Painting is just another way of keeping a diary. ~Pablo Picasso

Archive for the ‘Mixed Media Collages’ Category

Henrietta Hippo

I made this with watercolor pencils, sharpie, and mixed media collage. I finished it with mod podge. I gave this to my Aunt as a “Get Well” present.

Happy Birthday Mom!

This is the present I gave to my Mom today. I have been working on the project for about a week. First, I glued the photo and buttons and stickers on, then I did  5 coats of Mod Podge, letting it dry between each one. After that, I used 400 Wet Sandpaper and fine grade steel wool to smooth it out. Then I did 3 coats of the Mod Podge acrylic finishing spray.

SPO: Dance

Sunday Postcard Art Challenge: Dance

For the Sunday Postcard Art challenge, with the theme of dance, I used a picture of Mata Hari bellydancing overtop of pages from a German poetry book from the 1890s.

Journal Entries: Enjoy!

I’ve been having a lot of fun with my visual journal, and wanted to share some of the latest entries with you!

Journal Entry: New Vrindaban Temple

I went with my brother on a school trip to New Vrindaban Temple and Palace of Gold in Moundsville, WV on Tuesday. This is the journal entry that came out of it!



Is it Spring, Yet?

In-Progress Journal Pages

I’ve been working a lot on my visual journal….here are some of the works-in-progress. I have inked more on some of these already, but I used my grandfather’s scanner, so I will scan more recent pages when I’m next there.