School Holidays are here!!

I don’t know about you, but with 2 boys and one with special needs ..and let’s be honest here…. some very socially unacceptable behaviours, looking for things to do IN PUBLIC sends me into a tizz!!! But this year I’ve made a conscious decision to be more BRAVE and take them out to interesting placesContinue reading “School Holidays are here!!”

Fair Weekend + a new fundraiser class!!

Last weekend was Mackinley’s school Fair and we decided to “brave” the whole day with Rainer in tow. Luckily, there was a ride that he absolutely loved and the lady running the ride was happy for him to stay on after she called “time”, and for me to just keep handing her tickets!!! I justContinue reading “Fair Weekend + a new fundraiser class!!”

Three Hearts….an art journal in progress

Well, Christy Tomlinson has done it again! The art journal workshop “She Had 3 Hearts” is in it’s final stages and I’ve re-discovered my love of the small format. And I’m not just “doing” it, but also making it a Working Journal of Techniques. I took an Art Journal class many years ago with theContinue reading “Three Hearts….an art journal in progress”

Happy June 123…

Here is the criteria for 123 Challenge in June COLOUR=BROWNWORD=CREATETECHNIQUE=TAPE I covered the chipboard crown in Pink Paislee tape by layering it in all different directions, then carefully trimmed it. Underneath the photo is a little mix of 7Gypsies tape, the same Pink Paislee tape and plain ol’ masking tape. This is such a tenderContinue reading “Happy June 123…”

cReaTivE tYPe + ART journal

My good friend Charmane Koch has a great forum called Chat with Charm. It’s a one-stop-shop for just about every Blog/Manufacturer Challenge in Australia and overseas, including DT/CT Calls. Gotta love that!!! Last week she ran a CyberCrop which gets you motivated to do some challenges and try new ones too. Here are my picksContinue reading “cReaTivE tYPe + ART journal”