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Tim Holtz

is an incredibly talented guy.  He designs things for scrapbookers and art journaling.  His stuff is vintage/grunge style, which is also similar to my style.  Unfortunately, Tim Holtz products are costly and I cannot afford them.  Not even with discounts … Continue reading

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Craft Room Essentials

My top 10 craft room essentials.  This is for those just starting out on this journey we call crafting.  These are the things I use every single day and cannot function without.  Paper.  I use paper all the time.  For … Continue reading

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Today’s Artistic Adventure

begins with organization of my stamps.  Most of the stamps I have were given to me or purchased as second hand stores.  I made several stamps from kneeling pads (from Dollar Tree) and fun foam scraps.  The alphabet sets were … Continue reading

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Let’s Get Messy!

My art journal pages have included a lot of shimmer sprays and spray “inks” lately.  I don’t know if I’ve shared how I make them, so I thought I would. When I first started making the sprays I used my … Continue reading

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Yes! This Stuff Rocks!

This is my adhesive of choice for my art journal books. In this post I gave you suggestions for inexpensive art journals.  I use this paste to glue two thin pages together.  In the composition books this gives you a … Continue reading

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DIY Metallic Rub-On’s Work Great!

Here is a page I’m working on.  I used DIY modeling paste through a stencil and covered the page with black gesso.  I dry brushed red-lost to much of the black-and then dry brushed black over it.  I used the … Continue reading

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Last Night

our pump broke on our well.  We have no water. This is a perfect opportunity to think seriously about living in a desert.  Since we’re considering moving across the country to Arizona, this gives me a chance to ponder just … Continue reading

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