Category Archives: craft room

Art Journaling on Donna Downey work mat

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So, I was in the art room last weekend wanting to do something-but not sure what, and I came across this  paper work mat I saved from a class at Donna Downey’s shop.  I thought it might be fun to fiddle with, so fiddle I did!

I had no plans -I just turned on my music and got to boogeying (I have no idea how to spell that)- sidenote: I have lately been accused of being a hippie and also “out there”- which I was assured was a good thing (?) Hmm..ok , if you say so- so basically, I was in there being a hippie apparently! I dunno, there are worse things to be called.

Anyhow- since I know you cannot wait another minute to see my magnificent hippie art……………………………….(that would be the drumroll)

 

I personally really love the look of the stenciled brick I did with modeling paste-which is laid over the printed brick pattern already on the paper-which is mostly visible on the top left part.  Sometimes I just have so much fun-and this was one of those times!

 

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WOYWW #165

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Wow! These weeks just speed by! Time for What’s on Your Workdesk Wednesday at Stamping Ground– (even tho it’s actually still Tues. here).

This time the mess isn’t just mine- my daughter was up half the nite working on an art journal page and making a video of it! I haven’t even done that yet! She is busy editing it as I type.

Our entire art room is a mess- here are some photos.

This is actually a small table that usually doesn’t see this kind of action.

The reason my daughter had to work on the small table.

 

WOYWW #164

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So, here it is, another Wednesday and time to show you what my creative mess looks like today ! Take a look at other “messes” and maybe post yours over at Julia’s blog.

I am on my second effort to put together a page for the latest WhiteWith1 layout contest. I had to totally trash the first one-FAIL!

This one shows promise if I can keep from screwing it up- that’s a big if!

Maybe you can see my carved stamps sitting there waiting to be used (not on this page tho)- My sweet son carved them for me. One day I will probably get around to doing my own, but for now- he is my go-to guy.

 

I was tempted to cover up my work, you know, just in case-but I trust you all 🙂 !! Who knows? It might end up right next to the last one!

 

WOYWW-#163

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It’s that time again- time to expose the soft underbelly of my workspace for Julia’s blog -Stamping Ground (http://stamping-ground.blogspot.com/). I missed last week because I accidently cleaned before I had a chance to take a photo-but it was a hot mess, I promise!

Here I was working on my latest journal page (which will be my next post)- I don’t know why all that glue is sitting there- I didn’t use any of it.

Well, enjoy looking at my mess- and if you think that is bad, you should see the rest of the room!