Saturday, 18 March 2017

Carpet day looms

My Colour me positive:
It is easy to see the beauty in others. Why is it that we focus on the things we’d like to change about ourselves and forget about our beautiful qualities? When was the last time you thought about all the wonderful qualities that make up the beautiful person looking back at you in the mirror……yes, that would be YOU. beautiful and/or positive qualities that make up you. Choose one to incorporate this in this weeks journal page.
I'm still having to improvise with the contents of my travel I was brought up to improvise in all manner of ways this seemed to obvious spread to go with!
Under paper/ machine embroidery threads / Paper buttons, thimble & spool / alphabet stickers.

Every inchie Monday: woodpecker - this one is from a card that was amongst stuff that almost went into the bin!

Art journal journey Shamrock or horseshoe 

Life documented 

PROMPT: use stamps, cutting one from an eraser.TECHNIQUE: Stamping page multiple times with the same eraser Quote: I will not be another flower, picked for my beauty and left to die.I will be difficult to find and Impossible to forget-Erin Van Vuren.OMT:Bloom

So glad that I had made some backgrounds in advance! I've had time to get a few spreads done despite being busy prepping for the carpet layers coming first thing Monday!

Friday, 17 March 2017


A new postcard has gone out purple being the theme.

Art prompts galore 

MARCH 12-18: WISHES// SCAVENGER: pale yellow, teal or turquoise, torn pieces of a book page, spray ink or paint, stamping with black ink (use anything to stamp with) 

3 words that start with the same letter as your name, a bird, some dots, a doodle or 2

Colour me positive quote.

Almost ready for carpets in lounge, dining, bedroom & workroom!

Wednesday, 15 March 2017


The paint is dry!

The large pictures are back up!

But as for the workroom....

The mattresses are on the desk.....the bed frames are leaning against the desk....

The windows need cleaning....

On Monday the flooring gets done!

Thursday, 9 March 2017

Circus time

Art journal journey : circus 

Colour me positive : laughter 

Journal 52: truth more work needed on the letters but with the workroom packed away until further notice.....

This week's inchie: Heron Im undecided as to whether this is a heron or a crane!

Painter arrives any time soon.....

Wednesday, 8 March 2017

Slotted in

I had some ideas for the spreads that I was running a little late as I was shifting my workroom lick, stock & barrel out into the garage I grabbed a few items that I would need!Documented life: HIDDEN GARDEN.....some favourite ATCs have a new home!

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JOURNAL 52: emerge.....Im thing about spring!

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Art journal journey: insects....

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I've even got another one all looked out for my next spare moment.