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Category Archives: Art
Just Published! “The Enigmatic Tarot”
The Enigmatic Tarot is a set of 22 Major Arcana cards that I designed with vintage postcards, photos and ephemera in my collection. I also used a few vintage images in the public domain that I altered. To see more, … Continue reading
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Vintage Goodies at the Resale Shop
For under $6.00 today, I bought these two vintage professionally framed prints, and three old encyclopedias from 1956 that are FULL of amazing art and photos to use in my collage projects. I found these treasures at a local resale … Continue reading
Meet artist Brabant Lenting!
I wanted to introduce you to my friend and fellow artist, Brabant Lenting. He is a fabulous painter that I met a few years ago through Paul Henry’s Art Gallery in Hammond, Indiana. Brabant paints gorgeous abstract pieces using various … Continue reading
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Meet artist Dawn Diamantopoulos
I met Dawn several years ago when I started exhibiting my photos in a local gallery in my area called Studio 659. I find her artwork to be very soothing and unique. She is a very talented artist and a … Continue reading
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Creative Paint Workshop for Mixed-Media Artists
One of my favorite books in my collection of mixed media art is “Creative Paint Workshop for Mixed Media Artists” by Ann Baldwin. I bought this book two years ago, and am still enthralled with all of the creative ideas … Continue reading
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GIVEAWAY! – Two Vintage Digital Collage Sheets!
I am excited to do my FIRST GIVEAWAY! I love collecting vintage photos and postcards and digitally enhancing them. I have combined lots of gorgeous vintage pics into two collage sheets that will be given away to one winner!! Here … Continue reading
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A Little Doodle Girl
I drew this cute little girl, then used watercolor pencils with an aqua brush to color it in.
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Since I love collage and vintage photos, I designed several ATCs (Artist Trading Cards) with some left over paper and gold embossing powder. If you enjoy making and trading ATCs or like doing swaps, check out http://www.swap-bot.com It is a … Continue reading
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It’s More Than a Dream -Art Journal Page
Another art journal page I created today.
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