Happy Belated Halloween! We had a disjointed Halloween, so it’s only fitting that I post about it disjointedly as well. Here’s the story: No one was going to trick or treat this year. But after carving pumpkins, and eating pizza, and watching The Great Pumpkin, and seeing all the gore and cuteness upon our doorstep, […]
Our canines needed some new collars and since I’m on this leather working kick, I thought this was the perfect project for my punks to tackle. I bought dog collar kits at Tandy Leather. First, we measured their necks and cut the collars to size. Then we found the middle of the collar and hammered […]
and a keychain. May be time to get an Etsy shop up and running!
This weekend I finished my “Go big or go home” canvas and it is bright and happy and very me. There is no way you can see all the texture, so here are a few close ups.
Adding color makes me so happy and makes it all come alive!
This is my “go big or go home” canvas I’m working on. It’s going to go in my breakfast area. It will contain a whole bouquet of various flowers, and be so happy! This was a doodled canvas that I wasn’t really happy with, so I just gessoed over it and here I go again, […]
My oldest punk had some friends over Friday night and one of them brought pizza. I saw 4 canvases in 2 pizza boxes. I roughed up the surface of one and then gave them a coat of gesso. I cut up the granola box for smaller canvases too. Apparently everything is fair game when my […]
Trying to get back into the habit again…
How could I blog about San Diego and NOT include Balboa Park? It’s impossible! So here I am, fallen in love with Balboa Park and so far away from it. I miss it already. I could walk around this place at least once a week for the rest of my life and most likely see […]