30 Days of Drawing!

Yes my friends, it’s that time again. Time for another “30 Days . . .”! I haven’t been drawing enough, so I decided that this time would be a 30 Days of Drawing. So far, I’ve done a 30 Days of Carving, Journaling, and two rounds of Get Your Art on. So, starting December 1, […]

Tinting Gesso with Pastels Tutorial

Here’s a tutorial on how to add a little color to your journal page or mixed-media piece by tinting gesso with pastels. This is one of the mixed-media techniques from my book The Art Journal Workshop. Any white gesso can be used, and the same goes for the soft pastels. (I used a generic gesso […]

Cyber Monday!

Today is Cyber Monday! You hit the stores with the masses on Friday, now you can shop in peace from your computer! I’ve got all kinds of things in my shop that will make nice gifts, including for you! I don’t have a special discount today because everyday I offer discounts based on the amount […]

Winner of my Birthday Stash Giveaway!

My Birthday Stash Giveaway ended last night at midnight. And I just drew the winner using Random.org. Fiona Mileston, you’re the winner! I’ll send you an e-mail, and you have 3 days to respond with your mailing address. If I don’t hear from you by Wednesday at 8pm Central, then I’ll draw a new winner. […]

I’m Dyeing for You!

Friday & Saturday is the Creative Hand Show & Sale, and I’ll have my hand-dyed spinning fibers & yarns, along with a few other things in it. This is a sale put on by the Kansas City Fiber and Weavers Guilds that I belong to. I’ve been doing this sale for many, many years, and […]

Birthday Stash Giveaway!

Hey, today is my birthday! And my friend Lydia came over for an art day! I didn’t really get much done art-wise because I was helping Ruby work in her journal. But we all had fun! In honor of my birthday, I’m having a stash giveaway! I’ve got WAY too much stash. So I went […]