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I am a people watcher,life observer, nature lover, spiritual seeker loving this crazy wild ride that life is taking me on. I am still a blank piece of paper waiting to be filled and that is good.
Tags I’ve used most often.
- Australian outback
- Fear of flying
- getting older
- life experiences
- life journeys
- mixed media
- New York
- raising children
Blogs I Follow
- Kym's travels in Oze
- Alive & Terrified
- Green lights ahead
- Patricia Steele Raible
- ephemeral gecko by mixy gregory
- Art Inspiration | Inspiration | Art Techniques | Encouragement | Art Supplies
- In the Zone
- Xcetera Photography
- €merald Wake ©
- LEANNE COLE
- Joshi Daniel Photography
- lemanshots - Fine Pictures and Digital Art
- Europe with an edge: bits from the Balkans
- Gotta Find a Home
- A Holistic Journey
- Pepperbox Couture
- Make Something Mondays
- Creating Mixed Media Art
- home sweet homemade
- ME and the Boss
- Shabby Chic Addiction
- Vit Peyr
- I didn't have my glasses on....
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Category Archives: Arty farty
For all you creative people!
As you might know, I love travel,photography and everything that falls in the fantasy realm. As a result I have become totally addicted to creating photomanipulation art from all of my images that I have collected over the years. My … Continue reading
Posted in Art, artists, Arty farty, Australia, Creativity, photographers, photography, Photomanipulation, Photoshoot, photoshop, scenery, Travel, Uncategorized Tagged art, Backdrops, backgrounds for book cover designs, backgrounds for CD designs, backgrounds for models, composite, creativity, Etsy, imagination, my passion, photography, Photomanipulation, photoshop, travel Leave a comment
I’m making wearable art.
So, a new addiction seems to have me in its grips. It seemed natural to move from creating mixed media art to creating art you can actually wear. Not that I myself would wear it, but my models will be … Continue reading
Posted in Art, Arty farty, Australia, costumes, Craft, crafts, Creativity, photography, Uncategorized Tagged art, crowns, fantasy, Headdresses, photoshoots, wearable art 6 Comments
Playing with Barbies.
Lately I’ve been messing around with making strange art dolls. Here is an example. Yep…pretty weird I know. I made her face with scrunched up aluminium foil and some kind of wall plaster stuff. Because I don’t have any polymer … Continue reading
Posted in Art, Arty farty, Craft, crafts, Creativity, Dolls, mixed media, photography, Photomanipulation, Photoshoot, photoshop, Uncategorized Tagged art dolls, Barbie dolls, creativity, Creepy, Dolls, photoshop, strange 3 Comments
Blood, sweat and bohemian tears.
I have been like a mad woman possessed these past few weeks. I don’t know what has come over me but for some reason I feel compelled to paint, which is something, in the past, that has never really struck … Continue reading
Posted in Art, artists, Arty farty, Australia, I can't paint, life experiences, painting, Uncategorized Tagged abstract art, art, mental anguish, painting, painting is hard 7 Comments
The disaster zone.
If I were really pretentious I’d say I have an “art studio” But I’m not a pretentious sort of person, so I could say “My craft room”, but it’s not really a room, because it’s a garage, and I’ve seen … Continue reading
Posted in Altered bottles, Art, Arty farty, Australia, Craft, Creativity, happiness, health and well being, Life, Uncategorized Tagged altered bottles, art studio, Craft rooms, craft space, creativity, disaster and chaos 5 Comments
Is that art?
Art, as we all know, is totally subjective. It all depends on what people make of it, and some people make a hell of a lot out of a simple squiggle. Reminds me of something I saw on Facebook recently … Continue reading
Posted in Art, artists, Arty farty, Australia, Creativity, I can't paint, mixed media, Uncategorized Tagged art, creativity, paintings, Texture 7 Comments
It is what it Isn’t!
I’m in this mad creative frenzy at the moment. Funny how that happens. You go through periods where your inspiration just dries up and it’s like you are trudging through this vast desert of “what the heck am I supposed … Continue reading
Posted in Art, artists, Arty farty, Australia, Children, Craft, crafts, Creativity, Family, Humour, husbands, Life, Marriage, mixed media, Uncategorized Tagged bits and pieces, creativity, humour, Husbands, imagination, inspiration, mixed media, Steampunk 4 Comments
My mechanical heart.
Man, is it raining cats and dogs or what! (Where on earth did that saying come from anyway?) So I’ve been glued to the weather stations getting very excited at a predicted East Coast low which was supposed to happen, … Continue reading
Steam punk wings (how to make)
Buying craft stuff is STUPIDLY expensive, especially here in Australia. I’ve been scouring the internet to see if anyone has a tutorial out there on how to make steam punk inspired wings (as a craft embellishment), seeing as they seem … Continue reading
Posted in Arty farty, Craft, Creativity, How to, Uncategorized Tagged cheap craft ideas, Craft, embellishment, how to make, mixed media, Steam punk, wings Leave a comment