Hello and happy Thanksgiving! I think I should start this post by thanking Victoria County Creates. THANK YOU! I had a really wonderful time there in September, and if it wasn’t for being there I would not have plunged wholeheartedly into Encaustic work. Especially one person in particular – (she knows who she is) –… Continue reading Might I…wax Encaustic?
Hello hello! It has been a month…over a month actually since I posted. Sigh – my apologies, but when you see the photos of the magical Cape Breton you will understand my being a bit distracted! For this blog post, I am going to share with you, in photos, some of the beautiful inspiring views… Continue reading The Magnificent Cape Breton
Hello! This photo is the clearest I could get. The words on the image say: The loudness of colour renders Eliza still for moments of irregular length I love this so much. My plan (always with the ‘plans’) is to create one of these and have names coinciding with the alphabet, then print them in… Continue reading Stepping in to Experience
Hello and Happy Friday! I have been spending all morning playing with printing. I think I’m in love. I have more to learn (way more), but I love the way these images turned out – and it’s an incredibly easy process! As much as I love all of them, for some reason the black and… Continue reading Friday Printing Love
Hello and Happy Monday! I have had the best time creating this hardcover journal – it’s my first but definitely not my last! Again, I used images from The Graphics Fairy (click here to check out this really great site), some stamps, a few Tim Holtz ephemera pieces, and along with tea-dyed paper, some pretty… Continue reading Green & Orange Hardcover Journal
Hi there! Okay so yes, I have completed another custom journal!! (yay) It has close to the same cover as the last one – the person I had in mind when creating this journal loves the colour purple, so it was perfect. They also have an affinity for cats…so there are a few cat images… Continue reading Hey, another custom journal!
Hello!! This is just a little post to show off my friend Heather’s beautiful art. Now, The photos are really not great, in fact kinda bad – I tried to do these little masterpieces justice, but you will just have to trust me – they are gorgeous! The first one is my favourite (and the… Continue reading Beautiful Art in Card Form