Tag Archives: mixed media

Looking Into Color

The Universe is displayed in color. Vast stretches of vivid spectrums of lightness and darkness. Nature just flows in hues, shades and tints just waiting to be admired. I have always loved color. My boxes of crayola crayons and coloring books used to … Continue reading

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Art Branding

I had been on quite a lengthy quest to develop my art brand. What I mean by that is coming up with a signature style so that when the viewer looks at a piece they will know that it is actually my … Continue reading

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Art Quilts 5-7

The next three mini quilt samplers: 5) “all dressed up“ Canvas Muslin Hand dyed cheesecloth Fabric paper scraps Cotton fabric Foil sheet – rainbow stripes Foil glue Felt batting Tissue paper Elmer’s glue Mod Podge Fabric Glue Sharpie – dark green Glass … Continue reading

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Techniques and Elements Project

The project is finally complete. Time surely flies when life happens. I made fourteen sample mini art quilts in addition to the initial 3D applique technique quilt.  Each one is 6″x 8″ and has three techniques and/or elements from the list except … Continue reading

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Reinvention

During the process of reinventing my ways of creating, I discovered fun again. Simply working from my heart rather than spending a lot of time researching color trends or focusing on impressionism because “it’s what sells,” has been so liberating. Making art … Continue reading

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Choosin’ Is Hard

In the elusive pursuit of having the discipline to make art daily and because of my recurrent indecision about how to begin a project, I have decided to adhere to a list of surface design ideas which I compiled one … Continue reading

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Back To Business

Okay. So my home sale hiatus is officially over. No excuses. I have resumed creating–making bags and things, refreshing my soldering skills, etc. I also applied to a local show. I haven’t heard back from them but I’m hopeful that … Continue reading

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