Embrace what you Love…Let it be Enough!

How did I get a whole week behind posing from our Monday LIVE last week?  Boy, the summer days are just melting together!  Here is the 9 X 12 canvas panel we created LIVE: MATERIALS LIST: Paints, Gesso & Decoupage (DecoArt), Template (The Crafter's Workshop), Ink […]

Artist Feature – In the Art Studio With Tracy Weinzapfel

Friday afternoon I had the great pleasure of seeing this feature on Sandra McCall's website:  In the Art Studio with Tracy Weinzafel Thank you so much Sandra!  It was a pleasure and way fun to share my studio with you! Just the start of an amazing weekend […]

Handmade Canvas Journals

Last Monday we have a conversation in my LIVE show about the handmade canvas journal kits and projects I have been making.  I know what I LOVE to do and that is to create things.  I also know what I do not like to do…count […]


Thursday I registered my son for his sophomore year.  For those raising teens and those who have raised them…..as parents you just want the absolute best for them.  They face so much.  There are days you want to see them fly free from the nest.  […]

Show me the Bird!

Just a little play on words this morning!  Two Mondays we played with birds…check out this POST: and you guys played along with me……    Kim Hutchinson: Jean Marmo: Sandee Setliff Beverly Mefford: Angie Reece:   Tanya Stillwell:   Cindi Hooks:  and Rodaina Tarek: This […]

Canvas Art Journal Class

Last week was my class at Artist Tree Studio and I had a lot of fun!  As usual I have the same anxiety going in and wanting to make sure that I leave people with ideas and they have fun! I love those ah-ha moments […]

An Art Inspired Weekend!

I took a little time off for this weekend for some "me" time in between work and stuff around the house and it was nice.  I filled it with some things that I find relaxing.  One thing I love to do when I am kiddo-free is […]

Bird Fun From Monday Night

I look forward to every Monday night LIVE…this is the time I carve out every week to create with my friends online!  I so value this time.  My cousin asked if I ever painted things with birds on it and I never have so I […]