Mixed Media

The Adventures of Not Sleeping In: Mixed Media Mail Art

The Adventures of Not Sleeping In: Mixed Media Mail Art

Adventures  As a child, I remember summer vacation a lot differently than I have experienced as an adult. It was endless fun for weeks. Swimming in the pool, trips to the library, lounging about the house reading and painting, sleepovers and days spent at my […]

Do the Eyes Tell Secrets?: Mixed Media Mail Art

Secrets I know they say the eyes are the window to the soul but I personally have never seen into any one’s soul by looking into their eyes. I know that I am not the most observant individual and I don’t always pick up on […]

Learning Is To Be Continued: Mixed Media Mail Art

Learning Is To Be Continued: Mixed Media Mail Art

Continue  My youngest son has been after me for a year or so to learn to sew. This summer, I finally took the time to get my first sewing machine serviced and ready for use. It was the first time it had been serviced since […]

Brothers are Made For Punching: Mixed Media ATC

Brothers are Made For Punching: Mixed Media ATC

Brothers My two boys are 2 years and 4 months apart. They can busy themselves for hours playing with Lego’s, digging through the dirt and playing in the woods. I love that they have each other to play with and make mischief. Although, some days, […]

Stacks of Tea Cups and Laundry: Mixed Media ATC

Stacks of Tea Cups and Laundry: Mixed Media ATC

Stacks Laundry is one of the first things that comes to mind when I think of ‘stacks’. Especially after I have just completed washing, drying and folding several loads of laundry. For 10 glorious minutes my laundry basket is empty. And then my daughter leaves […]

Dull Brown Eyes:#thestencilfiedjournal

Dull Brown Eyes:#thestencilfiedjournal

Dull Brown Eyes The color brown reminds me of all the things that I could do without in life such as rodents, prunes, dirt, and poop. I can’t think of many things that are the color brown that I actually like, except perhaps my son’s […]

Cousins For a Lifetime: Mixed Media Mail Art

Cousins For a Lifetime: Mixed Media Mail Art

Cousins for Life Growing up I never had the pleasure of being close to my cousins. I was pretty much the only girl in a family full of boys, with the exception of two older girl cousins. While I was playing with dolls, they were […]

Friendship Blooms: #thestencilfiedjournal

Friendship Blooms: #thestencilfiedjournal

Blossoms This coming week we are hosting friends and I am beyond excited to spend some time with the lady that has been my “bosom friend’ since my hubby and I started our marriage. She was the first person to ask me over for dinner, […]

Hold My Heart Gently: Mixed Media Mail Art

Hold My Heart Gently: Mixed Media Mail Art

Summer continues to fly by and I find my to-do list growing longer. It seems as though I will never have enough time in my life to get all my creative projects done. But I am enjoying the beautiful summer sunshine and the lazy afternoons […]

Find the Magic: Mixed Media Art Journal

Find the Magic: Mixed Media Art Journal

I Found Magic My hubby and I are celebrating our 12th anniversary this month and while we don’t have the magical fairytale of the movies, I am reminded of how far we have come and what we have learned. The #1 thing I have learned […]