3 Fusion Mineral Paint Tile Stencil Canvases – Tutorial

Do you love the look of old ceiling tins that are all the rage on social media just now? I do. There are so many options, including using paint and stencils for artful, gorgeous designs that range from aged and rustic, to elegant, to modern industrial. At Fusion Mineral Paint, they have designed 4 lovely 12" by 12" tile stencils that vary from quite simple to very ornate.   And, by sheer magic, Fusion has also recently joined with sup...

Announcing One-To-One Creative Skills Workshops For Retailers And Individuals!

Are you dying to learn new skills? Is it difficult to find workshops that fit into your crazy schedule and budget? Would you love to have personal training, tailored to exactly what YOU need? Perfect! My One-To-One Workshops may be the solution for you. We can create your  personalized learning experience in my own quiet home studio and office. Check out the topics below. Choose all business, specific furniture finishes, or a mix! Sele...

Use Wood Icing® Plus Rust, Patina, And A Stencil On Art Canvases

{This post is sponsored by my wonderful client, Wood Icing®. They allow me to experiment with their cool products, and the ideas and comments are my own.} If you know me by now, you are aware that I adore anything crusty, rusty, and covered in patina. Furniture, accessories, mailboxes, old doors. Anything! I have a blast combining products from my amazing clients to create what I call magic. Rose Wilde, owner of Wood Icing®, is wonderfully encour

How To Paint A Beginner Kitty Portrait With Fusion Mineral Paint

My Pinterest "likes" include dozens of painted animal portraits. How about you? I have been dying to try my hand too, and starting a new business last year kept me from feeling like I had time to make it happen. You see, I graduated many decades years ago with a degree in painting, believe it or not. Five long years of painting, drawing, sculpting on top of everything else like English and history. My first job after graduation was illustrator fo...