Monthly Archives: September 2013

Handmade Embellishments

Handmade Embellishments

green embelishmentsmatt black embelishment
I’ve been messing around with some new products and here are the results. Not sure what I am going to use them for yet, but I’m sure I’ll find something!

Art Journal – First Pages

Art Journal - First Pages

art journal page 1art journal page 2 copyThis is my first proper art journal page. I like the bright vibrant colours and the fact that if something doesn’t work you can just paint over it 🙂

Even more patterns and textures….

The same as the last but with black acrylic.

More Patterns and Textures

More Patterns and Textures

I have been experimenting with a new stencil I made using the Silhouette Cameo machine. Here I have used modelling paste through the stencil on backgrounds I created earlier. I like the way it picks up some of the ink 🙂

Playing with Textures!

Playing with Textures!

Experimenting with modelling paste, handmade stamps and other objects to make textures which were then coloured with acrylics.

Not-so-jolly Jester

Not-so-jolly Jester

This is a piece I’ve been fiddling with. I painted it, then felt something was missing, so I added the frame round the jester. I think it just finishes it off somehow.

New Start!

I’ve  decided I want to create a more traditional bog to keep a record of my experimentation! So I thought I’d start by joining wordpress. Here goes…..

A Card Day's Work

cards, crafts, and a little crazy

Heather Telford

cards, colour, paper & paint

Florence Langley

florence and freddie part 2 - the house of cards

Paper Geometry

Paper, Ink, Art

The Tag Lady

Crafty creations using buttons,brown paper and string (amongst other things).

The Contented Crafter

A blog containing random thoughts, bits of life, creations from my art room and tales of a cat named Orlando and a puppy named Siddy

Let's Art Journal

Expressing life through endless creativity in words and pictures

Little house on the coast

From up town urban girl to coastal life wife

Jade Sutton Art

Let your Imagination Run Wild!!!

Patty Radish

Sharing My Handmade Life

Mike Deakin Art

Art Journaling, Mixed Media & Papercrafts

366 Days of Art

2016 is the Year of Art. 366 days. 366 pieces of art. Let's do this.

Starting Over Studio

Each day brings fresh discoveries in mixed-media art--and life.

Dr Nick Knight

Life as a Junior Doctor (

A Crafting Odyssey

Join me on my crafty journey

annotated audrey art


Dysphagia Ramblings

Awareness, Education, Ideas