Category Archives: Art

Patchwork Collage Paper

Art as therapy is a wonderful idea! Making things you like to make lifts your spirits….maybe that why making things is addictive! However some days grief and sorrow get you down so you don’t want to even brush your hair let alone make art. But here is a good project for the days you don’t want to commit yourself to working on a masterpiece Continue reading

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My Precious Nature Journal

A collaborative nature journal. Continue reading

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Big Collage Using Handmade Papers

How I used the crayon collage papers I made in one large collage. Continue reading

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Crayon Collage Papers

How I used crayons to make patterned collage paper. Continue reading

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Staining Papers

Bad things that happen in our lives can leave an ugly stain on our hearts. If we let it that stain can negatively affect our lives. On the other hand if we let God fix it he will make that … Continue reading

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22 Ways to Use Your Collage Papers

Mono printing, stamping, stenciling staining, etc. is so fun that it can be addictive. So then you end up with a huge stack of lovely papers. What can you do them? You can give or trade your excess papers to … Continue reading

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Using “Ugly”Papers

These pages are from my Book 22, which is a junk journal or collage book. I started with “ugly” scrapbook paper, my own art that was ugly and other random papers. The page on the left is the back of … Continue reading

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So You Think You Can’t Draw?

  Have you ever said that you can’t make art because you can’t draw? My answer to you: “Have you ever seen a painting by Pablo Picasso, Mark Rothko, or Jackson Pollock? You do not need to draw to be … Continue reading

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Book 22 is Finished

This project took a lot more time than I had expected. I even removed some of the pages when I re-bound it.

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Book 22

Book 22 is about three-quarters the way finished. I have been working on it for quite a while, between other art projects, one or two pages at a time. It has no theme, and no story to tell. Its purpose … Continue reading

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