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Layered Blooms

This month’s Life Book theme of Growth has meant lots of flower paintings.  I am not remotely competent at drawing flowers let alone painting them.  While this means I should probably just challenge myself to practice them, I don’t have time for all of the things I want to draw and paint so I just steer clear of the subjects that don’t particularly engage or inspire me creatively.   189 more words

Sun-kissed & Ready For Fall

The end of August means there’s still time to soak up that sun, while embracing the best part of fall fashion: layering!

Layering your outfit is extremely important once the weather cools, especially if you’re looking for outfits that transition from day-to-night. 65 more words


Infinity was Overrated

24×30, mixed media abstract painting: graphite, gesso, ink, titan white, cerulean blue, orange, green, red, text.

I love loops, and it has been a recurring motif for me lately, so i wanted to play with it.


better together...


i’m just back from a three week break in a little cottage by the sea – it was heaven! BUT i’ve totally missed scrapping and can’t wait to get stuck in with some of my kits and new paper releases. 131 more words


August gathering

There was much ooohhing and aaahhhing at our August meeting as the results of Kerrie’s fantastic eco dyeing and printing workshop were unveiled. See Kerrie’s post for the wonderful pieces of fabric. 59 more words

Hand Embroidery