz: Adage Tickets
Prima: Soft Gel Matte Medium
Prima Silicone Brush

Saturday, 28 April 2018

6 x 6 Challenge - Crackle

Today's project is for the 6 x 6 Challenge over on my Facebook Group.  This week's theme is crackle:



Supplies:
Hot Press watercolour paper
Americana Craft Paint: Light Buttermilk
Viva Decor Crackle Paste: Blackberry
Golden Fluid Acrylic: Phthalo Green (Blue Shade)
Crafter's Workshop Stencil: Mini Basic Hearts
Impression Obsession: Beauty Text
Tim Holtz Stamp Set: Ultimate Grunge
Archival Ink: Watering Can
General: Charcoal Pencil
Cotton Bud
Brother P-Touch Labelling Machine
Golden Matte Medium

Saturday, 21 April 2018

6 x 6 Challenge - Flourishes

Today's project is for the 6 x 6" Challenge over on my Facebook Group Artful Evidence where the theme this week is flourishes:


Supplies:
Hot Press Watercolour Paper
Distress Inks: Wild Honey, Dusty Concord, Broken China
Tim Holtz Mini Stencil: Harlequin
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam
Stampin' Up: Love Definition Background Stamp
PaperArtsy Stamps: JOFY 32
Crafty Individuals: Flourish Stamp
Versafine Ink: Onyx Black
Old Dictionary Book Pages
Archival Ink: Watering Can, Manganese Blue
Winsor & Newton Watercolours
Prima Water Brush
Golden Matte Medium
Posca Paint Pen: White

Saturday, 14 April 2018

6 x 6 Challenge - Masking Techniques

Today's post is for the 6 x 6 Challenge over on my FB group where the theme this week is masks:

Supplies:
6 x 6" Hot Press Watercolour Paper
Americana Craft Paints: Ultramarine Blue, Dioxazine Purple, Peacock Teal
Tim Holtz Masks: Ransom Alphabet
Archival Ink: Blue Violet, Aquamarine, French Ultramarine, Cobalt, Jet Black
Stencil: Handmade Gift
Darkroom Door Stamp: Weathered Stripes
Prima Clear Stamps: #960834, #550943
Invoke Arts Stamp: Embrace The Process Text Stamp
Digital Collage Images from Etsy: Butterflies
Golden Fluid Acrylics: Paynes Grey
Golden Gesso
Golden Matte Medium
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam
Woodware Stamp Positioner
Bottle Cap - To create stamped rings or circles
Gelly Roll Stardust Pen: Aqua Blue
Liquitex Acrylic Ink:Prussian Blue Hue
Dip Pen

Sunday, 8 April 2018

Art Journal Page - Curious Minds

Today's project is an art journal page using stamps by Cherry Pie & Dylusions colour sprays:


Supplies:
Prima A5 Mixed Media Book
Dylusions Colour Sprays: Lime, Grass, Cyan, Vanilla Custard, Lemon
Archival Ink: Manganese Blue
Cherry Pie Art Stamps: Klimt Swirls Large, Klimt Cats, Small Klimt Swirl, Tiny swirl
PaperArtsy Stamps: Ink & The Dog - Words Plate 2
Versafine Ink: Onyx Black
Posca Paint Pens: Black, White
160gsm Smooth White Card Stock
Golden Matte Medium
Stabilo All Pencil: Black
Prima Water Brush

Saturday, 7 April 2018

6 x 6 Mixed Media Challenge - Tags

This week's challenge on my Facebook Mixed Media Challenge group is Tags:

Supplies:

6 x 6" Hot Press Watercolour Paper
Dylusions Paint: Fresh Lime, Calypso Teal, Bubblegum Pink
& Gypsies Paper: Paddington
Invoke Art Stamps: Quote Stamp
Tim Holtz Tiny Attacher
Sequin Waste
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam
Golden Matte Medium
Golden Fluid Acrylics: Carbon Black, Titanium White
Stampin' Up: French Script Background Stamp
Archival Ink: Jet Black
Bottle Cap: To stamp Paint Rings
Smooth White Cardstock
Tonic Studios Punch - Ticket and Tag Top
Posca Paint Pen: Black

Friday, 6 April 2018

Frosted Alcohol Inks - Technique

Today's video is a mixed media technique using alcohol inks & pearlescent paint:

Supplies:
Acetate
Alcohol inks
White Pearlescent Paint
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam

Thursday, 5 April 2018

Art Journal Page - Bird Houses

Today's project is an art journal page:


Supplies:
Prima A5 Mixed Media Book
Golden Gesso
PaperArtsy Fresco Finish Paint: Chalk, Moonlight, Wisteria, Sherbet, Rose
Distress Paint: Cracked Pistachio
Archival Ink: Blue Violet, Jet Black
Impreession Obsession Background Stamp: Beauty Text
Personal Impressions Stamps: Garden Chair Scene, Rustic Seat Scene
Versafine Ink: Onyx Black
Prima Patterned Paper: Rose Quartz Collection
Inktense Pencil: Violet
Wink Of Stella Brush Pen: Clear
Crafter's Workshop Stencil: Mini Branches Reversed
Liquitex Light Modelling Paste
Baby wipe
Golden Matte Medium
Prima Water Brush
Tim Holtz Ruler
Pergamano Embossing Tool
125gsm Smooth White Card Stock
Invoke Arts: Quote Stamp

Wednesday, 4 April 2018

Mixed Media Postcard - It's The Little Things

Today's project is a postcard using the Distress Inks and the Tim Holtz Stamping Platform to create a watercolour effect:


Supplies:
325gsm Smooth White Cardstock
Distress Inks:

  • Antique Linen
  • Tea Dye
  • Vintage Photo
  • Walnut Stain
  • Salty Ocean
  • Wilted Violet
  • Mowed Lawn
Versafine Ink: Onyx Black
Tim Holtz Stamp Set: School Desk
Tim Holtz Stamping Platform
Hero Arts: Real Wildflowers
Stampin' Up: Itty Bitty Backgrounds
Crafty Individuals: Paris Postmark
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam
Tim Holtz Small Talk Stickers
Golden Matte Medium

Tuesday, 3 April 2018

Mixed Media Tag - Owls

Today's project is a tag using the wonderful stamps designed by Lily Chilvers at Octopode factory:

Supplies:
325gsm & 160gsm Smooth White Cardstock
Golden Fluid Acrylics: Cobalt Blue, Green Gold, Titanium White
Americana Craft Paints: Espresso, Traditional Raw Umber, Sand, Evergreen
Octopode Factory: Owl Stamps
Versafine Ink: Onyx Black
Archival Ink: French Ultramarine, Jet Black
Prima Stamp: #542016
Winsor & Newton Watercolours
Prisma Premier Coloured Pencils:

  • Pink
  • Neon Pink
  • Denim Blue
  • Carribean Sea
  • White
  • Parma Violet
  • Dioxazine Purple
  • Canary Yellow 
  • Chartreuse
  • Olive Green

