Mixed Media Place-June 2020 Challenge-Green Dragon

Hey, all! Welcome back to my corner! Today I’m bringing you an altered hoop I made for the June 2020 Challenge over at Mixed Media Place. I didn’t use a traditional embroidery hoop for this project, I just happened to have, what I believe was, an old Tri-Chem® hoop. It conveniently came with a metalContinue reading “Mixed Media Place-June 2020 Challenge-Green Dragon”

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?”

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”

Water Fairy

I love water lily’s, I think they are so beautiful floating out on a pond, so I was, of course, immediately drawn to, and inspired by, the water lily in the Mixed Media Place’s May Mood Board!  I just couldn’t help myself! I have a pond on my property, but I have yet to getContinue reading “Water Fairy”

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”

Art Daily Journal Cover

For the months of May and June, Tres Jolie Kit Club is going to be working on the Finnabair Art Daily Journal! Which is why the May Cards, Tags, & More kit contained the 58 Piece Journal Cover Set, plus Finnnabair’s Victorian Bookmarks & Sentiment’s Stickers! I decided to at least make the cover lookContinue reading “Art Daily Journal Cover”