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Get Messy’s Season of Creativity

There was some sweet serendipity happening when Get Messy announced the Season of Creativity. One of the prompts was to make a media based art journal, in an accordion format. Funny enough, I had just started a collaboration project with my friend Chantal. We both...

The Painted Diaries – April

April was a blast in my Painted Diaries. Riet invited us to play with texture. As I am working in diaries which can't handle much thickness, I decided to use tissue paper to make abstract "paintings". I love the transparency of tissue paper and how the layers play off...

Art Witch Academy

Art Witch Academy is a project I have been working on in collaboration with my sister witches Caroline and Emily. We have been working so hard to bring this vision to life and it is finally here! Art Witch Academy is a membership based website where we explore the...

30 Days of Lists – March 2019 edition

I was travelling in March so I was unable to share my lists here until my return. For this edition, I used a ring bound acrylic album by Jamaica Makes and some really witchy papers. I ended up loving the square-ish format! I also really loved the space that using a...

The Painted Diaries – March

March's theme for the Painted Diaries was watercolors. I decided to use only handmade watercolors for this month - some were made by me and some were made by friends and then gifted to me. As you can see, some drawings are very simple others more complex. I feel like...

The Painted Diaries – February

February was a really interesting month in my Painted Diaries: we did color assemblages. I had never done that before and absolutely loved it. I learned a lot about color and about creating new narratives. This, because I deciced to only use my scraps. In doing this,...

My album for the 30 Days of Lists March edition

It's that time again! March's edition of 30 Days of Lists is just around the corner. I am thrilled by this edition because I used a completely different format to my usual. I went with an acrylic album by Jamaica Makes that has been in my stash for a long time. I have...

The Painted Diaries – January

I am participating in Riet's Painted Diaries and have to admit the monthly format makes this project fresh and new. I am using these diaries that I found in my local Muji. There are four books, one for each season. On the left page is a woodblock illustration and on...