Join Me At ArtFusion, Black Mountain, North Carolina!

Craving a jump-start to get your creative juices flowing? Want to meet dozens of super-talented artists and instructors? Check out the ArtFusionEvent, in Black Mountain, North Carolina (my home state)! Several classes are sold out, but there are still some spots left. Check it all out, and register today! Register for my last available spot. ...

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...

Wood Icing® Products Pair Perfectly With Chalk Paint®, Artisan Enhancements & Artsy Stencils

One of my absolute favorite pastimes is to get together with artist friends and shop owners who sell DIY products to play with exciting new paint and products. Lots of laughs, learning and good memories. And maybe a glass of wine... A couple of months ago, a small, energetic group of friends gathered for a fun day and a half of sharing and hands-on experimentation. I brought Wood Icing® Textura Paste and Fissure Size, used to crackle the paste, a...

Check Out This Glass Art Sample For My ArtFusion Class in November

I am in the process of having a blast creating all new finishes for my ArtFusion class in Santa Fe, on November 6. For the most part we will be painting finishes for cabinets and furniture. And we will create one piece of glass art intended as an insert for cabinet doors. The idea is to capture family memories using a handwritten letter or note. This class sample holds many memories for me... ...years ago after my Dad passed away I discovered ...