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Is that Dust on My Painting? : Mixed Media Mini Album

Is that Dust on My Painting? : Mixed Media Mini Album

Couch Talk   Whew! Another week has flown and I almost forgot to post. I haven’t had any time to sit down and create this week so I am going to share our bathroom remodel updates. If you remember, I recently painted my hutch a…

StencilGirl & Seth Apter WOW Blog Hop & Giveaway

StencilGirl & Seth Apter WOW Blog Hop & Giveaway

          Couch Talk   The start of school has me pining for more creative time. If your week was anything like mine then you are probably mentally exhausted. I wanted to create but my brain was going all sorts of directions.…

Salsa Across the Page : Watercolor

Salsa Across the Page : Watercolor

  Couch Talk   I didn’t get to post last week as we came off a busy weekend and fell into the new school year. The first day was met with unexpected delays as the school server crashed due to the amount of traffic. Our…

Summer Reading is Like Eating Chocolate: A Couch Adventure

Summer Reading is Like Eating Chocolate: A Couch Adventure

Summer Reads   Reading is an important part of my year but since the whole family has been together, I have found a lot less time available to listen to audio books or to crack open a book. The library summer reading program is a…

Life Continues : Mixed Media Mini Album

Life Continues : Mixed Media Mini Album

  Couch Talk   Last week we received the photos of our projected bathroom remodel. The credit for the photos goes to our designer, CDH Design. It is so much easier to imagine the finished product when you see a 3D model.   We are…

Time to Clean : Mixed Media Mail Art

Time to Clean : Mixed Media Mail Art

  Couch Talk   I haven’t done a lot of baking or creating as of late. We have been very busy preparing for our new school year, bathroom remodel and vacation preparations for our upcoming anniversary trip. In the midst of cleaning out our bathroom,…

That’s the Ticket! : Mixed Media Tag

That’s the Ticket! : Mixed Media Tag

Couch Talk   My brains have been full of tile and paint colors that past week. We are getting our master bathroom remodeled due to plumbing issues and the boxes have started arriving.  The process was started back in February but due to Covid we…

It’s Always Good to Mix It UP:Mixed Media ATC

It’s Always Good to Mix It UP:Mixed Media ATC

Couch Talk   The weeks have been flying by and August is already upon us.  Thank you for all of your encouraging comments last week regarding cyber/charter school. We received our enrollment emails from the school and are just waiting for computers and supplies to…

Do You Folk Dance? :Mixed Media ATC

Do You Folk Dance? :Mixed Media ATC

  Couch Talk   Our week has been full, mostly taken up with thoughts of school. Can I say this was a very stressful decision? Our school district has been doing a dance all summer. It is a month before school starts and still no…

Who Is the Girl With the Fan? : Mixed Media Card

Who Is the Girl With the Fan? : Mixed Media Card

  Couch Talk   Today was the first day in a few weeks that I was able to sit at my table to create and it was quite relaxing. I love listening to audio books or soothing music when I am making art as it…