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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.
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- 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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Tag Archives: art
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
Out of Order.
I created this image using several photo’s I took while on our recent trip. I wanted to challenge myself to do something a little bit creative with some of the sights we saw – to encompass a sense of the … Continue reading
Posted in Art, Australia, Creativity, memories, photography, Photomanipulation, photoshop, scenery, Travel Tagged art, Australia, creativity, Emu, isolation, outback, phone booth, Photomanipulation, scenery 4 Comments
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
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
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
More mixed media dabblings with my photography.
So I had another go at this, using a photo I recently took of my eldest daughter Keira when we did a “tribal” sort of photoshoot. I tried to take some photo’s of the process, but got caught up in … Continue reading
Posted in Art, Arty farty, Australia, Craft, crafts, Creativity, daughters, How to, photography, Uncategorized Tagged art, canvas, How to, make it yourself, mixed media, photography, the process of creativity, uses for junk jewelry 4 Comments
Sketches by my daughter.
Sometimes you just have to brag about your kids a bit hey. So today I’m having a brag. My seventeen year old, Shai, has been back at it with a pencil recently and I must say suddenly her talents have … Continue reading
Posted in artists, Arty farty, Australia, Family, Parenting, teenagers Tagged art, parents bragging about their kids, Pencil drawings, pencils, talented kids, teenagers 22 Comments
Crafty hoarding and alternative uses for “stuff”.
So I admit it. I am a hoarder. Not in the usual sense. My house is “usually” quite clean and tidy, but when it comes to my craft obsession….? Well, I took a look in my craft room this morning … Continue reading
Posted in Art, artists, Arty farty, Australia, crafts, Creativity, mosaics Tagged art, crafts, creating, creating wall art, fimo, hoarding craft materials, inspiration, polymer clay, sculpey, uses for old junk, uses for scrapbooking paper 4 Comments