Woodware Stamp Positioner
Prima Water Brush
Golden Matte Medium
Zest-It Blending Sponge
Cotton Buds
Crop-O-Dile Tool
Fibres - From Stash
Cosmo Cricket - Tiny Text Stickers

Monday, 2 April 2018

Art Journal Page - Create

Today's project is an art journal page made with Tim Holtz Stamps, stencils and Dylusions Colour Wash Sprays:
Supplies:
Prima A5 Mixed Media Book
Dylusions Sprays: Amber, Fucshia
Prima 3D Gloss Gel
Tim Holtz Mini Stencils
Tim Holtz Stamps: Artful Artifacts, Mini Muse
Archival Ink: Magenta Hue, Cactus Flower, Jet Black
DeNami Stamp: Splatters
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam
Lost Coast Designs: Licence Plate Alphabet Stamps

Sunday, 1 April 2018

Art Journal Page - Secret Garden

My latest journaling page created with watercolours & rubber stamps:



Supplies:
Prima A5 Mixed Media Book
Winsor & Newton Watercolours
Marvy Le Plume Brush Markers:

  • Light Green
  • Steel Blue
  • Grape
  • Pale Violet
  • Leaf Green
  • Pink
  • Violet
  • Deep Lilac

Personal Impressions Stamps:

  • Watering Can Scene
  • Garden Chair Scene
  • Cottage Scene

Art Impressions Stamps: Containers, Various Flower & Foliage Stamps
Hero Arts: Bicycle Stamp
Flower Soft Stamps: The Gate
Card-io Stamps: Sweet Strawberries, Spring Garden,
Archival Ink: Watering Can
Distress Ink: Pumice Stone

Saturday, 31 March 2018

Mixed Media 6 x 6" Art Challenge - Spring

Today's project is for the 6 x 6" challenge over on my Facebook Group.  This week's theme is Spring:

Supplies:
6 x 6" Langton Hot Press Watercolour Paper
Golden Fluid Acrylics: Quinacridone Nickel Azo Gold, Cobalt Teal, Ultramarine Violet
Crafty Individuals Stamp: Music Score Background
Archival Ink: Blue Violet
K & Co Ephemera Pieces
Liquitex Light Modelling Paste
Tim Holtz Mini Stencil: Dot Fade
Inka Gold: Lilac
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam
Golden Matte Medium

Friday, 30 March 2018

Mixed Media Postcard - Easter Blueprint

Today's video is an art postcard:

Supplies:
Kraft Card Stock
Distress Oxide Inks: Broken China, Cracked Pistachio, Worn Lipstick
Versafine Ink: Onyx Black
Tim Holtz Stamps:  Easter Blueprint
Prisma Premier Coloured Pencils: Pink, Carribean Blue, Light Aqua, Powder Blue, Spanish Orange,
Zest It Blending Solution
Cotton Bud
White Posca Paint Pen
Stickles Glitter Glue: Stardust
Washi Tape
Tim Holtz On the Edge Die: Mini Scallops
Stampin' Up: Itty Bitty Background Stamps

Thursday, 29 March 2018

Polymer Clay, Silver Leaf & Alcohol Ink Technique

Today's video is a technique video using Polymer Clay, Silver Leafing & Alcohol Inks:

Supplies:
Fimo Soft Black Polymer Clay
Pasta Machine
Polymer Clay Acrylic Rolling Pin
Tissue Blade
Ball Tool
Silver Leaf
Alcohol Inks:

  • Pinata Sunbright Yellow
  • Ranger Purple Twilight
  • Ranger Denim
  • Ranger Raspberry
  • Ranger Rust
  • Ranger Clover

Ranger Gloss Multi Medium
Easy Cast Epoxy Resin

Wednesday, 28 March 2018

Art journal Page - Explore Life's Journey

Today's video is an art journal page:

Supplies:
Prima A5 Mixed Media Book
Golden Gesso
PaperArtsy Fresco Finish Paint: Ice Blue
Archival Ink: Jet Black, Magenta Hue, French Ultramarine
Versafine Ink: Onyx Black
160gsm Smooth White Card Stock
Stampotique: Bee Stamps
Creative Expressions: Chicken Wire Background Stamp
Zig Clean Color Brush Markers: Pink, Yellow, Cornflower Blue, Deep Violet, Light Green
Prima Water Brush
Nellie Snellen: Straight Hexagon Dies
Inktense Pencils: Deep Indigo
Imagination Crafts Stencil: Leaf Swirl
Liquitex Light Modelling Paste
Wink of Stella Brush Pen: Clear
Golden Matte Medium
Stamp Camp: Crackle Background Stamp
Black Posca Paint Pen
Invoke Arts: Sentiment Stamp

Tuesday, 27 March 2018

Mixed Media 3D Canvas - Every Artist

Today's project is a 3D canvas using recycled art brushes:


Supplies:
8 x 10" Canvas Board
Old Book Pages
Golden Matte Medium
Golden Regular Gel Medium
Golden Gesso
Old Paint Brushes
Tim Holtz Stencil: Stripes
iStencil: Drips
Liquitex Light Modelling Paste
Liquitex Acrylic Inks:

  • Quinacridone Magenta
  • Pyrole Red
  • Vivid Red Orange
  • Yellow Medium Azo
  • Vivid Lime Green
  • Phthalocyanine Green (Blue Shade)
  • Cerulean Blue Hue
  • Dioxazine Purple

Galeria Iridescent Medium
Daler Rowney Gloss Glazing Medium
Golden Fluid Acrylics: Titanium White, Carbon Black
Invoke Arts Stamp: Artist Quote
Versafine Ink: Onyx Black
Sequin Waste
Prima 3D Gloss Gel

Monday, 26 March 2018

ATC - Trust Your Heart

Today's project is an ATC:

Supplies:
325gsm & 160gsm Smooth White Card Stock
7 Gypsies Pattered Tissue Paper
Versafine Ink: Onyx Black
Golden Matte Medium
Invoke Arts: Tag Stamp
Golden Gesso
PaperArtsy Fresco Finish Paint: Chalk
Bottle Cap for stamping rings
Stampin' Up: Itty Bitty Backgrounds Stamp Set
Inktense Pencils: Dark Aquamarine, Chilli Red, Lagoon
Prima Water Brush
Ranger Glossy Accents
Cosmo Cricket: Tiny Text Stickers
Archival Ink: Jet Black

Sunday, 25 March 2018

Art Journal Page - Go Where Your Heart Takes You

Today I'm working in my Prima mixed media book on an art journal page:


Supplies:
Prima A5 Mixed Media Book
Golden Gesso
PaperArtsy Fresco Finish Paint: Sherbet
Americana Craft Paint: Baby Pink
Crafter's Workshop Stencil: Mini Flower Frenzy
Lavinia Stamps: Fairy Inn, Bella's House
Versafine Ink: Onyx Black
125gsm Smooth White Card Stock
Cosmic Shimmer Watercolours:

