Art Journal

Life In the Sick Lane : Mixed Media Art Journal Layout

Life In the Sick Lane : Mixed Media Art Journal Layout

  My Story   I am going to keep it short and simple today but for those of you that are regular readers you may have noticed I have been absent for a few weeks. I mentioned back in June that our family has been […]

My Books Are Like Gold : Mixed Media Art Journal Layout

My Books Are Like Gold : Mixed Media Art Journal Layout

  Summer Reading   Summer is finally here and the children are out of school. I am developing a routine for our days so we have some sense of accomplishment. Along with weekly library visits, we are observing a daily reading time. I will also […]

Tender and Trusting : Mixed Media Art Journal

Tender and Trusting : Mixed Media Art Journal

    I am over at the StencilGirl blog this week sharing a journal page using an inspiration photo from a vintage magazine and loads of stencils. I have accumulated so many stencils through the years but I rarely use more than two on a […]

Let’s Travel Together : Travel Journal

Let’s Travel Together : Travel Journal

Happy Together   Every year the hubby and I go on a little trip to celebrate our anniversary. As a parent of young children, I look forward to the time that we get to spend together. It is amazing how much conversation we can get […]

Take Me To The Mountains: Travel Art Journal Part 1

Take Me To The Mountains: Travel Art Journal Part 1

Mountain Culture   When my boys were little, I made mini albums all the time. My first born even got one for every month of his life during his first year. But as life got busier I stopped making albums and focused more on art […]

A Jacket Full of Ruffles and Flowered Bunny Ears : Seth Apter Inspired Mini Album

A Jacket Full of Ruffles and Flowered Bunny Ears : Seth Apter Inspired Mini Album

    Recently, I completed my daughter’s spring coat just in time for the slightly warmer temperatures. I was afraid the wool would be too warm but it is the perfect weight for chili weather. The beautiful green wool I used was gifted to me […]

Your Smile is Like the Sun : Mixed Media Art Journal Layout

Your Smile is Like the Sun : Mixed Media Art Journal Layout

  Errands and Bubbles   Looking over my schedule for the week I am feeling overwhelmed with the length of my to-do list. I am a bit of a home body, so when 4 days out of the 5 day week are spent out of […]

I’ll Take Shrimp and Pineapple With a Side of Shoes : Mixed Media Art Journal Layout

I’ll Take Shrimp and Pineapple With a Side of Shoes : Mixed Media Art Journal Layout

  Yum   This weekend, hubby and I went on our first date in over 6 months. It was so nice to go out to dinner, shop around and have an uninterrupted conversation. I am a lover of good food and sometimes I wonder if […]

Why Am I Fishing For More Plants? : Guest Designer for PaperArtsy

Why Am I Fishing For More Plants? : Guest Designer for PaperArtsy

  Water Makes the Plants Grow   We have had much rain as of late and I am sorry to say that the darkened sky tends to put me a little on edge. I find my mood to be consistent with the weather but as […]

Beauty and Style: Mixed Media Art Journal

Beauty and Style: Mixed Media Art Journal

  Style   We had a wonderful Easter weekend with family celebrating Jesus’s resurrection. Sunday morning was a little chaotic as I was trying to get dinner in the oven and get out of the house on time for church. But I was able to […]