Creative Christmas: Transformed Candles

Mom had the great idea to transform some candles for Thanksgiving. You can see them here. Of course, now that it’s Christmas time, we had to do some more candles for Christmas! We have so many extra candles leftover from … Continue reading

Creative Christmas: Christmas Tree Card

This year, instead of buying Christmas cards, how about making them. We have made our own stamps in the past and had considered making some for cards but, this time, decided to try something new. We made our own stencil. … Continue reading

Negative Space Painting

Today I was playing around with some watercolor techniques described in the book The Watercolorist’s Essential Notebook: Landscapes by Gordon MacKensie.I saw an exercise that looked like it would be really simple to do– negative painting. Negative painting (or drawing) … Continue reading