  • Candy Floss
  • Ruby Red
  • Orange Gold
  •  Golden Shine
  • Sunrise Pink
  • Raspberry Blue
  • Blue Violet

Crafty Individuals: Flourish Stamp
Archival Ink: Blue Violet, Magenta Hue
Wink Of Stella Brush Pen: Clear
Tim Holtz Small Talk Stickers
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam
Golden Matte Medium

Saturday, 24 March 2018

6 x 6 Challenge - Drips & Splatters

Today's project is for my 6 x 6 Mixed Media Art Challenge over on Facebook.  This week's theme is Drips & Splatters:

Supplies:

Langton Hot Press Watercolour Paper - 6 x 6"
Dylusions Colour Wash Sprays: Post Box Red, Vanilla Custard
Darkroom Door: Weathered Stripes Background Stamp
Archival Ink: Vermillion
Tim Holtz Mini Stencil: Harlequin
Prima 3D Gloss Gel
Prima 1" Silicone Brush
Viva Ferro Paint - #901
Golden Fluid Acrylic: Carbon Black
iStencil: Drips & Splatters
Cretacolor: Charcoal Pencil (Hard)
Cotton Bud (For blending the charcoal)
Unibal Signo White Gel Pan
Versafine Ink: Onyx Black
Studio G: Alphabet Peg Stamps

Friday, 23 March 2018

Mixed Media Art Card - Easter Eggs

Today's project is an art card with a n Easter Theme:

Supplies:

Southfield Ivory Linen Effect Card Stock
325gsm & 125gsm Smooth White Card Stock
Distress Ink: Gathered Twigs
Versafine Ink: Onyx Black
Stampin Up: Itty Bitty Backgrounds
Visible Image: Feather Stamp
Time To Stamp: Egg Stamps
Zig Clean Colour Brush Pen: Cobalt Blue
Feathers: From Stash
Ranger Stickles: Stardust
Ranger: Cut N' Dry Foam
Glue Stick
Sellotape 12mm Double Sided Tape
Art Sayings Stamp Set: Creative Expressions
Double Sided Foam Tape
Spellbinders labels Die

Thursday, 22 March 2018

Mixed Media Art Tag - To Plant A Garden

Today's project is a mixed media art tag using stamps by PaperArtsy and Prisma Coloured Pencils:


Supplies:
325gsm & 125gsm Smooth White Card Stock
PaperArtsy Fresco Finish Paint: Ice Blue
Baby Wipe
Tim Holtz Mini Stencil
PaperArtsy Stamp Set: JOFY 32
Card-io Stamps: Backyard Blooms
Archival Ink: Sky Blue, Jet Black
Versafine Ink: Onyx Black
Prisma Premier Coloured Pencils:

  • Cadmium Orange
  • Yellowed Orange
  • Poppy Red
  • Sunburst Yellow
  • Eggshell
  • Pink
  • Magenta
  • Pomegranate
  • White
  • Chartreuse

Gelly Roll Stardust Pens: Clear Star, Pink Star
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam
Woodware Stamp Positioner
Micron Pen: Black #01
Golden Matte Medium
Brother Labelling Machine
Zest It Blending Solution
Fibres: From Stash

Wednesday, 21 March 2018

Art Journal Page - Don't Accept Defeat

Today's project is an art journal page in my Prima Mixed Media Book:

Supplies:
Prima A5 Mixed Media Book
Golden Gesso
Golden Fluid Acrylics: Teal, Nickel Azo Yellow, Payne's Grey
Galeria Iridescent Medium
Alphabe Stamp Set: Manufacturer Unknown
Posca Paint Pen: Black
Tim Holtz Stamp Set: Ultimate Grunge
Archival Ink: Garden Patina, Saffron, Jet Black
Prima Stencil: Raindrops #564254
Liquitex Light Modelling Paste
Galeria Acrylic Paint: Lamp Black
Cardio Stamps: Lovely Lilacs
Silks Acrylic Glaze: Teal Zircon

Tuesday, 20 March 2018

Art Postcard - Ladybirds

Today's project is a mixed media postcard using Distress Inks, Stamps by Prima & Do Crafts, as well as Winsor & Newton Watercolours.


Supplies:
360gsm Smooth White Card Stock
Distress Ink: Tea Dye, Weathered Wood
Prima Stamps: #850432, #550943
Papermania Do Crafts Stamp: Urban Stamps Ladybirds
Winsor & Newton Pan Watercolours
Posca White Paint Pen
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam
Versafine Ink: Onyx Black

Monday, 19 March 2018

Altered Art - Spring Domino Book

For Today's project, I have altered some dominoes to make them into a Spring themed mini book:


Supplies:
2 Dominoes
Ranger Alcohol Inks: Willow, Cloudy Blue, Eggplant
Ranger Alcohol Blending Solution
Ranger Alcohol Ink Blending Tool and Felt
160gsm Card Stock
Small Piece Chipboard
Ranger Glossy Accents
Krylon Gold Leafing Pen
Distress Inks: Twisted Citron, Mowed Lawn, Picked Raspberry, Wilted Violet, Dusty Concord, Seedless Preserves, Squeezed Lemonade
Versafine Ink: Onyx Black
Cardio Stamps: Cottontail Capers, Lovely Lilacs, Spring Garden
Art Impressions Stamp: Tiny Flowers
Personal Impressions Stamps: Hippity Hoppity, Punchable Tags, Birthday Kisses
Wink Of Stella Brush Pen: Clear
Easy Cast Epoxy Resin
Golden Matte Medium

Sunday, 18 March 2018

Art journal Page - Don't Look Back

Today I am working in my Strathmore Visual Journal to create a journal page:

Supplies:

Strathmore Visual Journal: 9 x 12" Mixed Media Paper
Dylusions Paint: Calypso Teal, Bubblegum Pink
Golden Fluid Acrylics: Phthalo Blue (Green Shade), Ultramarine Violet, Transparent Yellow Iron Oxide
Archival Ink: Magenta Hue
Liquitex Light Modelling Paste
Carabelle Studio: Circles Stencil
Indigo Blu: Text Background Stamp
Sequin Waste
Golden Gesso
Golden Matte Medium
Tim Holtz Stamp Set: Oddities
Oxford Impressions: Eye Glasses Stamp Large
Lost Coast designs: Eye Glasses Stamp Small, Border Stamp
Autumn Leaves: Snap Frame Alphabet Stamp Set
Posca Paint Pens: Black and White
Wink OF Stella Brush Pen: Clear
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam
160gsm Smooth White Card Stock
Versafine Ink: Onyx Black
Woodware Stamp Positioner

Saturday, 17 March 2018

6 x 6 Challenge - Coffee

Today's video is for my 6 x 6" Challenge Group over on Facebook where this week's theme is Tea or Coffee:


