Gel Print Angels

Here is the template for the gel print angels in today’s You Tube video. You can find the video here: Download the template here: Thanks for watching the video – have fun using your gel prints!!

‘Texture’ Challenge at Country View Challenges

This month the theme for our challenge at Country View Challenges is ‘Texture’. I have created a beautiful canvas with a faux rusted effect, very tactile and full of visual interest. I began by masking off a circle in the centre of my canvas and…

Once Upon a Time Canvas for Country View Challenges

It’s time for a new challenge at Country View Challenges and the theme this month is Texture. I have created a pretty box canvas: I began by adding Tim Holtz collage paper to a box canvas, then added some acrylic paint in shades of blue…

Floral Easter Plaque

It’s time for my second project for the Spring/Easter challenge at Country View Challenges. This time I have made a pretty floral plaque: I began by taking a MDF plaque and gave it a coat of Chalky Finish paint in ‘Refreshing’. Once dry I added…

Steampunk Patina Plaque

Tonight is my last project for the Artful Days blog. A steampunk mixed media plaque with a patina paint finish. Hop over to the Artful Days blog for more pictures and a walkthrough of how I created it. Artful Days Shop Artful Days on Facebook

‘Letters’ Mini Wall Hanging

Here is my second project for the Country View Challenges based on the Letters and/or Numbers theme. This time I made a mini wall hanging from a canvas board: I attached some Thickers chipboard alphabet stickers to a canvas board and painted with black gesso.…

Hochanda Sneak Peeks for Artful Days

Artful Days is coming to Hochanda on Monday March 4th 3pm!! I have been busy behind the scenes creating some sample projects using the amazing products that Jules will be demoing on the show…..here are a few sneak peeks to whet your appetite!! Hop over…

Opulent Artist Trading Coin Card Toppers

Today I am sharing another mixed media project for Artful Days. I have made some Artist Trading Coins and used them as card toppers. Here’s a sneak peek: Hop over to the Artful Days blog for more pictures and a walkthrough of how I created…

Fairytale Unicorn Tag for Artful Days

I’m over on the Artful Days blog again this evening with a beautiful mixed media tag. Here’s a sneak peek: Hop over to the Artful Days blog for the full picture and a step by step walkthrough of how I created it. Artful Days Shop…

Christmas Soldier

Today’s post is a quick one showing how I decorated a plain wooden soldier that I picked up from my craft store. I used my gorgeous DecoArt Glamour Dust glitter paints to create a magical sparkly finish. I removed the soldier’s arms to make it…