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Magicals - Journal Page I was completely chuffed when Tracey (the owner of Lindy's Stamp Gang) asked each of the Design Team members to create some projects for display at CHA 2012 Winter. I've been playing with Zentangling lately so thought I'd combine my Magicals (fabulous powder paints) with some tangle inspired designs and came up with this - it's totally different from anything else LSG had on display, but I don't think that's a bad thing. What I used:... Read more →


Butterfly Girl Journal Page

OK some days I get so excited by something I leap right in and every now and then don't quite get it right - that was the case with this page. I was supposed to do 2 pages for homework, one paint over copied image and one gesso image transfer - I watched both clips on LifeBook and enthusiasticly began my page - half way into the colouring I was scratching my head - something wasn't right - uh oh... Read more →


Astounding Realism!

Just had to share this jaw dropping 3D art by the amazingly talented Riusuke Fukahori a Japanese artist specialising in amazingly lifelike goldfish. When I first saw art from this man I was horrified - I honestly thought that he had embedded actual goldfish into resin - even after viewing how he crafts the fish using paint layer-by-layer to build what appears as a 3D fish when complete - there's still a niggling voice saying take another look they must... Read more →