Tuesday, June 28, 2022

Alphabet Square Knot Booklet - Pointed Pen letters - M - P


And the next 4 letters... I think I like the "P" the best...

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Sunday, June 26, 2022

Scribbled Lives 2022 - Wk 25 - Summer - Live In The Sunshine


Scribbled Lives 2022 - Wk 25 - Summer - Live In The Sunshine. This quote reminded me of my PEI days where I totally enjoyed the sea and sunshine and miss it...

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Saturday, June 25, 2022

Waves - Summertime


I started this one for my Scribbled Lives challenge this week then decided  I wanted to use copics instead of my water based markers and use a different quote for the challenge... so you'll see the 2nd one tomorrow...

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Friday, June 24, 2022

Alphabet Square Knot Booklet - Letters i - L


Alphabet Square Knot Booklet - Letters i - L, continuing with my style of Kersal lettering. I LOVE the "i"

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Thursday, June 23, 2022

Alphabet Square Knot Booklet - Letters E - H


Another 4 letters are done... this time using some of my Kersal style lettering.

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Wednesday, June 22, 2022

Card - Don't Make Waves


I've been watching @DanaPiazza on Instagram creating chisel markers (I think Copic) and was fascinated... So thought I'd try one.

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Tuesday, June 21, 2022

Abstract Watercolor Booklet - Maidenhair Fern - I Came From


Created another piece in my abstract watercolor booklet. I love maidenhead ferns. Actually I love most ferns... and then I came across this piece by Tennyson...

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Monday, June 20, 2022

Nola's Lettering Challenge - Day 19 - 30

I came across this challenge and it hit my funny bone... so I'm continuing to play along.

Here is the booklet and Days 19 to 30. (it's every 2 days a new funny line of text)

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Sunday, June 19, 2022

Scribbled Lives 2022 - Wk24- Logo - Paper Pen And Surface


Scribbled Lives 2022 - Wk24- Logo - Paper Pen And Surface. Interesting challenge. And maybe a new magazine coming about.

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Saturday, June 18, 2022

Japanese 4 Needle Abstract Booklet Artwork - You Are Who


I finally created a watercolor piece in my Japanese 4 Needle w/c booklet I created a while back...

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Friday, June 17, 2022

Fanciful Leaves - Every Leaf


I came across these leaves by @cthelettermaker on Instagram and loved them... So had to make a card...

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Thursday, June 16, 2022

Workshop Week 2022 - Pen Ink Florals - Hello

During Workshop week hosted by Becca Courtice, this artwork was taught by Shayda Campbell "Floral - No Cut Dutch Door". I decided to make a 2nd card...You can see the 1st card I made HERE
 
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Wednesday, June 15, 2022

Workshop Week 2022 - W/C - Ice Cream


I signed up for the Workshop Week 2022 hosted by Becca Courtice on ZOOM
This artwork was taught by Helen Colebrook "Doodles for your Bullet Journal" which I expanded on...
I LOVE the way this one turned out. Although the only ice cream I like on that cone is the strawberry...

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Tuesday, June 14, 2022

Workshop Week 2022 - WC - Queen Anne Lace


I signed up for the Workshop Week 2022 hosted by Becca Courtice on ZOOM
This artwork was taught by Sarah Simon "Wildflowers". 

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Monday, June 13, 2022

Scribbled Lives 2022 - Wk 23 Connections - I Am The Connections

I was kinda of stumped on what to do with the challenge this week. I looked up quotes for "Connections" and nothing spoke to me... Then yesterday I remembered this quote and everything just fell into place in my brain... I'm very pleased with the end result.

I wrote out names of teachers I've been taught by since Covid started and there are lots more that didn't fit on my paper...

