Hello friends! After spending my morning creating amazing little pieces with plaster and molds (some homemade, some store bought) I was feeling really inspired to create. I grabbed a small canvas and set to work without really a plan of what the final result should be. First, I used an Artistceller Blocks Series Stencil (Tiles) with DecoArt … More D-I-S-C-O-N-N-E-C-T
Hello! I’m excited to announce that I am a guest artist on the One Badass Art Journal Workshop for 2018! This is my third year being a part of this awesome course and this year it’s all about empowering your inner badass. I’ll be teaching alongside 14 other badass artists, and I hope you will … More One Badass Art Journal 2018! + FREE SEAT! *GIVEAWAY CLOSED*
Hello everyone! I’m so excited about today’s project because not only does it make an awesome gift for others – it is also a great thing to make for yourself, and since it’s my birthday today – that’s what I’m going to do! This weekend I went antique shopping with my family and I found … More Vintage book turned Art Journal!
It is no secret that tarot and oracle has become an important part of my life. For me, it is a tool for introspection and to stimulate my subconscious mind. Sometimes I find that it’s incredible for helping me think about things in a different way… and it’s especially wonderful for storytelling. It seemed … More A little something to be excited about (+ GIVEAWAY!)
Hello! I cannot believe it is already December! This month is always fast for me for the obvious holiday reasons and also it is the month of both my and my husband’s birthday! Needless to say, there’s a whole lot of gift giving going on, so today I knew I needed to make some tags. I … More Making Tags with Artistcellar
Hello ! Right now I’m gearing up for a show in December so I’m in the phase of hoarding ALL THE ART. Because of this, I’m painting primarily on canvas nowadays. (Though I miss my art journal so!) So today I’m working on an 8 x 8 wood canvas. Wood canvases are my FAVORITE for … More Gold Leafing Sacred Geometry
Hello again everyone! This week I opted to work on my Artistcellar project at a favorite local coffee shop! Frank and David joined me, and while they played a game of Magic the Gathering, I sipped coffee and arted to my heart’s content. It’s really fun to create art in places other than my own … More Coffee Shop Creating!
Have you heard about the painted rocks? People paint them and then leave them around for strangers to find? I recently found out it was a “thing” and loved the idea right away! One of my favorite things is “abandoning art” around town for people to find. In fact, at the last First Friday KC … More Spreading Love with Artistcellar
Hi! Welcome to the Gratitude Junk Journal Workshop Social Media Hop! Join me on a quick, artsy journey towards gratitude and meeting the 10 AWESOME instructors of this workshop! And for a chance to WIN a free spot in the Gratitude Junk Journal Workshop, REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! If you are starting here just follow … More Gratitude Junk Journal Blog Hop and GIVEAWAY!
This week is extra exciting because NEW STENCIL RELEASE! And this time – it’s faces! The new stencils are called “Fowler Faces” and they were designed by mixed media artist, Kylie Fowler. Eeee! I love using portraits in my art journaling and mixed media paintings, but I still find using portrait stencils to be super fun as … More Act of Rebellion