Saturday, January 31, 2009


The theme at Small World of Inchies and Twinchies is clowns..
Here are my twinchies.

Lots to Do..In Stitches..

The theme at Lots to Do is In Stitches..
I hand stitched the image..badly.. but its too hot to get the machine out..

Artarazzi..Challenge 8

The challenge at Artarazzi this week is to use the image provided and add some orange..
Heres the image..How beautiful is that.

This is my first effort..

But then I tweaked it a bit more..


The theme at SaWo is Distressed gesso background.
There is a brilliant tutorial by Trish Bee.
I had alot of fun with this and made a lot of mess.
Thought I'd give this card to my sister for her birthday..
Well perhaps not...
the lady image is done with the same technique just on different paper..


The theme at TGIF is green..

Friday, January 30, 2009

Combined Challenge

The challenge at Art Creations Friday is to use the beautiful image supplied
and the challenge at Awfully big Art Adventure is something to crow about.
I have combined them ..

Make a Moo or Two..Vintage Love

The theme at Make a Moo or Two is Vintage Love..

Thursday, January 29, 2009

Crazy Amigo..Doors

The theme at Crazy Amigo is doors.
Both the door and little girl image are googled.
The text stamp is from Stampin Up Classic Captions...

Arty Girls..Make an ATC

The theme at Arty Girlz is to make an ATC.

Theme Thursday..4x4's

The theme at Theme Thursday is 4x4's.
I have done a 4x4 canva.I did a gesso transfer then highlighted the image with pastels before adding the embellishments.

Wednesday, January 28, 2009

Art on the Darkside..Crows

The theme at Art on the Darkside is Crows..

Wednesday Stamper..Handbags

The theme at Wednesday Stamper is bags..
Here is mine.It is a 51/2" by 51/2" paper mache gift bag.
I used gesso and then painted it and lined it with patterned paper.
Then stamped it with varioustravel stamps and distressed it with a sepia ink pad.

Simply Skinnies..Off to the fair

The theme at Simply Skinnies this week is Off to the fair..
Heres mine based on the World fair of 1893....

Tuesday, January 27, 2009

Art Pieces..Happiness

The theme at Art Pieces is Happiness for me is?
Well happiness for me is My Family..

Created By Hand..Pink

The theme at Created by Hand is Red and or Pink..
I went with pink..

Inchy by Inch..Buttons

The theme at Inchy by Inch is buttons.
I bought this really cute mouse button ages ago
and finally got to use it..Its so cute!!

Monday, January 26, 2009

TMTA..Ice Blue

The theme at TMTA is ice blue..
Here is mine .I have made my ATC on a transparency
that I painted with several shades of blue


The theme at MMM this week is Art that represents your country.
How appropriate that it is Australia Day today.

Australia beautiful one day perfect the next..

Happy Australia Day one and all.

Gothic Arches..Winter Sport

The theme at Gothic Arches is winter sports.
Which is pretty funny as we are having a heat wave here.

Sunday, January 25, 2009

SOYBS.. Written Word

The theme at SOYBS is the written word.
I chose Dream..


The theme at Sunday Postcard Art is cats..
Just loved this image..

Small World of Inchies ..Kings and Queens

The theme at Small World of Inchies and Twinchies is Kings and Queens.
Here are my inchies..