Supplies:
Langton Hot Press Water Colour Paper
HB Graphite Pencil
Winsor & Newton Pan Watercolours
Derwent Inktense Water Soluble Pencils

Friday, 16 March 2018

3D Mixed Media Canvas - Spring Time At The Flower Shop

Today's video is a Spring themed canvas made using a variety of Americana & PaperArtsy Paints, Modelling Paste, Stencils, glass bottles and paper flowers:


Supplies:
Canvas Board - 20 x 30cm
Golden Gesso
Americana Paint: Light Buttermilk, Sea Glass, Blue Haven
Archival Ink: Cornflower Blue
Stampin' Up: Crackle Background
Darkroom Door: Demask Background
Tim Holtz Mini Stencil: Bricks
PaperArtsy Fresco Finish Paint: Moonlight, Sherbet
Liquitex Light Modelling Paste
Glass Bottles
Wooden Stirring Sticks
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam
Lace - From Stash
Pearl Heart Embellishments: Ebay find
Butterfly Collage Images - Digital Download From Etsy
Golden Regular Matte Gel Medium
Brother Labelling Machine
Golden Matte Medium

Thursday, 15 March 2018

Watercolour ATC - Heart Flowers

Today's project is an Artist Trading Card using Inktense Watercolour Pencils & Stamps from Personal Impressions:

Supplies:
Langton Hot Press Watercolour Paper
Personal Impressions Stamp Set: Butterfly Flowers
Versafine Ink: Onyx Black
Inktense Pencils: Apple Green, Deep Rose, Violet, Dark Aquamarine, Golden Yellow
Prima Water Brush
Posca Paint Pen: White
Wink Of Stella Brush Pen: Clear

Wednesday, 14 March 2018

Art Journal Page - Make The Days Count

My latest art journal page using PaperArtsy Fresco Finish Paints and Stamps, Stencil Girl Stencils, Modelling Paste and Lumiere Paint.

Supplies:

Prima Mixed Media Book
PaperArtsy Fresco Finish Paints: Eggplant, Bora Bora
PaperArsty Stamps: Man of Numbers 1, Man of Numbers 4
Archival Ink: Deep Purple, AquaMarine
Sequin Waste
Golden Gesso
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam
Stencil Girl Circle Stencil
Liquitex Light Modelling Paste
Lumiere Paints: Halo Blue Gold, Metallic Bronze, Grape
Golden Fluid Acrylic: Micaceous Iron Oxide
Galeria Acrylic Paint: Lamp Black
Tim Holtz: Die Cut Numbers
Golden Soft Gel Medium
Brother Labelling Machine

Tuesday, 13 March 2018

Mixed Media Art Card - Distressed Flowers

Today's project is a 4 x 4" Art Card:

Supplies:
Ranger Manilla Card Stock - 3.5" Square
Ivory Linen Effect Card Stock - 4 " Square
325gsm Smooth White Card Stock - Cut at 4 x 8" for the Card Base
160gsm Smooth White Card Stock: For Insert & Stamped Flowers
Walnut Distress Ink
Lindy's Stamp Gang: Moon Shadow Mist - Smokey Sapphire
Prima Clear Stamp: Diamonds #960834
Archival Ink: Potting Soil
PaperArtsy Stamps: JOFY 22
Versafine Ink: Onyx Black
Versamark Ink
Stampedous Embossing Powders: Shabby White, Aged Teal
Spellbinders die
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam
Lumiere Paint: Pearlescent White
Micron Pen: Black #05
Golden Matte Medium
Wild Orchid Crafts: 5mm Flat Back Pearls
Stampin' Up: Itty Bitty Backgrounds
Sellotape Double sided tape

Monday, 12 March 2018

Mixed Media Art Tag - Leave A Little Sparkle

Today's project is an art tag:


Supplies:
Dylusions Sprays: Lime, Aubergine, Sky Blue
325gsm & 160gsm  Smooth White Card Stock
Stampin' Up Stamp: French Script
Stampotique: Flowers, Daniel Torente Girl
Micron Pen: Black
Crafter's Workshop Stencil: Mini Peony
Inktense Pencils: Thistle, Deep Blue
Golden Matte Medium
Golden Gesso
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam
Fibres: From Stash
Archival Ink: Violet
Versfine Ink: Onyx Black
Ranger Liquid Pearls: Baby Blue
Tim Holtz Small Talk Sticker Set
Martha Stewart Irridescent Stars
Prima Soft Matte Gel

Sunday, 11 March 2018

Art Journal Page - If You Can't Stop Thinking

Created in my Prima Mixed Media Book:


Supplies:
Prima A5 Mixed Media Book
Dylusions Colour Sprays: Rose Quartz, Fuchsia, Aubergine
Archival Ink: Cactus Flower, Deep Purple, Jet Black
Versafine Ink: Onyx Black
Katy's Corner: Text Background Stamp (Now out of business)
Crafter's Workshop Stencil: Mini Beaded Curtain
PaperArtsy Stamps: JOFY 13
Impression Obsession Stamp: Beauty Text
Dylusions Paint: Calypso Teal
160gsm Smooth White Card Stock
Golden Fluid Acrylic: Titanium White
Traci Bunkers Alphabet Stamp Set: Label Maker
Prima Art Basics: Soft Matte Gel
Carabelle Studio: Circles Stencil
Liquitex Light Modelling Paste
Galleria Irridescent Medium
Derwent Intense Pencil: Deep Violet
Prima Water Brush
Butterflies - Etsy Digital Dowload

Saturday, 10 March 2018

6 x 6 Mixed Media Challenge - Butterflies

Today's piece is for my 6 x 6" Mixed Media Challenge over on FaceBook.  This week's theme is butterflies:

Supplies:
6 x 6" hot Press Watercolour paper
Prima 3D Gloss Gel
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam
Tim Holtz Flourish Stencil
Creative Expressions: Chicken Wire Stamp
Archival Ink: Cobalt
Winsor & Newton Watercolours
PaperArtsy Stamps: Hot Picks
Brother Labelling Machine
Prima Water Brush
Golden Soft Gel Medium

Friday, 9 March 2018

Mixed Media Art Postcard - Just Breathe

Today's project is an art postcard:


Supplies:
325gsm & 160gsm Smooth White Card Stock
Distress Oxide Ink: Peeled Paint, Broken China
Distress Ink: Vintage Photo, Peeled Paint, Broken China, Forest Moss
Prima Distressing Tool
Collage Butterfly - From Stash
Prima Background Stamp: Text
Stamps By Ryn: Drips
Archival Ink: Forget-Me-Not, Fern Green
Carbon Black Acrylic Paint
Stampin' Up: Itty Bitty Backgrounds
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam
Rubber Stampede: Leaf Stamp
Washi Tape
Tim Holtz: Small Talk Stickers

Thursday, 8 March 2018

Clay Art Doll

Today I'm working with clay to make a fun Art Doll:


