Tag: Whimsical

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The First Thing You Need for Fabric Art?

A couple of weeks ago I announced the release of Joanne Sharpe’s new book, The Art of Whimsical Stitching, and included a free excerpt with a fabric art lesson. I’m still so excited about the book and the response has been so wonderful that I’m bringing you more from this beloved artist! In today’s feature, you’ll learn…

The Gift

A mixed media bird done on an index card.  I used acrylic paints, watercolors, oil pastels, colored pencils, rubber stamp & permanent ink. This piece was created for a fellow artist as an art swap. Working small can be both fun and challenging. A great way to try new techniques and mediums together before going…

Title: Lunar Guardian

From a series of 12 Mother Nature paintings, all completed in mixed media.  This painting is a reminder that even when things go very wrong, they can still be saved.  Originally I wanted to try a color wash over the entire image, however, I ended up with a muddy mess.  She was headed to the…