• 2016,  2017,  Adventures in Creativity

    Make Your Own File Folder Journal – A DIY Video

    Make Your Own File Folder Journal – A DIY Video Better late than never! Here is a video I posted waaayyy back in 2016 showing you how I made my File Folder Art Journal.  Check it out by clicking on the image above! Materials: Waxed Dental Floss Needle Thread 1 meter (3 feet) of ribbon of your choice Canvas for cover – or any other heavy fabric like an old pair of jeans Ruler Pencil Scissors Punching Tool (a thumbtack works too) 15 Manila or White File Folders Gesso or white craft paint to prep pages Acrylic paint if you wish to decorate your cover Have fun!  

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  • 2015

    April 17 2015 Getting Foxy

      I have been busy!  I have several new pieces to share with you today!  For the past week I have been busy making handmade journals.   To learn more about my journals, read through to the bottom of this post. I just finished a darling painting called “Afternoon Delight”.  This acrylic painting in on cradled canvas and is 18 x 24 inches.  This darling fox makes me smile every time I look at her.  “Afternoon Delight” is available for sale.  I was lucky enough to be commissioned to make art for two incredible local boys.  Here are the finished pieces.  SOLD – Dax’s Dominion – Original Acrylic Painting on cradled…

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  • 2011

    May 17 2011 – Up and Atem

    May 17 2011 Up and Atem Last night I did manage to get the beginnings of an art journal page started. I am trying to get myself back on an early morning schedule so that I have a fresh brain for art and blogging. Today I did dragged myself out of bed bright and early and I painted in a sketch I had done last night and will add it to the journal page later. But first, my work area is an absolute disaster and I desperately need to get it cleaned up before I get Andrew on the go and get ready work. Weather permitting, I will start digging…

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