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Kickstarter Tuesdays: TuffNotes / The Coin Kaddy

This week on Kickstarter Tuesdays, I am talking about two handy Kickstarter projects that you should fund!


With 9+ years under their belts of publishing waterproof books and Bibles in a variety of different formats, they have long wanted to create a notebook that is extremely durable, can be used anywhere, embodies features you love, stands out, and is actually made in the USA – Birmingham, AL, to be exact. 742 more words


Leaf Collection Saves the Day

Last year my Mom was cleaning out her garage and handed me a box of my stuff to sort through. In that box was a leaf collection I made in the 6th grade! 177 more words

Surface Design

Au revoir, Seattle

After more than two weeks of the temperatures dropping below freezing, a tiny but nasty bit of snow and ice (hopefully the last of the season) and  blustery winds from the north I’ve decided to really and finally and at last move my studio south…to lovely Burien By The Sea.  179 more words

Hmmm…a yupo question?

I plan to order more yupo paper. Can anyone speak to the difference in the 74 lb sheet of paper vs the 144 lb sheet of paper? 61 more words


Free Floating

My second try at working with Yupo paper involved a fall theme. I began by drawing a pleasing repetitive pattern using leaves from outside as models. 105 more words


Late summer

It may seem strange to be writing a post about late summer when we in the southern hemisphere are heading towards the beginning of summer, but the ideas inspired by seasons are continuing, as you will see if you look at the last few posts I have done. 181 more words


Painting on Yupo

I love this synthetic paper. It’s made for watercolors. It’s freeing and forgiving and so much fun! I saw a demonstration a few weeks ago and I couldn’t wait to give it a try. 60 more words