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Text prior cutting into strips

  

Sunday, June 12, 2022

Slip Knot Booklet - I Dream My Paintings

I couldn't resist making another of these Slip Knot Booklets... this time filled with Master's Choice heavy weight watercolor paper... Love the results. And I'm actually using it. BIG GRIN

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Saturday, June 11, 2022

Workshop Week 2022 - Card - Somewhere Over The Rainbow


I signed up for the Workshop Week 2022 hosted by Becca Courtice on Crowdcast
This artwork was taught by Gadis Mutiarahe using w/c brush pens. I decided for my second rainbow to go in a slightly different direction... You can see the 1st rendition HERE

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Friday, June 10, 2022

Alphabet Sq Knot - Decorated Alphabet booklet

When I made this booklet I wasn't sure of what I was going to put in it but then I said I haven't done an alphabet booklet in a long time... So I decided to do one with decorated or fancy letters. I'm pleased so far. BIG GRIN

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Tuesday, June 7, 2022

Nola's Lettering Challenge - Day 7 - 18

I came across this challenge and it hit my funny bone... so I'm continuing to play along.

Here is the booklet and Days 7 to 18. (it's every 2 days a new funny line of text)

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Monday, June 6, 2022

ATC Exchange 2022 - Sumi Ink Series

Continuing on after Julie's ZOOM class we decided to exchange ATC's every other month for the next year. Our fifth trade should be mailed by July 15th... We're a total of 11 participants.

Thought I'd create a 2nd set for July's exchange. I don't know how the encaustic series will hold up in the mail...

Sunday, June 5, 2022

Scribbled Lives 2022 - Wk-22 - Alma Thomas - Art Is Inevitably

And so we start another Scribbled Lives month...wk 22, this time with the theme of Alma Woodsey Thomas an artist of the 20th century.

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Saturday, June 4, 2022

Nola's Lettering Challenge - Day 1-6


I came across this challenge and it hit my funny bone... so I decided to play along. I had just finished a Slip Knot bound little booklet and it had the exact amount of pages needed. Serendipity....

Here is the booklet and Days 1 to 6. (it's every 2 days a new funny line of text)

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Friday, June 3, 2022

Slip Knot Binding - Quill - Just 4 U


I had to make another Slip Knot bound booklet... this time with frames to hold quilled elements. I love the way it turned out.... It could be a little more professionally finished (the edges of the frames...) but c'est la vie.

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Thursday, June 2, 2022

ATC Exchange for July 2022 - Encaustic Series


ATC Exchange for July 2022 - Encaustic Series. In cleaning out an area of my workroom I came across some encaustic art I did a while back... so thought I'd cut it up for some ATC's and make use of it...

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Wednesday, June 1, 2022

Workshop Week 2022 - Card - Take Time To Smell

I signed up for the Workshop Week 2022 hosted by Becca Courtice on ZOOM

This artwork was taught by Jillian Kaye "Envelope Art". And again needless to say I didn't use it as intended...

Tuesday, May 31, 2022

Slip Knot Booklet

This lady has easy and clear instructions for the slip Knot Binding.

Click HERE for instructions

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Monday, May 30, 2022

Art Of The Fold #26 - Panorama Booklet - Make A Wish - HB

Art Of The Fold #26 - Panorama Booklet - Make A Wish - HB. Our next meeting is June 14th. This is a fun structure and has lots of potential...

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Sunday, May 29, 2022

Scribbled Lives 2022 - Wk 21 - Little Alphabets - "Y"


Scribbled Lives 2022 - Wk 21 - Little Alphabets - "Y"

It's not often I work so small...

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Saturday, May 28, 2022

Misc Lettering Challenge - Day 28 - 31

Misc Lettering Challenge - Day 28 - 31, Palindrome and continuing with city names.

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Friday, May 27, 2022

Workshop Week 2022 - Card - Have A Blooming Day

I signed up for the Workshop Week 2022 hosted by Becca Courtice on ZOOM
This artwork was taught by Shayda Campbell "Floral - No Cut Dutch Door". And again needless to say I didn't use it as intended...

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Thursday, May 26, 2022

ECS Envelope Exchange - May 2022 - Margret


ECS Envelope Exchange - May 2022 - Margret. And this is the 2nd envelope for the Edmonton Calligraphy Society exchange. Created it with using the decorated lettering from Cheryl Tefft's demo. Card was anothe one created during the Whimsical Starts Workshop.

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