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A New Art Journal

Here is my new art journal that I created last night.  I took Teesha Moore’s idea for her 16 page journal and created three signatures, hand stitched them between two canvas panels held together with white bookcloth. Like Teesha, I used Fabriano … Continue reading

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What are you reading?

What’s on your nightstand waiting to be read? Continue reading

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Chocolate Chip Cream Puffs from David Lebovitz

I bought this wonderful book by David Lebovitz  a few days ago and have just devoured its pages.  David’s writing is brilliant and entertaining.  His daily interaction with Parisians is laugh-out-loud hilarious.  My in-laws are French and everything that he has … Continue reading

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Is there anything more exciting….

than seeing your artwork published in a book? Tonight I received my copy of L.K. Ludwig’s newly released book “Collaborative Art Journals and Shared Visions in Mixed Media”.  As I began to turn page after page, soaking in the beautiful candy, … Continue reading

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Artful Recycling, Journal

Last October I started my journey in artful recycling by creating a journal out of paper scrap that was in my recycle bin. The idea started when I saw Ingrid Dijkers recycled journal on her blog and challenged myself to do … Continue reading

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A New Book: Bead Creative Like Crazy

Nancy Eha has published a new book, Bead Creative Like Crazy – her latest how-to beading book.  Wait until you see the yummy eye candy pictured within the 113 full color pages.  She shows you how to bead as if you … Continue reading

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Take a look at this book!

“When Wanderers Cease to Roam: A Traveler’s Journal of Staying Put” by Vivian Swift I read about this wonderful book / artist journal on Kelly Kilmer’s  blog.  I received it in the mail yesterday and have had a hard time putting it … Continue reading

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