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Three years of altered books

I missed Earth Day, but it is close to the 3 year anniversary of the move of my gratitude journals into altered books. I enjoyed looking at them again as I got them ready to put in boxes. 16 more words

Gratitude Journal

Understanding and loving our inner critics

I’ve done a few pages and blogs about our inner critic which focus on standing up to the old recordings in my head. Today I want to focus on understanding and loving our inner critics. 544 more words


New Art Journal

I have been itching to begin a new art journal and selected this old book on Mathematics as the one.  It has a lovely cover, and I think it would be fun to change the title to “Artematics” somehow.   85 more words


Meditating on Love in my Altered Book

I’ve been meditating a lot lately on self care/self love and love in general. I find that those who struggle with loving themselves have deep wounds that act like weeds chocking out our beautiful spirits. 253 more words


Trish McKinney - Teacher and Painter

I first visited Trish McKinney in 2014 when she opened a gallery/studio, Trish McKinney Studios, a retail gallery and open studio space  on the 2nd floor of  the Hotel Gallery in Tipp City.  684 more words

New Gratitude Journal!

Dam Camp was so much dam fun! It was an unconference and I taught art journaling and mandala drawing and took classes in understanding landscape art in its historical context, Raspberry Pi, and Bullet Journaling. 294 more words

Gratitude Journal

Monster Board Book

I had so much fun making my crow board book a couple of weeks ago that I decided to make a monster one too!  This book had a little peak through front cover that I decided to keep.   100 more words