Monthly Archives: September 2012

Black birds

This is for the Smudgy Antics weekly challenge Black Birds.  I received an order in the mail with new Lumiere paints so I had to try them.  I started by stamping the background with Stampendous trees and then adhered white … Continue reading

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Made for challenge at Collage Obsession.  Owl stamp by Tattered Angels, face painted. Background is painted and then topped with stamped pattern tissue paper with Tim Holtz.   The red inked masking tape.  The chipboard flourishes are from my stash … Continue reading

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Homemade Mini Mister holder

Home made Mini Mister holder.  Made with styrofoam covered with aluminum and black acrylic paint for some definition.  Holds eight.  

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Witch leaving home

My favorite holiday is Halloween. I will probably have a lot on this theme.  I made my first altered book and this is my first page.  It is The Ides of March by Thorton Wilder – and it was VERY … Continue reading

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Paper left overs

Playing with left over strips from the mini key chain journals.  The background was leftover paint from some other project too.  Stencil was used for the diamonds by The Crafters Workshop, Mini Harliquin.

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Mini Key Chain Journals

These were inspired by an article in Cloth Paper Scissors publication Pages, by Sue Bleiweiss titled Key Chain Books. I’ve actually got everything ready to make a DOZEN of these.  They are so cute and sweet and fun to make. … Continue reading

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Encaustic Halloween

House is a Martha Stewart sticker, the tomb stones are cut out of an antique dictionary.  The fence is also a Martha Sterwart punch.  The bushes are the Crayon paper and the gray clouds are drops of gray Crayon.  I … Continue reading

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