Make your own Glimmer Mist!

Glimmer Mist is quite expensive, but you can make it yourself! What you need is: a spray bottle (I found mine at Dollar Store – make-up-department), decoupage lacquer or PVA glue, PearlEx and water. In a spray bottle, mix equal parts decoupage lacquer and water, about 20 ml of each will go a long way.Continue reading “Make your own Glimmer Mist!”

I have been working on back ground pages

having fun with the paints and credit card spreading the paints. then I added the texture ,with texture magic. and more paint then some sparkle. and drew designs in the blue texture. added my mermaid.. I think I may do a yellow submarine for the other page. sea weed is also texture magic.I buy whiteContinue reading “I have been working on back ground pages”

my {SHE} girl art

a few years back it was called she art and they were mostly done with blank faces and no arms showing so it was easy to draw. no feet or some of them  just had a long dress. Well any ways they are back in again.  But now its girl art..    what ever face noContinue reading “my {SHE} girl art”

making stencils

well this is just a long process of trail and error  lol.. and do overs I started with a projector film, but it was to hard to cut into with out tears on fine details.   Even  tried  different Techniques not liking so…. I bought some furniture plastic on clearance because someday I will need thisContinue reading “making stencils”

WHIMSICAL CATS!

oh how fun are these cute kitties Annie  at:       http://craftylink.com/group/annie-s-crafty-adventures got me so inspired to paint these  WHIMSICAL  CATS! …..  I think hers are the CATS MEOW-……… so I gave it a shot. love the video she did painting her cats, then seeing her live painting the cats on line. well INSPIRING !!!! thisContinue reading “WHIMSICAL CATS!”

this was my challenge for this week , I took it and ran with it……………………

This weeks challenge is all about Spring!! Goodness knows with all of this grey dreary New England weather we’ve been having lately, some bright sunshine and warm air would be more than welcome. So this week I want to use Spring as our inspiration. The sounds, the colors, the animals, the flowers, and anything elseContinue reading “this was my challenge for this week , I took it and ran with it……………………”

Annie’s Crafty Adventure challenge at Craftylink

This weeks challenge is called “Mixed Manos Mania”! 1. Use your hand in your piece.  Trace it, take a photo, whatever works for you.  Just go with it. 2. Use a quote that has something to do with hands in your piece.  Here is a ilink to where you can find some: http://www.brainyquote.com/quotes/keywords/hands.html This is theContinue reading “Annie’s Crafty Adventure challenge at Craftylink”

Art a long with craftylink.com used dryer sheets

this is a very fun,fun,fun project …. you can use lots of differnt things for this projects whatever you have a lot of scraps for: paper, or cloth, or even both. There is no wrong way in art!…… okay some things you’ll want to have on hand… Materials List 1+ (USED/SPENT) Dryer Sheets Decorative paper (i.e. napkins,Continue reading “Art a long with craftylink.com used dryer sheets”

A really fun and crafty place I have found………………

Need some crafty inspiration, looking for a challenge? Love to share with others? Need a place to get some crafty inspiration? You have come to the right place, we have lots of fun groups you can join for free in our community. We love to share ideas, photos, tutorials and so much more! There areContinue reading “A really fun and crafty place I have found………………”

feathers made out of paper you say…………naaaaa… well see for yourself…

these are so much pretty in real life. but I do like my scanner better then taking a photo for this…. These would make excellent BOOK MARKERS for the readers out there, and so easy to make while watching the Boston Bruins beating the C’s  , yes it was OUR NIGHT……….GO BRUINS…  

paper feathers

I have found a new love,  LOL paper feathers ,They are so pretty, I hope to make a few cards with these.  I wander alot latley, I have so many things going on and projects that need finishing……………. but then I spot something I need to try… and were off and running again .HAHAHA….  okayContinue reading “paper feathers”

upgrading or altering a ballerina valentine

for graphics free got to  2013 http://www.freeprettythingsforyou.com I ruffly cut her out so you could see .  finish cutting and rounding off edges.. I gave her some pop up dots to give her dimension on some cards. added her tu tuu… some highlight pens and paint.  and layers of papers .. here s the 3 girlsContinue reading “upgrading or altering a ballerina valentine”

valentine make over

I choose this darling one to make over into a valentine days card for my Grandson, this is the before photo…. I really loved it.  added alot of highlights paints and background paper… Hope he likes it! just the fact he will be getting mail will be fun for him… auhhh too cute ………… wowContinue reading “valentine make over”

new flapper girl purses ideas

I have been so busy with the holidays and family events and yes…. facebook….. that I seem to post less of my art works and things… I will try to be better at posting more. Sorry… this is some photos of a flapper being born. hahaa…..First I drew her out line with a pencil onContinue reading “new flapper girl purses ideas”

making a fabric flower

For the bottom layer I glue with fabri-tac the material and canvas to keep it stiff. now cut out a circle this will be your bottom layer.   awsome ,now use paint,ink,or marker and draw a black line all around the circle to give it detail.   now add tulle fold and ripple it toContinue reading “making a fabric flower”

witches hat paper mache

I have discovered paper mache , I made this hat out of a paper plate and then added strips of napkins and mod podge, and layered it also used strips and made  paper balls and shaped them into pumpkins, by using extra layers and placing to look like the pumpkin layers. I used pipe cleanersContinue reading “witches hat paper mache”

Have you seen the new Glitterville Book?

I have been goggle happy getting as many views of this book and I found on the Amazon book, sneek peeks…….  I Saw this witch and thought I SO WANT TO DO THIS!!  I added it to my pinterest so hubby could find it.. LOL…. Under gifts for Rose… Any ways I have made 2Continue reading “Have you seen the new Glitterville Book?”

haunted house with spirits

I just couldn’t wait for my new Cricut cartridge so I started my card with out it.  I made my house by drawing over and over again and trying to size it just right.   I use bright Brilliance   inks for the back ground added by using a sponge. and dabbing , then I stippeled andContinue reading “haunted house with spirits”