Intentional Printing

Intentional Printing Blog Hop & Giveaway!

Although I’ve never met Lynn Krawczyk in person, we’ve been in various online art groups together and I’ve always liked her work. So when I was asked by Interweave / F+W Media to review her new book, Intentional Printing: Simple Techniques for Inspired Fabric Art, and be part of a blog hop to promote the […] - artsyville tape

Artsyville Washi Tape Blog Hop

My friend Aimee Myers Dolich of Artsyville is debuting her new line of Washi Tape! And I’m giving away 6 rolls, 1 of each design, all to one lucky person. This is a journal page that I started last night, using some of her tape. I stamped Gratitude with my Stamp Act Rubber Stamps. I’ll […] - artsyville washi tape

Blog Hops!

I’m participating in 2 great blog hops this month that I wanted to let you know about. Both have giveaways, tutorials, and just all around good stuff. And, both of them start today. So please check them out!   The Artsyville Washi Tape Blog Hop! My friend, Amiee Myers Dolich of Artsyville, is having a […] - star garland tutorial-13

Star Garland Tutorial

  Materials light-weight decorative card stock paper cutter star paper punch (mine is a 1.5″ star) sewing machine thread This can of course be made using plain card stock, but I think it’s more interesting to use something decorative. You can decorate the paper yourself first with paint, stamping or collage. But if you do […]

Jill Berry’s Stencil Blog Hop & Giveaway!

Today is my turn in a blog hop to¬†introduce Jill K. Berry’s new line of stencils, TEXTures, from Artistcellar.¬†There are 4 stencils to this set, and they are all from Jill’s abstracted calligraphic work. I decided to use them on a journal page. I applied some collage and paint after putting down a thin layer […]


Creative Hand Photos & Blog Hops!

Right before Thanksgiving, I participated in the Creative Hand Show & Sale, sponsored by the Kansas City Fiber Guild & Weavers Guild of Kansas City. I’ve been a guild member for over 20 years, and have been doing the sale almost as long. And each year it gets better and better. Not only do we […]