Mad Tea Party 2015 – Double Vision

Mad Tea Party 2015 – Double Vision

“Please come for tea” the March Hare says fixing his beautiful, shiny eyes upon you. How can you resist? Flowers blossoming in ways that are marvelous to behold. He hops along the path that leads to a most intriguing setting for tea.  He moves so fast he is almost transparent. Where did he go? Where …

Mother’s Day Gelli Prints – Stamping and Printing Sunday

Mother’s Day Gelli Prints – Stamping and Printing Sunday

Happy Mother’s Day to all the mothers and to the fathers out there who have to fill in a mother’s shoes.  I wanted to send you flowers so here are a couple of gelli printed flowers. I don’t know whether I will leave them as is or whether I will choose to fill them in.  …

Resting – Self Care Saturday

Resting – Self Care Saturday

Today I allowed myself to sleep late, laze about and recharge. Lately I’ve been driving so much the car feels like an extension of my body. Last Saturday I vowed I would not get in my car and I did not. What a great feeling that was! This week I decided that I would do …

Sand instead of Stamping and Printing this Sunday

Sand instead of Stamping and Printing this Sunday

Sundays is the day I’ve been posting my stamping and printing lately. Today I threw it all over and went to the beach. I certainly left my mark there, however.  We made flower and sea drift mandalas on the beach. Inspired by photos I’ve seen of the mandalas others have made, I decided to give …

Double the Fun with Double Exposure Photography

Double the Fun with Double Exposure Photography

The Double Exposure Love course with Vivienne McMaster has been a blast this week. It was just the creative outlet I needed.  When the class started and I realized that I could use my gelli prints as a background I was entranced. Many a combination of photos included some of my artwork. Experimenting with other …

Double Exposure – Stamping and Printing Sunday

Double Exposure – Stamping and Printing Sunday

I’m doing something a little different this Sunday. On a whim I signed up for an online photography course with Vivienne McMaster. She is very inspirational in her writing and is an encouraging and cheerful guide. Having taken her classes, I can say my eye for photography has grown exponentially, my photos have improved, but …

Joy Still Coursing Through

Joy Still Coursing Through

I’m still joyfully coursing through Vivienne McMaster’s Be Your Own Beloved: Self Care through Self Portraiture course. The photo above was taken as part of an attempt at studying movement and stillness. I wasn’t at all sure how this was going to go….it has been some time since I stopped thinking of myself as being  …