Supplies:
Fimo Soft Black Clay
Clay Tools: Rolling Pin, Tissue Blade, Tile for baking
Sun face Silicone Mould - Ebay
Ranger Perfect Pearls
Texture Stamp - Manufacturer Unknown
Beads, Eye Pins, Jump Rings and metal embellishments - From stash

Wednesday, 7 March 2018

Art Journal Page - Free

Today I'm working in my Prima Mixed Media Book on an Art Journal Page:

Supplies:
Prima A5 Mixed Media Book
Kaiser Craft: Bird Cage Stamp
Distress Ink: Antique Linen
Tim Holtz Stamp Set: Mini Ornates
Archival Ink: Watering Can
Prima Water Brush
Zig Clean Colour Brush Pens: Ochre, Mustard, Carmine Red
Prima Clear Stamp: #850456
Zettiology: Bird Stamp
Micron Pen: Black #
MFT Alphabet Stamp Set: Vanity Licence Plate
Stampin' Up: Itty Bitty Background

Tuesday, 6 March 2018

Mixed Media Canvas - Do More Than Exist

Today's project is a mixed media canvas completed with Dylusions Paints, Tim Holtz Stencils, Archival Inks and Texture Paste:

Supplies:
8 x 10" Canvas Board
Golden Gesso
Golden Soft Gel Matte Medium
Golden Matte Medium
Dylusions Paint: Lemon Zest, Fresh Lime, Calypso Teal, Bubblegum Pink
PaperArtsy Fresco Finish Paint: Purple Rain
Tim Holtz Mini Stencils: Stars, Distressed Squares
Crafter's Workshop Stencil: Mini Sunburst
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam
Archival Ink: Jet Black, Magenta Hue
Impression Obseesion: CAC Script Background Stamp
Tim Holtz Stamp Set: Oddities
Stampin' Up: Itty Bitty Backgrounds
Alphabet Stamps: Ebay find
Liquitex Light Modelling Paste
Prima Art Alchemy Paint: Pearlescent White
Caran D'Ache: Neo Colour 2 Wax Pastels: Azurite Blue, Cobalt Violet
Spellbinders Dies: Classic Circles
160gsm Smooth White Card Stock
Versafine Ink: Onyx Black
General Peel & Sketch Charcoal Pencil
baby Wipe

Monday, 5 March 2018

Mixed Media ATC - Live Gently

Today's project is an ATC using watercolours, Distress Ink, Stamps and Tim Holtz Stickers:


Supplies:
Langton Hot Press Watercolour Paper
Prima Water Brush
Winsor & Newton Artist Grade Watercolours
Zig Clean Colour Brush Markers: Light Green, Olive Green, Pink, Bright Yellow, Cornflower Blue,
Distress Ink: Pumice Stone
Tim Holtz Small Talk Stickers
Kaiser Craft Stamp: Dictionary Meanings
Art Impressions Stamps: Bucket, Cobblestones,  Leaf & Flower images
Archival Ink: Cornflower, Cobalt
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam
Stampin' Up: Itty Bitty Backgrounds

Sunday, 4 March 2018

Art Journal Page - Collect Beautiful Moments

Today's project is an art journal page in my Prima Mixed Media Book:

Supplies:
Prima A5 Mixed Media Book
Golden Gesso
Napkin - From stash
Torn Book Page - From Stash
Golden Matte Medium
PaperArtsy Fresco Finish Paints - Mermaid, Vanilla, Chalk
Indigo Blu: Script Stamp
Stampin' Up: Crackle Background
Tim Holtz Salvage Stickers - Crowded Attic
Tim Holtz Small Talk Stickers
Derwent Charcoal Pencil
Cotton Bud
Stewart Gill Meta Mica Paint: Blue Steel
Crafter's Workshop Stencil: Mini Tile Texture
Archival Ink: Cornflower, Watering Can, Jet Black
Golden Fluid Acrylic: Carbon Black
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam
Sprectra Fix Pastel Fixative

Saturday, 3 March 2018

6 x 6 Challenge - Doodles

Today is the launch of the second theme in my mixed media challenge group over on Facebook, and the theme is Doodles.


Supplies:
6 x 6 Hot Press Watercolour Paper
Pencil for sketching
Derwent: Inktense Water soluble Pencils
Prima Water Brush
Micron Pen: Black #01
Signo White Angelic Pen
Caran D'Ache: Luminance White Pencil

Friday, 2 March 2018

Mixed Media Art Postcard - It's Never Too Late

Today's project is an art postcard using a range of stencils, stamps, paints and ink:


Supplies:
325gsm & 160gsm Smooth White Card Stock
Americana Craft Paint: Mint Julep Green, Hauser Light Green
PaperArtsy Fresco Finish Paint: Lilac, Cheesecake
Golden Fluid Acrylics: Ultramarine Violet
Archival Ink: Potting Soil, Olive, Violet
Versafine Ink: Onyx Black
Tim Holtz Stamps: Scratches Background, Good Thoughts Stamp Set
Prima Clear Stamps: Text Background #536305
Zettiology: Collage Girl
Tim Holtz Mini Stencil: Circles
Crafter's Workshop Stencil: Mini Demask
Washi Tape: From Ebay
Baby Wipe
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam
7 Gypsies: Conservatory Paper Stack
Golden Soft Gel Medium
Golden Matte Medium
Golden Gesso
Bottle Cap

Thursday, 1 March 2018

Mixed Media Art Tag - Butterfly

Today's video is an art tag using PaperArtsy Paints, Stencils and Stamps from Darkroom Door:



Supplies:
325 gsm Smooth White Card Stock
Baby Wipe
PaperArtsy Fresco Finish Paint: Zesty Zing, Cheesecake
Americana Craft Paint: Golden Straw
Golden Gesso
Galleria Acrylic Paint: Lamp Black
Crafter's Workshop Stencil: Mini Paradise
Tim Holtz Mini Stencil: Circles
Cosmic Shimmer Pearlescent Watercolours: Lava Red
Tim Holtz Stamping Platform
Dark Room Door Stamp Set: Butterflies
Black Micron Pen #01
White Posca Paint Pen
Craft Individuals Stamp: Music Background, Flourish
Archival Ink: Jet Black, Vermillion, Venetian Orange
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam
Woodware Stamp Positioner
Brother Labelling Machine

Wednesday, 28 February 2018

Art Journal Page - Always Smile

Today I have a new art journal page using Prima Water Soluble Wax Pastels and Patterned Paper from 7 Gypsies:


Supplies:
Golden Gesso
Dylusions Paint: Calypso Teal, Fresh Lime
Golden Fluid Acrylic: Dioxazine Purple
Baby Wipe
Tim Holtz Mini Stencil
Crafty Individuals: Crackle Background
Heidi Swapp: Smile Text Stamp
Autumn Leaves: Stamped & Coded Stamp Set
Stampin' Up: Itty Bitty Background Stamps
Kaiser Craft: Script Stamp
Archival Ink: Deep Purple, Jet Black
7 Gypsies 8 x 8" paper Stack: Paddington
Spellbinders Dies: Classic Circles
Prima Water Soluble Wax Pastels
Posca Paint Pens: Black and White
Prima Art Basics: Soft Matte Gel
General Peel & Sketch Charoal Pencil

Tuesday, 27 February 2018

Mixed Media Art Postcard - Fill Your Days With Life

Today's project is an art postcard.  This type of postcard is not intended for mailing, it is merely a piece of art that is the same size as a postcard.

