You Are Watercolor Resist Technique Card

Craft Your Joy Video: Watercolor Resist Backgrounds

Published on 01/23/2018

I love creating watercolor resist backgrounds for my projects. In this video, I’m sharing how I used the wreath image in my stamp set, “You Are,” with Gina K Designs to create a super bright watercolor background.

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You are a Joy Watercolor Card

Craft Your Joy Video: Watercolor Effects with Dye Inks

Published on 01/13/2018

It’s no secret that I’m an art supply junkie and WATERCOLOR is my jam! And… I’m a bit of an technique junkie. I like to make messes and push art supplies to create new things. It’s kind of my therapy. Ha! Who can relate? C’mon on in for a new video tutorial using my new stamp set and get inky with me.

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Painting with Distress Oxide Inks

Craft Your Joy: DIY Banner with Distress Oxide Inks

Published on 01/09/2018

It’s no secret that I’m an art supply junkie and WATERCOLOR is my jam! So… I’m always looking for ways to use art supplies to create watercolor effects. I have a ton of inks, ink refills and inky art supply things. C’mon on in for a quick, inky tutorial on creating a bloomy bloom banner.

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Floral Card Creation

Craft Your Joy: Flower Painting Stamp Art Mash-Up

Published on 12/28/2017

Once upon a time… there was a girl who made things with her hands. 😉 She made so many things. Lots and lots of things. She’s been making things her entire life.

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With Brave Wings She Flies Painting

Behind the Bloom: With Brave Wings She Flies!

Published on 12/27/2017

On Thanksgiving this year my dear friend arrived with a cheeseboard full of goodness. We all shared in it and it was delish. When the evening was over and all of our guests went home, the cheeseboard remained. It’s kinda how she rolls.

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Colors of Fall Flowers

Sketchbook Inspiration | Week Oct 1 – 7

Published on 10/06/2017

We are flying right into October, yes? Wowsa! It was a super fun week creating in the sketchbook. This week’s blooms were pink. Just pink with a little side of pink. Oh, and green.

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Flowers Everywhere

Sketchbook Inspiration | Week Sep 24-30

Published on 10/01/2017

This week’s blooms were loose and free and I was practicing quite a bit with my new triangle brush which I am very, very, very obsessed with right now. It just gives me so much more control over the different kinds of strokes I want to achieve for creating flowers and blooms.

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This close up of one of my paintings is mesmerizing. Yes?

Sketchbook Inspiration | Week Sep 17-23

Published on 09/23/2017

This week in my sketchbook I was completely obsessed with a cool watercolor palette, my new dagger watercolor brush, feathers and of course, FLOWERS.

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These colors are making me so happy, you? The blues and purples and their companion greens. Oh Prima you have created some lovely colors.

Sketchbook Inspiration | Week Sep 10-16

Published on 09/16/2017

This week in my sketchbook I was completely obsessed with a cool watercolor palette, my new dagger watercolor brush, feathers and of course, FLOWERS.

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Water your Roots So Your Soul Can Blossom

Sketchbook Inspiration | Week Sep 3 – 9

Published on 09/09/2017

This week I was inspired by the cooler temps and the promise that fall is coming. Crimson and rust colors mixed with luscious pinks are the star of the show in the sketchbook this week.

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