Dragonfly art doll

Hi artsy friends. I don't know about you, but I get restless with just making the same kind of art.  I've enjoyed making art dolls and picked up a few new patterns recently and started with this doll, Cecily.  I purchased the pdf pattern from the NLH Designs Etsy shop. Cecily is a steampunk dragonfly … Continue reading Dragonfly art doll

Mermaid Flip Turn, 8″x10″ wrapped canvas painting by tenukihandcrafts

Mermaid Flip Turn This piece is a mixed media collage on an 8"x10" wrapped canvas. If you read all the way to the end, you'll find directions on the transfer paper collage technique. I used homemade acrylic paint sprays, using 2 ounce spray bottles I picked up at my local Daiso, Golden Fluid acrylic paints, … Continue reading Mermaid Flip Turn, 8″x10″ wrapped canvas painting by tenukihandcrafts

Express Yourself, revisited

Hi ho, friends. I haven't posted for a while because I am recuperating from knee replacement surgery. Recovery is going well, but it's pretty boring.  I decided to spend my enforced rest period on revisiting some of the classes I have access to. I have an art journal and limited art supplies on hand: black … Continue reading Express Yourself, revisited

It’s All In My Head

Hi friends. I started my mixed media art journal adventure in 2012 when I found Zentangles which lead me to Jane Davenport and the rest, as they say, is history. The first two classes I took with Jane were "Frolicaholic" and "Draw Happy" art journal and basic, fun drawing classes.  One could choose to make … Continue reading It’s All In My Head

Atomic Laundry

In 2011, I accompanied my mom to Pasco, WA for total knee replacement surgery. Mom was out for a while post-surgery, so I wandered around the neighborhood with my Canon Rebel.  It was a cloudless October morning. Pasco is part of the Tri-Cities area and is near the Hanford Nuclear plant, so there are lots of atomic-themed … Continue reading Atomic Laundry

Women’s March 2017

Hi Ho friends.  I admire people who protest, but it's not for me.  I have a severe aversion to crowds.  Today's protest in Seattle had over 120,000 women.  I may be too freaked out by crowds to march, but I still want to show my support and voice my opinion, so I created this gal, … Continue reading Women’s March 2017