I recently spent time working with several water-based art supplies to see if I could achieve a water-color look with rubbing plates. You’re probably thinking that “water-color” and “rubbings” are a contradiction in terms, but that hasn’t stopped me yet! I played with ink pads, dye sticks, water soluble wax pastels and Inktense blocks. The […]
Archives for September 2011
Add Autumn Leaves To Your Art With Paintstiks & Stencils
Jack and I took advantage of the warm weather on Sunday for a walk through Glendalough park for my birthday. He stopped me after a few minutes and handed me this beautiful maple leaf. Most of the trees are still green, but this one has started to change. While we were walking though the woods, […]
Grip-n-Grip Mats Are One Of My Favorite Things!
Rain drops on roses and whiskers on kittens Bright shiny Paintstiks with stencils and brushes Silky black sticky mats fresh from the sleeve These are a few of my favorite things! I’m dating myself here, but The Sound of Music is still one of my favorite musicals, and I can still hear Julie Andrews singing […]
Split Leaf Stencils Are Here!
The latest addition to our DesignMagic line has arrived and is ready to ship. You can go directly over to the Online Store to place your order. Like all Design Magic stencils, this is a pair of stencils. One stencil has the positive image and the other has the negative image. When you paint these […]