adornment, beautiful things, bohemian, boho, clothes, embellishment, embroidery, fiberart, jewelry, sewing, stitching

Etsy update

There’s been a big upload of new items to my Etsy shop. I’ve been sewing up a storm of fabric cuffs. Some are funky. Some are elegant. More are on the way. So if you are interested in some fiber art accessories for yourself or to gift, head on over and give it a peek. …

ArtJournaling, bookmaking, books, journaling, mixed media, mood book, recycle, strongwomen, upcycle

Red: A Colorways Journal and She Had Things to Do Journal flip throughs

A couple of flip throughs of journals recently posted to YouTube. The first is a journal called “Red: A Colorways Journal.” In the process of making this journal I chose pages that were predominantly red and bound them together using the Coptic Stitch binding. Then I filled them with more red. Hope you will enjoy …

art, ArtJournaling, bookmaking, journaling, mixed media, mood book, reuse, Uncategorized

Finished Mood Book Flip Through

I started making mood books some time ago from the pages of magazines I didn’t have room to keep, but I couldn’t quite let go of. Each one starts with sorting the pages in themes, folding and pre-punching the holes and binding them with a Coptic stitch binding. Each page is then decorated from top …

ArtistTribe, assemblage, bohemian, boho, color, connect, creativeteam, embellishment, mixed media, Uncategorized

Scepter of Healing Vibes

I need healing. Don’t know about you, but I suspect that you feel this too. There are so many reasons to need healing. Bodily healing, relationship healing, social healing, emotional healing, and spiritual healing are just a few needs that come to mind. I don’t believe we are meant to bear our burdens alone, but …

bohemian, boho, creativeteam, fiberart, handmade paper, recycle, upcycle

From Fabric to Paper Cardholder

https://arnoldgrummerpapermaking.blogspot.com/2018/08/from-fabric-to-paper-card-holder.html   Paper Card Holder Today on the Arnold Grummer Papermaking blog are my directions for making a card holder to coordinate with a bag I created for Gwen Lafleur’s Artist Tribe. After adding leftover fabric and thread into the hand made paper, it was turned into a business card holder so I’d be ready …