All posts by Shayna Butler

Shayna Butler

About Shayna Butler

Mixed media artist, planner, mommy, Jesus lover, wife, and big fan of CPS mag.

Necklace made with Faux Lampwork Headpins

A necklace made with my Faux Lampwork Headpins.  To learn how to make the headpins, check out the May/June 2013 issue of Cloth Paper Scissors.   Check them out on my blog. http://ispywithmycraftyeyes.blogspot.com/2013/05/article-published-in-cloth-paper.html

Faux Lampwork Headpins

Learn how to make them in the May/June 2013 issue of Cloth Paper Scissors.  Check them out on my blog.  http://ispywithmycraftyeyes.blogspot.com/2013/05/article-published-in-cloth-paper.html

Paintbrush Books

Mixed media books made from simple hardware store chip brushes.  Want to learn how to make them?  Check out PAGES 2012 for instructions.  http://ispywithmycraftyeyes.blogspot.com/ http://www.flickr.com/photos/ispywithmycraftyeyes/

Painted Canvas Statement Necklace

A little mixed media necklace I put together.  The rosettes are hand painted cottton canvas, and they hang off a lovely rhinestone chain. 

Beaded Brooch

Handmade from a vintage polyester shirt.  http://ispywithmycraftyeyes.blogspot.com/

I Spy Lino Cut

Here's a picture of the 4×6 linoleum block I carved for the challenge.  I don't know about you guys, but i like seeing the carvings as much as I do the printed image. 

Distressed Valentines

I made up a batch of these for my Etsy shop.  They have a textured polymerclay cover that was painted with acrylics, watercolor paper on the inside, and felt on the back to make them a bit more sturdy.    For more info, you can check out my Flickr photostream http://www.flickr.com/photos/ispywithmycraftyeyes/.  

"Signs of Spring"

10” x 9”   I just love it when the ground thaws and you start seeing those first signs of spring come rushing in.  Flowers start blooming, and before you know it everyone is wearing pastels and light sweaters.    When I read about the challenge I knew automatically I wanted to incorporate my own…