Supplies:
325gsm & 160gsm Smooth White Card Stock
Golden Gesso
Golden Matte Medium
PaperArtsy Fresco Finish Paint: Chalk
Brusho Watercolour Dry Pigments: Crimson, Cobalt
Archival Ink: Cobalt, Plum, French Ultramarine, Cornflower
Versafine Ink: Onyx Black
H2O Watercolour: Black Cherry
Cosmic Shimmer Watercolour: Golden Aqua, Pearlescent
Prima Water Brush
Dots Background Stamp: Manufacturer Unknown
Indigo Blue: Script Background
Carabelle Studio: Mini Textures
Stampotique: Shrooms
Micron Pen: Black #05
Brother Labelling Machine
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam

Monday, 26 February 2018

Mixed Media Mini Book - Keep Life Simple

Today's project is a mini book:

Supplies:
160gsm Smooth White Card Stock
Sizzix Die: Pocket
Glimmer Mist Sprays: Water Slide, Deep purple, Suede
Distress Ink: Fossilized Amber
Carabelle Studio: Journal Du Jour
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam
Glue Stick
Scor-Pal & Bone Folder
Tonic Studios: Tag & Ticket Corner Punch
Copier Paper
Invoke Arts: Diamonds Stamp
Stampin' Up: Itty Bitty Background Stamp, Linen Texture Background Stamp
Archival Ink: Hydrangea
Versafine Ink: Onyx Black
Posca Paint Pen: White
Lightweight Chip Board - For the covers
Brother Labelling Machine
Stabillo All Pencil: Black
Water Brush
Metal Key - From Stash
Treasure Gold: White Fire
7 Gypsies: Metal Number Tabs
Fibres: From Stash
Book Bindig Rings
We R Memory Keepers: Crop-O-Dile Tool
Ranger Glossy Accents

Sunday, 25 February 2018

Art Journal Page - Faith

Today's project is an art journal page:



Supplies:
Prima A5 Mixeed Media Book
Prima Color Bloom Sprays: Summer Sky, Cobalt, Precious Stone, Soft Teal
Prima Clear Stamp: Background Text "Engraver Collection"
Archival Ink: Watering Can
Tim Holtz Mini Stencil: Chevrons
Liquitex Light Modelling Paste
Prima Art Alchemy Paint: Unicorn's Hair
Lost Cost Designs: Faith Stamp
Versafine Ink: Onyx Black
Stabilo All Pencil: Blue
Prima Watercolour Brush
Brother Labelling Machine
Golden Matte Medium
Wild Orchid Crafts: Mini Doily
Ephemera pieces - From Stash
Lace - From Stash
Shipping Tag: From Stash
Tim Holtz Tiny Attacher
Prima Soft Gel Medium

Saturday, 24 February 2018

Mixed Media 6 x 6 Challenge - Flowers

Today is the first challenge in my new FB group.  The first theme is flowers. Here is my piece.  Links to the challenge group are shown in the video description for anyone wanting to join in :-)

Supplies:
6 x 6 Hot Press Watercolour Paper
Distress Inks: Antique Linen, Black Soot
Creative Journey Stamp Set - Brick Texture Stamp
Wendy Vecchi Stencil - Lovely Large Flower
Liquitex: Light Modelling Paste
Prima Art Basics 1" Silicone Brush
Lumiere Paints: Indigo, Pearlescent Blue, Magenta, Burgundy, Citrine
Prisma Verithin Pencil: Violet Blue
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam

Friday, 23 February 2018

Mixed Media Canvas - Dream, Hope, Wish

Today's project is a 3D, mixed media canvas:


Supplies:

15 x 15cm Canvas Board
Tim Holtz Printed Tissue Paper
Golden Soft Gel Medium
Golden Gesso
Chipboard pieces - Unbranded
Wooden Phrase Tiles - Unbranded from stash
Flatback Pearls - Unbranded from Ebay UK
Lace pieces - From stash
Melissa Francis - Resin Butterfly
PaperArtsy Fresco Finish Paint: Sherbet
Golden Fluid Acrylics: Paynes Grey, Quinacridone Nickel Azo Gold
Silks Acrylic Glazes: Pixie Pink, Ginger Flower
Prima Art Alchemy Metallique Paint: White Pearl
Golden Glass Bead Gel

Thursday, 22 February 2018

ATC - Stay Curious

Today's creation is an ATC:

Supplies:
325 & 160gsm gsm Smooth White Card Stock
Dylusions Paint: Vibrant Turquoise, Fresh Lime
Baby Wipe
Stampin' Up Background Stamp: French Script
Archival Ink: Magenta Hue, Forget-Me-Not, Cobalt
Crafter's Workshop Stencil: Mini Daisy Cluster
Ranger: Cut N' Dry Foam
Octopode Factory: Flamingo Stamp
Versafine Ink: Onyx Black
Zig Cleancolor Brush Pens: Peach Pink, Cornflower Blue
Prima Watercolor Brush
Golden Matte Medium
Sakura Micron Pen - Black #01
Tim Holtz: Small Talk Stickers
Tuscan Rose: Flourish Stamp


Wednesday, 21 February 2018

Art Journal Page - Make Today Amazing

My latest journal page featuring a tissue paper texture technique:


Supplies:
Prima A5 Mixed Media Book
Tissue Paper
Golden Soft Gel Medium
Golden Gesso
Dylusions Paint: Calypso Teal, Fresh Lime
Tim Holtz Mini Stencil
Bold Text Background Stamp - Manufacturer unknown
Archival Ink: Plum, Jet Black
Golden Fluid Acrylic Paint: Quinacridone Crimson, Carbon Black
All Night Media: Typewriter Alphabet
Posca Paint Pen: Black
Creative Journey Stamp Set: Splatter Background
Metallic Wax: Prima - Rose Gold, Treasure Gold - White Fire
Baby Wipe
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam
Acetate Sheet

Silver Play Button & Challenge Group

A short video to say thank you to all my subscribers both those over on YT, and those who watch from here.  I also announce the start of my new Artful Evidence Challenge Group:


Monday, 19 February 2018

Art Card - Blue Print Dressform

Today's project is a card using Tim Holtz Blue Print stamps and Prisma coloured pencils:


