Tres Jolie Kit Club–February Sketch Inspiration

Hi All! I’m back with one last project this month for the Tres Jolie Kit Club! A layout of me using the sketch from this month’s challenge as inspiration! Here I am, a little four year old just hanging around! The sketch for this months challenge. Watch the following video to see how I createdContinue reading “Tres Jolie Kit Club–February Sketch Inspiration”

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)”

This Place

This months challenge over at the More Than Words blog was “Happiness & Sketch.” I love the sketch provided, but it took me a bit to figure out exactly what to do, and even then it was an accident! I was just playing with some old photos and new filters on my computer when IContinue reading “This Place”

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”

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)”

What do you want to be when you grow up?

Sometimes, just sometimes, I feel the need to do a project that has no real purpose. That’s where art journaling comes in. In this case I wanted to use/remember this quote by Former First Lady Michelle Obama from her book Becoming: Now I think it’s one of the most useless questions an adult can askContinue reading “What do you want to be when you grow up?”

Beach Junk Journal

A little, beach themed junk journal I made for the ReneaBouquets Mood Board Challenge this month. Flip Through Video: The Process Video will go here when I’ve finished editing & uploading it! Process Video 1: Cover & Construction Process Video 2: Ephemera & Such! And here are a few close ups: I received that beautiful,Continue reading “Beach Junk Journal”

You can, let go (a mixed media tag)

You can, let go Process Video: ReneaBouqeut Beautiful Board filled with ReneaBouquet micro glass beads. Beautiful handmade roses by ReneaBouquets! JudiKins Diamond Glaze works great for this because is thin and dries fast! I’ve had these unbranded glass beads for a while, and they have almost made it to a few previous projects, but todayContinue reading “You can, let go (a mixed media tag)”

Dragonfly Express

The Dragonfly Express! (This photo was taken in full sunlight.) This project actually had two sources of inspiration. The first was the ReneaBouquets June 2019 Mood Board Challenge, the second inspiration was the Creative Embellishments June 2019 Challenge. (Both sources of inspiration are below) I actually saw the Creative Embellishment challenge first, and I have aContinue reading “Dragonfly Express”

Altered Notebook – June ReneaBouquet Swap

Altered Notebook – June ReneaBouquets Facebook Swap The notebook is a 9″x6″ notebook I found at Wal-Mart. I’ve owned the Prima Wildflowers Pillar for a few years now, and have been waiting to use that big, orange hibiscus on just the right project! Apparently the “right project” does eventually come along! LOL ReneaBouquets always seemsContinue reading “Altered Notebook – June ReneaBouquet Swap”