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The Creativity Zapper

Sometimes when I draw in my journal or elsewhere, it just looks really ugly.  This is when I know the “Creativity Zapper” is lurking over my shoulder: 170 more words


Life Is An Adventure!

I’m not much of a shopper.  I don’t really like going to the Mall.  I’d rather buy art supplies.  However, sometimes I am forced to go.  188 more words

Black Micron Pen

Color Thy Nest

I was experimenting in my art journal last evening by painting 6 small nests in different colors of watercolor over a black pen:

Do you have a favorite color combo you like? 83 more words


More Art Journaling

This has become my favorite thing to do. The feature image is something I recently painted in here, and I’m pretty pleased with how it looks. 1,487 more words


Lamp for a Lampp

One of my favorite teachers in high school has the name “Lampp” and loves all things silly and creative. She’d seen the cover of one of my art journals (covered in those rolled magazine strips) and adored it so I decided to make her a similar decoration. 172 more words


Says Me...

Another page from my “says me” observations on life. “Don’t be so hard nosed and thick skinned that your heart can’t make itself known.”  Our protective armor can so easily become our prison don’t you think?


Week 18- observation-journal52

This page I started by spreading gesso everywhere. I went over that with purple gel stick, which I spread around with water. I cut out part of a scrapbook page which I covered in a gesso wash. 176 more words

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