Art Along: Art Journal Page ‘Home’

Follow along as I create a page in my art journal.  This page is entitled ‘Home’ and comes from my return to Maine and discovering it truly is and has always been my home.

DIY June Insert for Jane Davenport Butterfly Book

As I was sharing on my Patreon page, June seemed to sneak up on me. I recorded this video showing how I put together my DIY June insert for my Jane Davenport Butterfly Book a week ago, edited it last Monday and set it aside thinking I’d post it on June 1st.   Oops!  At … Read more

Creating a DIY May Insert for the Jane Davenport Butterfly Book

I’m smitten with the Jane Davenport Mixed Media line. Ever since Michael’s released it in January, I haven’t been able to resist them.  At this point I have her Mermaid Markers, both watercolor sets, water brushes, two of her wonderful face stamp sets, 1 roll of her washi tape, her journaling tapes (blank and color … Read more

DIY Magical Slime Kit

The perfect slime lover’s gift for all ages.In case you’ve been hiding under a rock, slime is a big thing right now.  Although its popularity isn’t found strictly with kids, my 10 year old step-granddaughter swoons whenever she sees it.  For her 10th birthday, I decided that putting together a kit would most likely give … Read more

Craft Store Coupons Plus: 10/14/2015 to 10/17/2015

By The Artful Geek Girl

Craft Store Coupons and other deals for this week.

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Deals & Steals: Columbus Day Craft Sales

By The Artful Geek Girl

Was your email inbox full of craft savings for the Columbus Day holiday here in the US?  Mine was, so just in case your’s wasn’t, here are the Columbus Day specials at the local crafts stores! Michael’s Columbus Day Specials and Coupons Joann Columbus Day Specials and Coupons (Including Moonlight Madness) AC Moore Columbus Day … Read more

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Craft Store Coupons 10/7/2015 -10/10/2015

By The Artful Geek Girl

This weeks coupons: (all good through Oct. 10th, 2015 unless otherwise noted) Michael’s: 50% off one regular priced item 60% plus 20% off Hampton & Oxford Street Frame Collections Note, also running great two day deals- my Michael’s has the decorative boxes (including suitcases like the one I used here) for 60% off and 55% … Read more

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My Mixed Media Suitcase (Part 2)

By The Artful Geek Girl

In a previous post I shared my decision to turn a heavy cardboard suitcase into a portable mixed media storage solution.  I shared how I attached my watercolors, mini ink pads and scissors to the lid in order to utilize the empty space.  It worked great, but I still had to decide what else to … Read more

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