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”

Great-Grandma

My great grandmother, about 82 years ago! The majority of this layout is made using products that came in the June 2019 Tres Jolie Kit Club Scrapbooking Kit (product list below), and was created for the June Sketch Challenge hosted by Kim & the Tres Jolie Kit Club! The Tres Jolie Kit Club June SketchContinue reading “Great-Grandma”

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”

Butterfly Lights

“Butterfly Lights” In honor of her one year anniversary of Tres Jolie Kit Club, Kim had an online (Facebook) crop! The first challenge posted was a “bingo” challenge, and this is what I made using [most of] the products that came in the Tres Jolie June Mixed Media Kit! Challenge #1 Scrapbook Bingo: Complete aContinue reading “Butterfly Lights”

Altered Box – ReneaBouquet May Swap!

Altered ‘cigar’ box for the May 2019 ReneaBouquet Facebook Swap! **Someone mentioned the word ‘tutorial,’ and I’ll try that here as best I can… I do have a computer and a webcam and everything, BUT in early 2018 the power supply on my computer fried itself…I mean there were sparks and everything! And well myContinue reading “Altered Box – ReneaBouquet May 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”

Imagine (4"x12" Canvas)

“Imagine” created for the Mixed Media Place April (2019) Challenge! I LOVED the colors of the mood board this month, and I’m not even the biggest fan of pinks! Besides the colors, the mushroom put me in a fantasy mindset, when for me equals fairies!! I don’t have a lot of rhyme or reason withContinue reading “Imagine (4"x12" Canvas)”

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”