Today, my family and I watched the eclipse together. It was such an amazing experience. Neither my husband nor I got very good pictures...but the experience was more than worth it. https://www.instagram.com/p/BYEMvf_nMi1/?taken-by=theknittingjourneyman I decided last night to take the opportunity of the New Moon (today) coupled with the eclipse....and I started to paint an actual … Continue reading Eclipse
I am participating in Cat Caracelo's free challenge: Archetypes Of The Creative. You can click the link for more information and to join. For this spread, I pulled out an old journal, a cosmic smashbook made from Cat Geller's LifeBook lesson, either in 2014 or 2015. This journal is made, using Cat's techniques, from an … Continue reading New Moon Journal Spread
Can you read the small print? As I was creating this piece and dialoguing with it...one sentiment kept popping up: sic gorgiamus allos subjectatos nunc... which we all know is not properly spoken Latin... so, yes, I seriously spent time online seeking out a good, solid translation of this family credo... eis libenter epulamur qui … Continue reading New Moon Spread
As promised: This was a fun spread to do...and one that I think is much more lovely in person... You can see her origins here...a little bit any way. She started out as a place to smear excess paint from other work. Then I found a cheap charcoal pencil that I hadn't remembered I had … Continue reading New Moon Art Journal Spread, Number 2
I have had one art journal open, literally for weeks now, with a partially completed spread...some charcoal scribbles of a face and some hearts on strings...and one full page of the two-page spread completely blank. I used the original blank page to smear paint from other projects on...and even after sketching in the face and … Continue reading New Moon Art Journal Spread #1
The picture really does not do this piece justice. I talked about this piece in a recent video during one of my weekly check-ins. This is a reclaimed canvas. The original piece was done in response to Melody Ross's free ecourse on Brave Girls Club called: The Thing About Love. Now, I do love the … Continue reading New Moon : New Love
thank you...for new directions, new energies, new pathways...same destination...thank you...