DIY Alcohol Inks

DIY Alcohol Inks

If you work with mixed media or love to make pages in your art journal, then you’ll know that alcohol inks are perfect for staining and adding transparent color. I generally use them with stencils and also for adding aged effects...
A Page from my Art Journal: Silent Meditation

A Page from my Art Journal: Silent Meditation

Keeping an art journal has many advantages. It’s a great way to express your thoughts and feelings using words and images, and also a great way to practice new art and mixed media techniques. Because the pages are small, you can...
Art journaling for the time challenged

Art journaling for the time challenged

For the last several years I’ve attempted to keep an art journal without too much success. However this year I decided to try again after discovering The Documented Life Project which is a free online project complete with support...
Exploring image transfer for mixed media

Exploring image transfer for mixed media

I’ve just started a brand new project … an Image Transfer Art Journal – and I’ve already finished the first page which is a double page and isn’t it just beeeauutiful? I first painted and textured some mixed...
Thoughts on becoming a Golden Girl

Thoughts on becoming a Golden Girl

I’ve enjoyed spending a bit of time recently working with Golden paints, gels, pastes and mediums. I think I’m definitely becoming a “Golden Girl”. It’s been fun experimenting with the different textures that...
Exploring mixed media

Exploring mixed media

The first month of this year has been crazy busy, but I finally found some time this week to catch up with some artful creativity. Exploring some photoshopping This image was manipulated in photoshop elements to enhance the figure of the...
More mixed media and photoshop

More mixed media and photoshop

This is another of the mixed media pieces that I’ve been working with this week. This one has a different texture to the previous mixed media piece I showed you which you can see here, and I used only one color to paint it. Again...
Fun with mixed media and photoshop

Fun with mixed media and photoshop

Welcome to another week! I hope your weekend was as much fun as mine! This is how mine started – a table-top full of fun stuff just waiting to be played with. And this is one of the pieces that emerged – a beautiful textural...

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