The festive fit continues

I'm looking back on the holidays past and have found some really cool projects I'd like to revisit.  Join me on a walk down a snowy memory lane, will you? I made this delicious Nordic Ware Gingerbread Cake and it came out of the fancy pan perfectly, once!  The next time, it ended up cubed …

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Festive Craft Challenge

I'm feeling the need to be crafty. Well, I guess I always feel that way, but today, I feel a hint of jingle, and a touch of balsam scented candle in that need.  I want to make something, if not totally Christmas, at least wintry. I checked this book out of the library last week: …

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My friend made me do it.

Last week I asked if I should start bullet journaling.  Well, the truth of matter is, I was already stalking bujo (the in-the-know- way of saying bullet journal) sites and videos before I asked the question.  I was poking around because a friend and I were wondering where we should go now that we have …

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Sit still in the whirlwind.

Today I had images of majestic, deep, swirling waves and lines.  Dark, visually dense colors that would mean something, you know, Something.  Capital S. Create I said.  Be important I said.  Make something impressive I said. Materials: Liquidtex acrylics, Dina Wakely Gesso, Gelli Arts plate, and Speedball Roller. I got bubbles.  Cute, vibrant, fun bubbles.  Not …

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The fourth Brahmavihara; Upeksha

The fourth and final of the Four Sublime Attitudes is Upeksha, or remaining impartial to the faults and imperfections of others. Well.  This is often easier said then done.  This page (on the right, created with Tim Holtz and dylusions stencils and stamps) from my art journal illustrates this attitude in two ways.  I can …

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