Category Archives: Crafts

Bag Charms.


“A bag charm is a piece of jewelry that decorates a handbag. Bag charms may resemble a key chain, a bracelet or a necklace.”- Wikipedia

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Mixed Media Magnetic Coasters.


“Mixed media art refers to a visual art form that combines a variety of media in a single artwork. For example, if you draw with ink, then paint over it with watercolors, then add some highlights in colored pencil – that’s mixed media!”- Art is Fun … Continue reading

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Steampunk Letter.


Steampunk is a subgenre of science fiction or science fantasy that incorporates technology and aesthetic designs inspired by 19th-century industrial steam-powered machinery.” –  Wikipedia

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Handmade.


“That’s the thing with handmade items. They still have the person’s mark on them, and when you hold them, you feel less alone.” ― Aimee Bender, The Color Master: Stories

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My Creation Station.


“Creativity is inventing, experimenting, growing, taking risks, breaking rules, making mistakes and having fun”― Mary Lou Cook

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Soar.


“To soar with eagles all you need to do is believe that you can fly.” ― Anthony T. Hincks

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Tricycles.


One of my earliest memories as a child was playing with my friends and our red Tri-ang Tricycles. I was 5 years old in the photos where I have the short pony tail.

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Hilda.


I created one 12″ x 12″ Scrapbook page using a photo of my maternal Grandmother, Heiltje (Hilda) Johanna Gertruida Pelser.

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Time to Create.


I created one 12″ x 12″ mixed media page. The background was made with old sewing patterns covered with Modge Podge.

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Make Art.


Dance as if no one were watching. 4″x 6″ card. “Dance as if no one were watching, Sing as if no one were listening, And live every day as if it were your last.’ – Anonymous.

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