Category Archives: epicure

Accepted

I’ve been playing with a new swirly shape, which I’m calling “Accepted” because the top kinda makes me think of two people looking at each other.  Anyway, I’ve cut a bunch, sized for a 5×7 canvas, from paper and contact … Continue reading

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Wax Lines

Amy recently posted a video about watercolor resist with beeswax.  I could point you to the video, but it was part of her artfire/newsletter/thing and therefore secret unless you sign up for it.  Which you should. Anyway, it looked like … Continue reading

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Painting with Shadow

Happy PPF!  Just a few ATCs I’ve made recently: This was for a Christian-themed ATC swap.  The equations in the background are Maxwell’s equations, of course, and the ATC is meant to be a celebration of God as creator – … Continue reading

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Priorities

So I’m pregnant.  And I am feeling gross.  So gross. I’m not throwing up, at least not yet, but I’m exhausted and queasy and ouchy and it’s not very fun.  It gets worse in the evening, which is good because … Continue reading

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Classical Mythology

I have started my first Official Altered Book! Okay, I have another one going, but that’s a kids’ book that I’ve painted over.  No signatures to thin.  I don’t know why that makes it less than official, but apparently it … Continue reading

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Sun

While listening to the radio in the car I realized that I seem to have a thing for sun songs – four songs that prominently mention the sun (or sunshine) and that I love.  Now I’m trying to think of … Continue reading

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Four?

I have more ATCs!  I am enjoying them.  I like that they are for swapping.  It gives me a deadline and sometimes a theme and I don’t have to figure out where to store them. Food-coloring-dyed tissue, with “Fire burns” … Continue reading

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Fish!

And this is the other super-exciting art post.  Or not.  It makes me happy. Anyway, yesterday I was poking around online while eating breakfast, and I decided to visit Amy and discovered that she had started one of her awesome … Continue reading

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Bleeding

Such a many things to tell you about! I think I’ve been making up for lost time in the art department.  Or something.  I didn’t go that long without doing art stuff, really.  But am excited.  It happens. Let’s see….I … Continue reading

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Barium Chromate

For this round of Daisy Yellow‘s Building a Rainbow Challenge I am hosting lemon yellow!  (As usual, click on an image to be taken to its source.) Since I wasn’t sick, I haven’t done a whole Pinterest board this time. … Continue reading

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