The Good Student – “Supplies Me”

This year is my year to be a “good student”. This year I promised to learn to draw….properly. Really, truly P.R.O.P.E.R.L.Y…. I’ve had an “art-crush” on Jane Davenport for a few years now, so when the planets aligned I signed up for her “Supplies Me” online workshop. Honestly, I didn’t hold out too much hopeContinue reading “The Good Student – “Supplies Me””

Art Journal Play/Love

The background has been created by swiping, smearing and dabbing all the left-over paint from other projects onto this page. The title was cut from a magazine article (or was it an advert?) The sun was created using an old old Tupperware doiley shaped placemat that my friend Krissy & I found on an OpContinue reading “Art Journal Play/Love”

123 Challenge for July + farewell

This is my last month as 123 Challenge Creative Team member, so here it is…… criteria are: colour=purple; word=my; technique=chevron I’ve been taking the 123 Challenges since 2007. Click HERE to see my very first 123 Challenge entry. The concept renewed my love of papercrafting back in the day when online forums were in theirContinue reading “123 Challenge for July + farewell”

123 Challenge for June

Welcome June!! Criteria this month is….. WORD = change; COLOUR = blue; TECHNIQUE = washi tape I began by covering the entire background in washi tape then layered lots of blues. The bird stencil I borrowed from a friend on retreat. Layed it thick with modeling paste and blue paint (or ink, can’t remember), thenContinue reading “123 Challenge for June”

Art Journaling

There is something really relaxing about Art Journaling. If you are a fan, you’d understand (naturally). For the uninitiated here’s a quick run-down. Most of us kept a diary as a child/teenager/angst-ridden young adult. Imagine combining both loves of writing and being visually creative? These don’t have much personal writing but I loved creating themContinue reading “Art Journaling”

123 Challenge for May

Happy May everyone! The weather has cooled considerably here in Brisbane but days are still nice and warm-ish. This time of year always reminds me of being pregnant; I had 2 Winter babes so the filtered sunlight makes me want to have day-naps and do some nesting….argh, the nesting syndrome. Anyhoo, back to some creativeContinue reading “123 Challenge for May”