Artified Tags

On a wet, slightly chilly, evening I put these tags together. I used the Artified Mixed Media kit which is something that, quite frankly, just keeps on giving! After making these 2 little cuties, I’m looking in the bag and there’s heaps more left. And so, I have yet 2 more projects to share afterContinue reading “Artified Tags”

Free Technique Vid for Youuu

Happy New Week! This month I set myself a target to share one new technique with you. I am now happy….nay, THRILLED, to offer for your viewing — “PURPOSE”. {Which, coincidentally is my ONE LITTLE WORD for 2013} Here is the direct link to Vimeo http://vimeo.com/giovannascott/purpose As with all “The GiSt of It” videos, youContinue reading “Free Technique Vid for Youuu”

123 Challenge for April

Hello again for another month of exciting challenges! The criteria for this month’s 123 Challenge is: colour=MINT, word=BELIEVE, technique=BEADS Okay….so you’re now asking, “Gi, where are the beads??!!!” Ahem, I took some creative licence with it this month for 2 reasons. Firstly, I put rocks on last month’s challenge, so putting actual beads on thisContinue reading “123 Challenge for April”

Art Journal in an hour

I had my cranky pants on yesterday, you know, bit of this and bit of that…blah blah blah So I decided I needed to let the crankies out on a journal page and grabbed by latest prompt from A Year in the Life of an Art Journal. So I gathered all my fave sayings fromContinue reading “Art Journal in an hour”

2012: WORD UP!

Towards the end of each year I begin to plan the next. My birthday is 27th December and while others are nursing hangovers and distended bellies from Christmas, and perhaps planning seeing in the New Year, I’m huddled in my Cave, contemplating my life. Honestly, 2011 was so good and so horrible in so manyContinue reading “2012: WORD UP!”

No Retrospective…No Resolutions….Just a Workshop!

That’s right. It’s 2012, well and truly, but instead of re-hashing last year and thinking that I can control what happens this year (yeah, right) I figured I’d start this year with a post about what is GOING to happen. And that is…my first ever, face-to-face, mixed media workshop (gasp!!) Yahooooo for me and aContinue reading “No Retrospective…No Resolutions….Just a Workshop!”