Shop For Jewelry Treasures, Link To DIY Painting Tutorials!

Sometimes a girl's just gotta have fun! Or even a girl's guy. Click on the image above to see new items in the FINISHING TOUCHES SHOP at My Patch Of Blue Sky. Discover weekly jewelry treasures from my world travel collections, in all budget ranges. AND, while shopping, click on the images to link to my DIY tutorials and learn how to create the project or finish featured in the background photo!...

So Excited To Be Teaching Again At ArtFusion In Colorado This Fall!

Do you attend the ArtFusion Event in Santa Fe last November? If you did, I can bet you are so ready to do it again, in an all-new event in Colorado this year. October 26 thru 29 will be magical days of creating, painting, learning, laughter, and spending quality time with folks like you. If you wanted to attend, but could not, here is your chance, not to be missed! I will be teaching 2 workshops again this year: Passionate Pattern & Patina...

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....