July 2020 ReneaBouquets Paintbrush Swap

Hey, all! Welcome back to my corner! Today I’m bringing you an altered paintbrush I made for the July 2020 ReneaBouquets Facebook Swap! My swap partner, Monica, has received it, so it’s safe to post now. Below you’ll find a super quick process video of how it all came together. Most of my time wasContinue reading “July 2020 ReneaBouquets Paintbrush Swap”

Tres Jolie Kit Club – *Follow Along With Us* – July Mixed Media Kit-A Day At the Beach

Hey, all! Welcome back to my blog! Today I’m bringing you my first project for the Tres Jolie Kit Club for this month using the Mixed Media Kit. Recently, we have had some requests for more detailed instructions for the projects we create, so last month we started the “Follow Along With Us” series, whereContinue reading “Tres Jolie Kit Club – *Follow Along With Us* – July Mixed Media Kit-A Day At the Beach”

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”

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”

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”

Shadowbox

Note: Taking photos of reflective surfaces is one of my least favorite things to do! I created this shadowbox for the July 2019 Lindy’s Gang Color Challenge (Info can be found on the Lindy’s Blog and Facebook Page). It’s my first time doing a Lindy’s Challenge, mostly because I need more Lindy’s supplies. It’s notContinue reading “Shadowbox”

World Tiger Day ATCs

Artist Trading Coins – “Unusual Holiday/Celebration” Theme – scrapbook.com June-July ATC Swap, hosted by Marci (you can find her here: Blog: A Scrap from Marci and here: scrapbook.com Gallery)! Global/World/International Tiger Day – July 29th! Process Video: For the image of the tiger I used a free one I found at needpix.com (link below) and then played with editingContinue reading “World Tiger Day ATCs”

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)”