Happy New Year! As we begin 2014, I sense it is a brand new season, set against a backdrop of HOPE. May you be blessed with new vision and a sense of hope for this coming year! Here is a bit of info about one of my new online art journaling classes, Painting Beautiful Backgrounds: Painting Beautiful Backgrounds can be easy and fun! In this workshop, you will see me paint all the backgrounds of the Hope Journal, step-by-step, as well as a few bonus step-by-step backgrounds from the Faith Journal, PLUS how-to use gesso for beautiful backgrounds.
“Hope is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul and sings the tune without the words and never stops at all.” – Emily Dickenson “A song of the heart an never be caged.” – unknown “He will cover you with His wings; you will be safe in His care; His faithfulness will protect and defend you.” – Psalm 91:4 GNT The techniques for this embellished edge is demonstrated and taught in the Embellishing Edges & Text Workshop This egg with text is demonstrated and taught in Embellishing Edges & Text Workshop
Beginning the Hope Journal withMarbling & More How to create the wing will be demonstrated in Marbling & More Online Art Journaling Workshop Hope Journal Flap, Back, and Front of the Journal. The Marbling techniques shown above are taught and demonstrated inMarbling & More Online Art Journaling Workshop
Faith Journal-Center Left Circle Flap- quote from Pinterest I’ve debated whether to share this, but in case it encourages someone to keep going and not give up on the vision they’ve been given, I am going to go ahead and share. About a year ago, I had a vision of teaching online art journaling classes. The vision, or dream, caught me by surprise because I’m not really a computer, internet person. I started this blog because I wanted to be a part of a community and connect with like-minded people after the school I had taught Art at for ten… Read More