My 1st Whimsical Girl Page

This page was for practicing a textured background just using acrylic paints. I prepped the page with gesso first. I used mainly three colors - Sea green, light blue and dark blue. I added white to the mix when I noticed that I recently used these same colors to create a sea background.  Oops.  I … Continue reading My 1st Whimsical Girl Page


Tea (coffee) dying Tissue Paper

This is my first art journal and my first real attempts at creating art work with these types of mediums.  My knowledge of art only goes as far as teenage doodling and limited adult Zentangling.  Most of the stuff I am doing is coming from watching YouTube videos or other internet resources.  I will list … Continue reading Tea (coffee) dying Tissue Paper

Rock the Vote Art Page

I picked up Trader Joe's Fearless Flyer this weekend.  Immediately, I was inspired by the graphics and saved a copy to use in my art journal.  There was a blurb on the news Monday about New York State's 100th Anniversary Woman Suffrage.   I am not a political person but I like to commemorate women's … Continue reading Rock the Vote Art Page

New Art Journal Page – Buffy

Finished my second page in my Art Journal today.  I have been reading some old Buffy the Vampire Slayer novels and just had to celebrate my love for the show.  Secretly, I am trying to redeem myself for not blogging about her 25th anniversary. I used my Artist Loft watercolors and was pleasantly surprised at … Continue reading New Art Journal Page – Buffy