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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…

Journal Your Prayers: Mixed Media Journal

Journal Your Prayers: Mixed Media Journal

  Couch Talk   With so much going on in the world right now, I have found the news depressing and affecting my mood when I spend too much time online. Things are up in the air about my children’s schooling for the fall with…

Do You Swap Mail Art? : Mixed Media Mail Art

Do You Swap Mail Art? : Mixed Media Mail Art

  Couch Talk   I wanted to share this before but due to life I am only now getting around to sharing my swap with Dianne. Her beautiful postcard arrived in this envelope decorated with this amazing illustration.     I love that Dianne created…

Who’s Up for a Beach Vacation? : Mixed Media Mail Art

Who’s Up for a Beach Vacation? : Mixed Media Mail Art

  Couch Talk   We spent a wonderful week in the Outer Banks of North Carolina, relaxing and shopping. I won’t lie, the weather wasn’t beach weather for the first part of the week. But Wednesday we woke to sunshine and the rest of the…

Chocolate tea and a Post Card of Scraps: Mixed Media Mail Art

Chocolate tea and a Post Card of Scraps: Mixed Media Mail Art

  Couch Talk   Busy weeks are hard to adjust to after the lull of lockdown but I love that life is getting back to normal and we are no longer sequestered in our homes. Last week was a lot of running around in preparation…

I’ll Have A Side of Roses: Mixed Media Mail Art

I’ll Have A Side of Roses: Mixed Media Mail Art

  Couch Talk   I don’t have anything to share baking wise this week because I made a lot of bread and we are still consuming the desserts that I shared last week. But I did get time to craft and garden this week. I…

Who Want’s Some Cheesecake? : A Couch Adventure

Who Want’s Some Cheesecake? : A Couch Adventure

Couch Talk   I spent some time in the garden on Saturday planting a new bed with flower bulbs. I also did a bit of weeding because my front beds were starting to look like a meadow. And then we went to church on Sunday.…