Bad Chemistry!

I saw test tubes in the mood board, I was felling like I should get ready for Halloween and I came across the test tube set at Michael’s one Sunday. The above photo was taken in a “tent” made of a blanket and jackets while using a black light to show some glow. I needContinue reading “Bad Chemistry!”

Believe (Mixed Media Project)

My project “Believe” created for the August Challenge over at the Mixed Media Place blog. Maybe it’s the fact that I feel like summer is never going to end where I live, but the second and third photo on the top row of the Mixed Media Place mood board, at first glance, looked like ice onContinue reading “Believe (Mixed Media Project)”

Letters for Linny! (ReneaBouquets "Initial" Swap)

Linny’s Initials – for the ReneaBouquets Initial Swap hosted by Donna (bonprof) over at scrapbook.com! At the start of the swap, when we exchanged addresses, Linny told me her craft room was mauve, burgundy, pink, green, and cream, so I tried to make it so her letters would match her already established decor! (She toldContinue reading “Letters for Linny! (ReneaBouquets "Initial" Swap)”

Origin (Canvas) – MTW Sept. 2019

Over on the More Than Words Challenge blog this month we were tasked with finding inspiration from the word “Origins” and using the colors of our country. I love genealogy, so for me “Origins” is “where did I come from?” I love seeing faces of people I never knew and finding some resemblance! For thisContinue reading “Origin (Canvas) – MTW Sept. 2019”

Mermaids Welcome (Shadow Box)

“Mermaids Welcome” Shadowbox! Created for the “Paradise In August” Collaboration between ReneaBoquets & Crafty City! Process Video: Close-ups: Products ReneaBouquets [From] Treasure Box #1 Chunky Glitter Glass Diamond Beautiful Beads Unicorn Candy Printed Beautiful Board Laser Cut Chipboard Small Ocean Orchid Mermaid Tiny Sunkissed Mermaid Beautiful Board Laser Cut Chipboard Small Mermaids Welcome Sign SmallContinue reading “Mermaids Welcome (Shadow Box)”

Sea Soul

My altered frame for the August Lindy’s Gang Color Challenge! This month for the Lindy’s Gang Color Challenge I put together this picture frame specifically to hold a picture of my mom when she was around two years old, standing waist deep in the ocean! (But I blurred her out because her swimsuit didn’t fitContinue reading “Sea Soul”

Altered Embroidery Hoop

An altered embroidery hoop I created for Linda B. for the August ReneaBoquets Swap! Since Linda and I agreed on an “anything goes” theme, I used the Creative Embellishments August mood board challenge as inspiration. Specifically the Silver & Purple ombré hair. I had planned on trying a green & purple idea, as you’ll seeContinue reading “Altered Embroidery Hoop”

Beach Wall Plaque

ReneaBouquets and Crafty City are having a collaboration this month (Aug. 2019) called Paradise In August! ReneaBouquets has two “Treasure Boxes” to choose from (Treasure Box #1, Treasure Box #2) that work wonderfully with the Mintay “Paradise” Collection available at Crafty City! For this project I used items from Treasure Box #1, and I haveContinue reading “Beach Wall Plaque”

Fairy Mirror

A little decorative mirror I put together for the July 2019 Mixed Media Place Challenge. For this project I was inspired by the colors found on the July, Mixed Media Place, mood board, most specifically the yellows, reds, and seafoam green. Especially since the green on the ReneaBouquets Fairy “Belle” was a fantastic match! BelowContinue reading “Fairy Mirror”

Coffee Magnets (ReneaBouquet July Swap)

For the month of July, ReneaBouquets had a magnet swap, and I decided to make a coffee themed set! After the process video there are some close-up photos & a product list. Process Video: Products: ReneaBouquets Beautiful Board Grid Glass Microbeads Gold Dark Red Mini Dusty Teal Mulberry Paper Roses Ranger Embossing Powder White (SuperContinue reading “Coffee Magnets (ReneaBouquet July Swap)”