DIY Printable Mini Zine | Papercrafting

DIY Printable Mini Zine | Papercrafting

I was inspired by Ali Brown recently in her post here about making mini zines with one sheet of paper. I have actually heard of this before, but sort of rediscovered the joy! I decided to create my own version that is printable and fillable. My thought was to create a...
DIY Embellishments | Papercrafting

DIY Embellishments | Papercrafting

I love creating my own paper embellishments to decorate my notebooks, snail mail and journals. Here’s a peek into my process of making a set of embellishments from scraps I have on hand for an affirmations travelers notebook I will be creating. If you want more...
Honeys Slim Pickins Challenge | Art Journal Page

Honeys Slim Pickins Challenge | Art Journal Page

I'm a fan of watching creative youtube videos and even more so when they actually inspired you to take action! I've always been a fan of Ali Brown and decided to join in on her challenge #honeysslimpickins as well. My son, Christopher, is 4 years old and home for...
DIY Passport Size Midori Traveler’s Notebook and Inserts

DIY Passport Size Midori Traveler’s Notebook and Inserts

After posting my rainbow paper free printable last week, I had to dive right in and make myself some journaling inserts. I've been seeing many artists using a very small sized journal for quick ideas and notes. Since I'm always running short on time, I figured a...
Make Yourself a Leather Bullet Journal

Make Yourself a Leather Bullet Journal

Today I thought it would be nice to share how I made myself a leather bullet journal to start my year out on the right foot. I've always made myself art journals, since learning how to bind books and since I have access to lot of leather scraps, it seems only natural...
Art Journal Reflections

Art Journal Reflections

When a new year rolls around, I definitely find myself reflecting back on my past work and what I should focus on in the future. This year, I decided to pull out all my old art journals from years past. I have more sketchbooks in my parents house back in Southern...
Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays!

Hello there! I just wanted to wish you a happy holidays with the design I created above. Also, be safe - there's just been so much going on and we can definitely file 2016 away as a pretty tough year, I think. Finally, I wanted to say have courage and be kind, because...
A Commission Turned Into Collaboration

A Commission Turned Into Collaboration

Every so often, a bit of freelance work turns out to be the seed to an amazing tree of possibility. A few months back, I was contacted by Tanja from Osswald Design to create an illustration for one of her crochet patterns. Actually, I already mentioned on the blog...