Art, Art Journaling, Butterflies, Mixed Media

To Everything There is A Season

It's been a long time since I've blogged here even though I've been making art like crazy and posting over on my art facebook page @phoebeanddot. As I was allowing this piece to develop layer after layer, I really did not know where it was going.  Then I saw in my mind's eye the image… Continue reading To Everything There is A Season

2018 Word of the Year, Goals, Health & Wellness

One Word for 2018

Wow!  I can't believe 2018 is just hours away.  I am grateful for many things in 2017 but our family suffered the loss of a father, husband and grandfather when my father in-law passed away in June, so 2017 is a year that will remain in our lives as a  year of tremendous loss and… Continue reading One Word for 2018

Art, Challenges, Christmas, Christmas Tags

DAY 25! The 25 Days of Christmas Tags

Oh my goodness!  I made it to the 25th day of the 25 Days of Christmas Tags event!  There has been so much inspiration over the past few weeks.  I has been fun and exciting.  For my 25th tag, I was inspired by the purple color of Pamela Pease's tag.  That was my jumping off… Continue reading DAY 25! The 25 Days of Christmas Tags

Art, Challenges, Christmas, Christmas Tags, Heat Embossing, Stamping

25 Days of Christmas Tags – Day 24

Day 24!!! A Christmas Eve Tag inspired by Nicole Baez.  I heat embossed that sentiment onto a black circle tag using silver embossing powder, added some silver trim around the outside and called it done.  I almost felt guilty how it came together so quickly but you know when you know it's done.  Winding down… Continue reading 25 Days of Christmas Tags – Day 24

Art, Challenges, Christmas, Christmas Tags, Shaker Cards

25 Days of Christmas Tags – Day 23

Welcome!  I've been crazy busy and having a ball making Christmas tags for the 25 Days of Christmas Tags event hosted by Tracey McNeely over on her blog In My Creative Opinion.  There are all kinds of prizes that are going to be given away when this event closes on December 1st.  We are down… Continue reading 25 Days of Christmas Tags – Day 23

Art, Challenges, Christmas, Christmas Tags

25 Days of Christmas Tags – Day 22

Day 22 of the 25 Days of Christmas Tags event and I did not make a Christmas tree two days in a row on purpose.  It's just that when I saw the tags that Lynne Mizera made, I was so inspired by the ribbon and pearls, I had to give it a try. So here… Continue reading 25 Days of Christmas Tags – Day 22

Art, Challenges, Christmas, Christmas Tags, Heat Embossing

25 Days of Christmas Tags – Day 21

Hi and thank you for stopping by!  It's day 21 of the 25 Days of Christmas Tags 2017 event being hosted by Tracey McNeely.  What an awesome challenge this is, in it's 7th year!! Carol Mayne inspired me with the shape of her tag.  I went with traditional red and green, and added some gold… Continue reading 25 Days of Christmas Tags – Day 21