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”

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”

A Strong Woman …

“A strong woman looks a challenge dead in the eye and gives it a wink.” ~Gina Carey A quick tag I did for the July More Than Words Mini Challenge using my gel plate, some stencils, thread, a Dina Wakley stamp, and my printer for the quote! Process Video: Font: BP Typewrite Damaged Products usedContinue reading “A Strong Woman …”

Adventure

For the More Than Words July (Main) Challenge: Discover & Stash Discover made me think of maps, right away. Maybe my subconscious is trying to tell me something. After that I didn’t really have a plan, I just went where my stash led me. Stash:Clipboard – I don’t know how old it is, but I’veContinue reading “Adventure”

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)”

Egg Hunt

Egg Hunt – Created for the More Than Words June 2019 Main Challenge! I started scrap-booking way back in 2009 when a friend asked me if I wanted to come over and scrap with her one night. At the time I was only thinking it would give me something to do…well, I haven’t stopped since!Continue reading “Egg Hunt”

Flight of Fancy Canvas

My 8×10 canvas for the March More Than Words Main Challenge! Fantasy + Wings This month the main challenge over on the More Than Words Blog was to be inspired by “Fantasy & Wings.” For me, fantasy always makes me think of fairies. If it’s fantasy, there’s going to be some kind of fae involved!Continue reading “Flight of Fancy Canvas”

Always

My sons … a few (13!) years ago! For the month of February the More than Words Challenge was “Always & Quote.” My favorite quote of all time is by Helen Keller, “The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be see or even touch – they must be felt with the heart.”Continue reading “Always”