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Birthstone Digi kit, Collage Fodder Video and Freebie!

This week on Mushroom moon designs I released a new video in which you can watch me create Collage Fodder which I then turn into tags and Thank you cards! https://youtu.be/iMRj93c7mJ0 Over on Etsy this week I released a new digital paper pack! You can now purchase my Birthstones digital paper kit! Featuring 13 High… Continue reading Birthstone Digi kit, Collage Fodder Video and Freebie!

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Spot On Lancashire, journaling cards video and a Freebie!

I'm very excited to say that I am featured in the latest issue of the Spot on At Home newspaper! The physical copies of the newspaper can be found in select libraries, rural arts centres, galleries and community centres around Lancashire and Cheshire! Check out The Spot on website for more information! But for those… Continue reading Spot On Lancashire, journaling cards video and a Freebie!

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Print at home art work, Sunbathing painting and Freebie!

This week on Mushroom moon designs I released a new video in which you can watch me create an at work based on one of the sleeping sunbathers photographed by artist Tadao Cern! You can find out more about his art work at his website HERE. https://youtu.be/Fo-KYkwLah4 Over on Etsy this week I released a… Continue reading Print at home art work, Sunbathing painting and Freebie!

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What I’ve been up to PART 2: Blackburn Artists society

Over the past few months I have been attending the Blackburn Artists society on Thursday Evenings. Each week we are given a "theme" to work with from chickens to sky scrapers and we've recently been out on location drawing the amateur dramatics society during a live dress rehearsal! I've really loved attending Blackburn artists society… Continue reading What I’ve been up to PART 2: Blackburn Artists society

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Christmas collage tags

If you saw my last post you will have seen how I used up the scraps from my last project to create a collage. I have now made my collage into a selection of 10 Christmas gift tags, some of which are folded card tags others are flat parcel tags. Each one has either a… Continue reading Christmas collage tags

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Margaret Brice Designs

Paper crafting, card making, painting, knitting and all things creative run in our family. I've been very lucky to receive crafty genes from my Mum, who also received crafty genes from her mother, my Nan, Margaret Brice. Unfortunately Margaret passed away at Christmas last year. But her Crafting and creativity lives on in her children… Continue reading Margaret Brice Designs

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Tulips abstract mixed media canvas

This is my abstract, mixed media tulips canvas. The canvas measures 16 x 20 inches. This original painting is made using acrylic paints applied thickly using a palette knife, over a layered and textured mixed media back ground. The painting depicts a bunch of pink tulips on a lilac background, with thick textured petals and… Continue reading Tulips abstract mixed media canvas

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Pocket sized Christmas Journal

This is the most recent journal I have made. It is a pocket sized, Christmas themed, junk journal crammed full with embellished pockets to store all your ephemera, memories or Christmas lists and receipts, and jam packed with hand made Christmas tags that you can use to journal on or use to decorate and tag… Continue reading Pocket sized Christmas Journal

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Abstract Bumble bee paintings

I'd like to share with you these abstract, Mixed Media canvases I have painted! Both paintings are made using collage, acrylic paint, glitter and Heavy structure gel pastes to give a highly textural feel and lots of depth. The paint is applied thickly to the canvas but the collage background still shows through making the… Continue reading Abstract Bumble bee paintings

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Cereal Bar box transformation!

Hi everyone! Today I wanted to share with you all a challenge I set myself to use as much of a piece of recycling as possible to make some journal ephemera. This was a really fun challenge and I succeeded in turning this..... into this! To do this I cut up the box into segments… Continue reading Cereal Bar box transformation!