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Join me in some art journal love

Dawn Vries Sokol is offering a ten-week “art journal stimulus project,” and, as she’s so wonderful & inspirational, I can’t help but sign up and give my 100% endorsement and encourage other journalers or would-be journalers to do the same! If you aren’t familiar with Dawn or her blog, maybe your familiar with her Art […]

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Modus Operandi: Three for the price of one

This modus operandi started out being about one thing, morphed into a second exploration, and ended up in far left field. If you include the subsequent “best laid plans gone awry” epiphany, I’d say it’s a grand slam! Today’s subject was first inspired by the July/August issue of Somerset Studio, which includes a feature on […]

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Recovering a sense of power

Note: This post is part of a series I am doing on my progress through Julia Cameron’s The Artist’s Way with a cadre of creative ladies. More info about this venture can be found in an earlier post and all of my related posts are under one category.) As I’m reading through each chapter, I […]

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Modus Operandi: DIY Masks & Chipboard Elements

Squeaking in with minutes remaining this Tuesday, but still under the deadline! This week, I want to remind you not to be limited by the items in your stash or found in the wondrous aisles of scrapbooking goodies at your local craft store. Sometimes you don’t have the just-right thing on hand or maybe it […]

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Modus Operandi: Paintbooks

Welcome to a new series where I share techniques and discoveries I use in my various projects and artworks. Everything from how I organize my various collage materials and ephemera to the steps I use to create layered backgrounds to the tools I think are necessary to get it all done. MODUS OPERANDIThe way someone […]

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