Monthly Archives: October 2017

Daily Art and Black Gesso

Today’s daily art has been all over the place.  I made some art journal signatures, cleaned the work room a bit more, painted a firefighter coming through the fire carrying a child (as a gift for my firefighter brother-in-law), and … Continue reading

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Bible Journaling 101

First, what is bible journaling?  Well, it’s a way to get into God’s word and connect with Him in an artistic and creative way.  It’s art journaling in a bible.  Here are my two Journaling Bibles: Let’s begin with the … Continue reading

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Lessons I Keep Learning

Personal Post.  Don’t read if you don’t want to know. I am scheduled for a biopsy tomorrow to let me know if I have cancer or not.  The radiologist who read the tests was very concerned.  In fact, she had … Continue reading

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When You Need To Get It Out

This is a technique I have used in my art journaling.  When I am having feelings about something-good, bad or otherwise-I will write them on an art journal page.  Then I will write more over top of that, and more … Continue reading

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Inexpensive and Easy Gift Ideas, 9

So far I’ve offered 50 inexpensive and easy ideas for your holiday gift giving.  Why stop there?  Here’s some more: Mason jar pin cushion and travel sewing kit.  Use the flat metal part of the twist on top and hot … Continue reading

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Stash Busters: While Cleaning I Came Across

a cardboard box of scrap papers, flowers cut from junk mail, dried paper towels and baby wipes used to clean up my messes, tissue paper, book pages, and several border punched strips of pink card stock.  All scraps, bits and … Continue reading

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Art and Your Health

The benefits of creating art cannot be overstated.  There have been studies done which prove this positive impact upon health.  Here’s an excerpt from an article written by James Clear. “Art filled occupational voids, distracted thoughts of illness” “Improved well-being … Continue reading

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