I have been busy lately. It’s summertime so busy is not strange or unexpected. Neither is this me complaining about being busy. Continue reading “Being busy is no excuse”
Since acquiring Multi-surface decoupage (or magic elixir as I call it) I have been a little obsessed. There are so many possibilities! I want to try them all! Here begins my quest to mine the uses of this substance. One idea at a time. This is my first tutorial, I hope you enjoy it. Please let me know what you think and any suggestions you have in the comments.
Continue reading “Glitter Gradient in Grey on Glass”
My cousin and her husband gave me some vases from their wedding reception. Their wedding and the whole week leading up to it was filled with awesome time with family and memories I will cherish forever. That sounds wicked cheesy but I mean it, I had such a blast with both our and the grooms family.
Continue reading “Brush jars made with love”
I picked up the things I need to finish my dress. Continue reading “Trimmings for the dress”
This is what it looks like now.
Time to cut
The major cuts are all done. It is ready for trappings and trimmings. Aka- the fun part… pictures to come!
The look of the clouds just as the sun departs the sky.
Chill air plus fiery hues balancing the warm sun and deep cool shades of copper.
Continue reading “On My Mind Right Now”
Look at the photos below separately. How do they make you feel? Discuss in the comments.
Continue reading “Color and mood”
Do you have a favorite repurposed item?
I really enjoy oil paint. That being said I don’t really paint in oils. This is because I am not a fan of the solvents and rarely is my workspace equipped with the proper ventilation. I aspire to do more work outside but that lends to it’s own set of issues not the least of which being dependant on the weather and my skins complicated relationship with the sun.
Now though (probably before now but I just got around to really looking into it) Water Miscible Oils are not just a thing. They are a professional grade, works just like regular oils yet cleans up with soap and water when wet kind of a thing. I will have to start squirreling away some funds and time to experiment with them and see if I dig them as much as I suspect I might.