Turn scrap fabric into multi-media art. Painting with fabric..

This weekend my friend Rosalia asked me to show her a technique I use to incorporate scrap fabrics, paint and ink on canvas. Since it was a sleep-over, we stayed up extremely late in her awesome art studio and got creative! Supply list: Fabric scraps and trims Canvas size of your choice (4″ x 4″Continue reading “Turn scrap fabric into multi-media art. Painting with fabric..”

I believe in www.canva.com for amazing free graphics!

  The truth is I often need some amazing blog images, invitations, & announcements but have a budget of zero dollars. My favorite free / inexpensive graphic resource for this crisis is:  http://www.canva.com. Thousands of beautiful graphic designs and stock photos are available for personal and professional use here for absolutely ZERO dollars! Perfect match!Continue reading “I believe in www.canva.com for amazing free graphics!”

Personalized Christmas gifts and cards

Christmas time is a wonderful opportunity for artists to share – and be paid for their work. Hallelujah. A photo of my client’s home last winter was a holiday house portrait order for me this year. We love our homes, our photos, our holidays and our memories! My friend, Juli,  wanted to use my winterContinue reading “Personalized Christmas gifts and cards”

Chihuahua Speed painting video

I love to watch how artists work, where the work, how they think.  I spend way too much time on YouTube! I like to try the things I see.  This weekend, I made a speed painting of a pet portrait.  This was a 27 minute session, recorded on my cell phone, edited with Microsoft MovieContinue reading “Chihuahua Speed painting video”