Remembering 2015 Projects: Make A Simple Plant Stand Gorgeous

Here's one of my many favorite projects for Fusion Mineral Paint, using their paint, Tinting Kits, Sand Stone Texture, Gilding Paste, and Beeswax Finish. There's nothing like the feeling of taking a piece like this large, boring plant stand and making it a fabulous statement in a room! Get the tutorial on the Fusion Mineral Paint blog....

It’s Not Too Late To Register For ArtFusion in Santa Fe!

I can't tell you how excited I am to be an instructor at the ArtFusion Event this November in Santa Fe! And thanks to all who have completely filled up my two classes! Can't wait to play in all sorts of paints with you. If you have tried to register, and found your preferred classes full, be sure to add your name to the waiting list. We just added all of the folks on the waitlist for my Funky Chunky class. There are still some openings wi...

Artisan Enhancements Products & Script Stencil Create A Beautiful Finish!

What fun this finish was to create! A bit rustic. A bit glamorous. And totally fit for a fancy gold frame. Often I have thought how wonderful, and time-saving, it would be to paint right over an existing finish on walls or furniture, and use it as ghostly pattern within the new technique. Especially when well-stuck wallpaper is involved. How about you? I got the idea while rooting around the studio, seeking an unpainted sample board. This boar...

I’m So Excited To Be An Instructor At ArtFusion In Santa Fe, November 3-6!

I can't tell you how thrilled I am to be included as an instructor at the ArtFusion event, coming to Santa Fe, New Mexico. The list of teachers and workshops is astounding - so many amazing, talented artists sharing their finely honed crafts. I have my eye on classes too! There will also be an ARTFEST, open to the public - perfect to showcase and sell your original artwork. I love that a portion of the instructors' fees go toward several chari...