Thank You Fusion Mineral Paint!

Many thanks to Jennylyn Pringle, the Fusion Mineral Paint family, and many merchants for a fun year in 2015. We accomplished a lot of learning in Orlando and Toronto, at the ArtFusion Event in Santa Fe, and at my studio in North Carolina, and much more! Find lots of project tutorials here on MyPatchOfBlueSky.com (click on the categories on the home page), and on the Fusion blog. Happy New Year, and I'm looking forward to continued painting adventures

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....

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...

New Mexico Bound Next Week – 3 Workshops At ArtFusion And The New Leaf!

You may think I have been pretty quiet lately. But not really. I've been prepping a zillion sample boards, gathering supplies, writing class materials, playing with new possibilities in paint and more! I'm so excited to head off to New Mexico next week, as an instructor at the fabulous ArtFusion event in Santa Fe, and to teach at The New Leaf in Albuquerque, with owner Angie Graham. Three workshops in three days! (And I am going to attend one, too.)