Focusing On Life
Monthly Archives: November 2011
The quote on this card I made resonates for me right now. We all have had things happen to us, but it is what we do with what happens to us that makes us who we are. A recent experience … Continue reading
In this video I use paperclay to make a couple of ornaments and offer ideas for making other embellishments with this fabulous product. Enjoy!
Normally I wouldn’t blog post two days in a row but had to share this exciting news. One of my art pieces, a mini-book entitled Bird Babble is pictured on page 74 of the premier issue of Pages (an Interweave … Continue reading
Quite awhile back I read an article in Cloth, Paper, Scissors magazine (an Interweave publication) about an artist who went on vacation, taking some of her small pieces of art and leaving them in random locations. I thought how brilliant … Continue reading
My dearest friend Jana Baldridge-Vargas shares her techniques for collage utilizing materials she harvests from magazine and junk mail flyers – turning trash into treasure.
Steven Covey tells us that Vision is seeing the future with the mind’s eye. It is applied imagination where things are created twice: first, a mental creation and second, a physical one. My nephew Keenan (birthday tomorrow – happy … Continue reading
Brian had business in Portland this week so I decided to tag along. While he met with clients, I laced up my walking shoes and hit the streets. Walking down SW 10th Ave. I ran across some very interesting displays … Continue reading