Supplies:
Recycled Kraft Card Stock (Unbranded)
Ivory Linen Effect Card Stock
Bazzill Card Stock: Quartz
Time Holtz Stamps: Blue Print Sewing
Versafine Ink: Onyx Black
Prisma Premier Coloured Pencils: Pink, Blush Pink, White
Zest It Blending Solution
Cotton Bud
Distress Ink: Frayed Burlap
Stampin' Up Stamps: Itty Bitty Backgrounds, Love Definition (Both discontinued sets)
MFT Dies: Pierced Rectangle Stx
Judikins Stamp: Work Of Art
Double Sided Tape

Sunday, 18 February 2018

Mixed Media Art Tag - Encourage Your Hopes

Today's project is an art tag:


Supplies:
325gsm Smooth White Card Stock
Golden Gesso
Tim Holtz Stencil: Splatters, Harlequin
Tonic Studios Tag Punch
Distress Ink: Spiced Marmalade, Broken China
Archival Ink: Cobalt Blue, Jet Black
Sakura Gelly Roll Glaze Pen: Black
Crafty Individuals Stamp: Crackle Background
Lost Coast Designs: Bird Stamp
Tim Holtz Stamps: Going Somewhere
Carabelle Studio Stamps: Taches et Courtures
Fibres: From Stash
Baby Wipe
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam
Crop-O-Dile Tool

Saturday, 17 February 2018

Art Journal Page - Braver Than You Think

Today's project is a mixed media art journal page using my Prima mixed media book:

Supplies:

Prima A5 Mixed Media Book
Golden Gesso
Dylusions Paint: Lemon Zest, Squeezed Orange, Bubblegum Pink, Calypso Teal
Archival Ink: Violet, Magenta Hue, Jet Black
Versafine Ink: Onyx Black
Darkroom Door Stamp: Weathered Stripes
Creative Expressions: Chicken Wire Background
Crafter's Workshop Stencil: Mini Chicken Wire
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam
Tim Holtz Stamp Sets: Crazy Cats, Mini Bird Crazy & Things
160gsm Smooth White Card Stock
Stampotique: Tree, Squiggle Arms
Micron Pen: #05 Black
Posca Paint Pens: Black & White
Woodware Stamp Positioner
Golden Matte Medium
Studio G Alphabet Peg Set

Friday, 16 February 2018

Art postcard - Every Moment Matters

Today's project is a short and simple mixed media postcard featuring Dylusions paints, Archival inks and rubber stamping:


Supplies:
325gsm Smooth White Card Stock
Dylusions Paints: Fresh Lime, Calypso Teal
Aspects of Design Stamp: Mesh Background
Archival Ink: Cobalt Blue, Violet, Blue Violet
Technique Tuesday Stamps: Wildflowers, Growing Wild
Stampin' Up: Itty Bitty Backgrounds
Micron Pen: Black #05

Thursday, 15 February 2018

Altered Puzzle Piece

Today's project is an altered puzzle piece with a resin finish:


Supplies:
Child's over size puzzle piece
Golden Gesso
Crafter's Workshop Stencil: Mini Daisy Cluster
PaperArtsy Fresco Finish Paints: Bora Bora, Lilac, China
Archival Ink: Violet, Jet Black, Manganese Blue
Versamark Ink
Stanislaus Imports: Tiny Puzzle Piece Embellishments
Stampin' Up Stamps: Itty Bitty Backgrounds, Love Definition Background
Indigo Blu Stamp Set: Sarah's Choice
Perfect Pearls: Pearl White
Perfect Pearls Brush
Stampin' Up Background: Love Definition
Crafty Notiions Guilding Flakes: - Copper Thunder
Ranger Glossy Accents
Envirotex Epoxy Resin
Woodware Embossing Buddy
Black detail embossing powder
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam

Wednesday, 14 February 2018

Art Journal Page - Dream A Little Dream

Created in my Prima A5 Mixed Media Book


Supplies:
Prima A5 Mixed Media Book
Golden Gesso
Golden Fluid Acrylic: Titan Buff, Titanium White
Maja Designs: Vintage Summer Basics
Spellbinders: Nested Hearts Dies
Archival Ink: Watering Can
Prima Text Stamp: #555115
Prima Soft Matte Gel
Golden Matte Medium
Pan Pastels: Magenta Tint, Violet Tint
Pan Pastel Soft Tools
Tim Holtz Stencil: Hearts
Ranger: Cut N' Dry Foam
Cat's Life Press: Dream A Little Dream Stamp
160gsm Smooth White Card Stock

Tuesday, 13 February 2018

3D Art Canvas - Polymer Clay Flowers

Today's project is a 3D canvas featuring polymer clay:


Supplies:
8 x 8" Board Canvas
Golden Gesso: White & Black
Americana Craft Paints: Foliage Green, Pistachio Mint, Lemonade
Lumiere Paints: Halo Violet Gold, Halo Blue Gold
Golden Fluid Acrylic: Titanium White
Golden Matte Medium
Archival Ink: Veridian, Jet Black, Blue Violet
PaperArtsy Fresco Finish Paint: Wisteria
Making Memories Foam Stamps: Love 2
Black Polymer Clay
Flower and Leaf Cutters
Ranger Perfect Pearls
Torn Book Page
Sizzix Die: Rectangle Frame
260gsm Smooth White Card Stock
Prima Distressing Tool
My Favorite Things: Typewriter Text Background Stamp
Tim Holtz Stencil: Flourishes
Prima Glass Glitter: Copper
Prima Soft Gel Gloss Medium
Ranger Glossy Accents
Cheesecloth
Tattered Angels Glimmer Mist: Delphinium
Ranger: Cut N' Dry Foam
Metal Corners: From Stash

Monday, 12 February 2018

ATC - Spread Your Wings

Today's project is an ATC:


Supplies:

325gsm & 125gsm Smooth White Card Stock
Distress Inks: Tea Dye, Vintage Photo
Cosmic Shimmer Watercolours: Sapphire Sparkle, Golden Aqua
Impression Obsession Stamp: Beauty Text
Archival Ink: Potting Soil, Cobalt
Darkroom Door Stamps: Butterflies. Wildflower
Fabric Tape: 7 Gypsies
Stencil: Heidi Swapp
Liquitex: Light Modelling Paste
palette Knife
Versafine Ink: Onyx Black
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam
Woodware Stamp Positioner
Glue Stick

Sunday, 11 February 2018

Art Journal Page - Castles In The Sky

A mixed media art journal page created in my Strathmore Visual Journal:


Supplies:
Strathmore Visual Journal: 9 x 12" (Mixed Media Paper)
Golden Gesso
PaperArtsy Fresco Finish Paints: Ice Blue, Smurf, Chalk, Moonlight, Wisteria, Pumpkin Soup
Golden Fluid Acrylic: Quinacridone Magenta
Darkroom Door Stamp: Mesh
Archival Ink: Cobalt Blue, Jet Black, Cactus Flower, Magenta Hue, Blue Violet
Lavinia Stamps: Silhouette Castles
Card-io Stamps: Secret Garden, Wodland Walks, Cottontail Capers, Bugs & Snails, Branching Out
Lindsay Mason /Personal Impressions Stamps: Garden Chair Scene
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam
Baby Wipes
Micron Pen: Black #05, #01
Judikins Masking Paper
Brother Labelling Machine & 12mm Tape
Golden Matte Medium

