Weekly Recap: March 19-25

Posted on Apr 6, 2018 in blog
Weekly Recap: March 19-25

Monday, March 19 I’m going to long stitch bind this book today with some drawing paper and other fun papers for a dear friend to use as a writing journal. Tuesday, March 20 I’ve finished binding and gluing in some new end papers. I’m going to smash it flat with some weight and then add some finishing […]

Georgia O’Keeffe Museum

Posted on Mar 24, 2018 in blog

I adored my visit to the Georgia O’Keeffe museum today in Santa Fe, NM. This is the video that welcomes you to the museum and it speaks to me on a deep level. I’ve always liked her for her vision but this short video highlights just how modern and persistent she was. I identify with […]

Weekly Recap: March 12-18, 2018

Posted on Mar 19, 2018 in blog
Weekly Recap: March 12-18, 2018

Monday, March 12 A collaboration spread in a journal I’m sharing with the super fab Holly! Tuesday, March 13 A different collab journal I’m sharing with some other fab Get Messy Women. Wednesday, March 14 Started a rather large new piece. Thursday, March 15 Sitting and contemplating what this will turn into. Friday, March 16 […]

Weekly Recap: March 5-11, 2018

Posted on Mar 12, 2018 in blog
Weekly Recap: March 5-11, 2018

This month I’ve been participating in March Meet the Maker on Instagram. So this week, I’ve had several days where those posts were what I finished for the day. I’ve also had several days of taking care of things outside the house this week so I’ve not had studio time like I normal do. Monday, […]

Messy Conversations Interview

Posted on Mar 9, 2018 in blog
Messy Conversations Interview

I sat down with Caylee Grey of Get Messy to talk about my art. This interview is a bit on the long side but I’ve got some funny stuff in there and a few words of wisdom. It was a heck of a lot of fun to do and I’m glad I have this video […]

Weekly Recap: February 26-March 4, 2018

Posted on Mar 5, 2018 in blog
Weekly Recap: February 26-March 4, 2018

Monday, February 26 Mandala page for the Season of Kindness for Get Messy. Tuesday, February 27 I’m working on a surprise commission this week so while I worked today, I don’t have a pic to show. Wednesday, February 28 The beginnings of another Wonder Woman Wrap. Thursday, March 1 Here’s the beginnings of another commission. […]

The Greatest Showman: Words of Wisdom for Your Creative Soul

Posted on Mar 1, 2018 in blog
The Greatest Showman: Words of Wisdom for Your Creative Soul

I first heard about The Greatest Showman when my friend Jen over at Epbot blogged about it. (She’s got all the best videos linked there so go read it first!!) I read her words and watched the videos and thought I need to go so see this before it’s out of the theaters. So this […]

Weekly Recap: February 19-25, 2018

Posted on Feb 26, 2018 in blog
Weekly Recap: February 19-25, 2018

Monday, February 19 Nothing to post today. Tuesday, February 20 Thinking about those 17 people killed in the Valentine’s Day school shooting. Wednesday, February 21 Some great discussion on the Tuesday night Get Messy Hangout about struggling with our faith and how it’s broken down and changed over the past year. Thursday, February 22 I […]

Weekly Recap: February 5-18, 2017: On Being Sick

Posted on Feb 20, 2018 in blog
Weekly Recap: February 5-18, 2017: On Being Sick

Somehow I managed to go on a cruise with my friends, get the flu, and then lose a week. The cruise was amazing! The flu not so much. I spent multiple days where I had a very short loop of couch to soup to bed to I need more tissues. I napped on the couch […]

Weekly Recap: January 29-February 4, 2018

Posted on Feb 5, 2018 in blog
Weekly Recap: January 29-February 4, 2018

This week marks a very sharp departure in the way my world has been working. I started a part time job as the Community Cheerleader and Creative Team Manager for GetMessyArtJournal.com. I love this new thing I’m doing. But this first season, as I get up to speed and I’m getting a new team up […]

Weekly Recap: January 22-28, 2017

Posted on Jan 29, 2018 in blog
Weekly Recap: January 22-28, 2017

Monday, January 22 Worked on other things today. Tuesday, January 23 Season of Nature flip through from Misty Granade on Vimeo. In addition, I posted a second flip through of a mini journal I made to Instagram. You can see it here. Wednesday, January 24 Here’s the finished mini journal. Thursday, January 25 Starting another […]

Weekly Recap: January 15-21, 2018

Posted on Jan 22, 2018 in blog
Weekly Recap: January 15-21, 2018

Monday, January 15 No pics today! All behind the scenes work!! Tuesday, January 16 Still working in my Season of Nature journal. Wednesday, January 17 I made a mini journal out of a piece of junk mail to celebrate the 2018 mini challenge for Get Messy. These are some of the pages. Thursday, January 18 […]

Weekly Recap: January 8-14, 2018

Posted on Jan 15, 2018 in blog
Weekly Recap: January 8-14, 2018

 Monday, January 8 Deep in the Season of Nature for Get Messy. Tuesday, January 9 A late Christmas weaving gift for Lauren. I pulled the yarn from my yarn stash. I have a lot of muted colors and her palette tends to the bright and warm. I did the best with the yarn I had!! […]

Weekly Recap: January 1-7, 2018

Posted on Jan 8, 2018 in blog
Weekly Recap: January 1-7, 2018

Monday, January 1 Starting off 2018 with a bang, I made prints of my face on my brand new 12×14″ gelli plate! Tuesday, January 2 Busy day adding pets to our family! This is Shade, my daughter’s new rat. Wednesday, January 3 Back working in my Season of Nature journal. Loving my new vinyl backgrounds. […]

2018 Goals

Posted on Jan 4, 2018 in blog
2018 Goals

As I’ve begun to think about 2018, I’ve gotten incredibly excited! Last year at this time, I was contemplating a month of house renovations so I didn’t have time to properly plan for the new year and what I’d be doing. I wrestled with it for a couple of months before I finally set out […]

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