Saturday, 10 February 2018

Art Card - Spring Flowers

Today's project is a Spring themed 5 x 5" Art Card



Supplies:
Southfield White Linen Texture Card Stock
325gsm Smooth White Tafetta Card Stock
160gsm Smooth White Card Stock (For the stamped flowers)
PaperArtsy Stamp Sets: JOFY 13, 22
Distress Inks: Twisted Citron, Mowed Lawn, Picked Raspberry, Squeezed Lemonade
Stampin' Up: Itty Bitty Backgrounds, Lace texure
Versafine Ink: Onyx Black
Marion Emberson / Personal Impressions Stamp Set:
Archival Ink: Emerald Green
Spellbinders Die
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam
Ranger Glossy Accents
Golden Soft Gel Matte Medium
Sellotape Double Sided Tape
Craftworks : Card Candi
Tim Holtz Stamp Platform

Friday, 9 February 2018

Mixed Media Art Tag - Spring Time

Today's project is a Spring themed art tag.  Enjoy!


Supplies:
350gsm Smooth White Card Stock
Distress Ink: Pine Needles, Dusty Concord, Tea Dye
K & Co: Ephemera Pieces - Flora & Fauna Collection
Digital Download: Bird
Designs By Ryn: Sea Bubbles Stamp
Versamark Ink
UTEE: Cosmic Shimmer - Lapis Jade / Pipe Dream Ink - Lavender
Archival Ink: Blue Violet, Garden Patina
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam
Brother Labelling Machine
Glue Stick
We R Memory Keepers: Crop-o-dile Tool
Range of fibres - From stash





Thursday, 8 February 2018

Art Journal Page - Art

My lastest art journal page using a combination of inks, rubber stamps and stencils.


Supplies:

Prima A4 Mixed Media Book
Distress Ink: Frayed burlap
Tim Holtz Stencil: Harlequin
Versafine Ink: Onyx Black
Archival Ink: Red Geranium, Potting Soil
Indigo Blu Stamps: Script Background, Sarah's Choice Stamp Set
Cherry Pie Stamp: Small Chequered Background
Washi Tape: Unbranded Ebay Find
Stamp Set:
Tim Holtz Stamp Set: Bitty Grunge
Stampin Up' Stamp: Itty Bitty Backgrounds
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam
Woodware Stamp Positioner

Wednesday, 7 February 2018

Mixed Media Postcard - Enchanted Bunnies

Today's creation is a postcard sized piece of art using Distress Ink products, Rubber Stamps, Pearlescent Paint and Glitter.


Supplies:
6 x 4" Sized Piece of 325gsm White Card stock
Distress Oxide Inks: Peeled Paint, Faded Jeans, Wilted Violet
Distress Inks: Peeled Paint, Faded Jeans
Archival Inks: Fern Green, Manganese Blue, Blue Violet
Versafine Ink: Onyx Black
Lavinia Stamps: Woodland Hares, Moon Pods
Technique Tuesday Stamps: Wildflowers
Lindsay Mason / Personal Impressions Stamps: Garden Chair, Watering Can Scene
Stickles Glitter Glue: Stardust
Black Micron Pen: #05
Cosmic Shimmer Watercolours: Persian Blue, Violet Frost

Tuesday, 6 February 2018

Shrink Plastic Embellishments

Today's project uses shrink plastic, Pan Pastels & Prisma Coloured Pencils:


Supplies:
Lucky Squirrel Shrink Plastic
Spellbinders dies - Various shapes
Pan Pastels
Prisma Coloured Pencils
Woodware Stamps:
Archival Ink - Jet Black
Ranger Heat Tool

Monday, 5 February 2018

Art Journal Page - Believe In Magic

Today's project is an art journal page using stamps by Lavinia and Tattered Angels Glimmer Mist sprays



Supplies:
Prima A5 Mixed Media Book
Tattered Angels Glimmer Mist - Sunshine, Blue Skies, Pink Bubblegum
Versafine Ink - Onyx Black
Art Impressions - Large Foliage Stamp
Archival Ink - Sky Blue, Cornflower, Cobalt
Posca Paint Pen - White
Micron Pen Black #05 (To touch up stamping)
Lavinia Stamps - Freya (Fairy), Mushrooms, 3 Field Mice, Stars Miniature, Fairy Orbs
Wink of Stella Brush Pen - Clear
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam

Sunday, 4 February 2018

Mixed Media Art Canvas - Whimsical Flowers

A 5 x 7" Mixed Media Canvas is my latest project recorded for You Tube:



Supplies:
5 x 7" Box Canvas
Golden Gesso
Dylusions Paint - Calypso Teal
Tim Holtz Mini Stencil
Archival Ink - Cobalt. Jet Black
PaperArtsy Stamps - JOFY 24
Carabelle Background Stamp - Journal Du Jour
Sequin Mesh
Silks Acrylic Glazes - Sunflower, Key Lime, Spiced Pumpkin
160gsm White Cardstock
Posca Paint Pens: Black & White
Golden Soft Gel Matte Medium
Prima Soft Gloss Medium
Micron Pen: Black #01

Saturday, 3 February 2018

ATCs - Valentines Trio

A trio of mixed media ATCs with a Valentine's theme:


Supplies:

350gsm White Card Stock
160gsm White Card Stock
Tattered Angels Glimmer Mist - Cherry Blossom
Stampotique - Heart Stamp
Archival Ink - Magenta Hue
Liquitenx Light Modelling Paste
Liquitex Acrylic Ink - Quinacridone Magenta
Tim Holtz Stencil - Hearts
Art Alchemy Sparks Paint - Iris Potion
Carabelle Stamp Set - Hearts & Pebbles
Versafine Ink - Onyx Black
Wild Orchid Crafts Rhines - 4mm Lilac
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam
Glue Stick
Golden Soft Gel Medium

Friday, 2 February 2018

Art Journal Page - Botanical Butterfly

My latest art journal page:



Supplies:
Prima A5 Mixed Media Book
Distress Inks: Gathered Twigs, Vintage Photo, Broken China, Pine Needles
Tim Holtz Mini Layering Stencil: Set 8
Ranger Cut N' Dry Foam
K & Co Ephemera Pieces
Manilla Shipping Tag
Glue Stick
Zig 2-Way Glue
Golden Matt Medium
Palette Knife
Frozen Opals
Tim Holtz Numbers Stamp
Versafine Ink: Onyx Black
Kars Circle Punch
Stampin' Up Stamp: Itty Bitty Backgrounds