Mermaid Launch TODAY

The Mermaid Type Tarot Kickstarter campaign officially launched today, June 30, 2020. The goal is to raise $2,000 in 20 days. Funds will pay for publishing a first edition of tarot cards and guidebooks.  The Mermaid Type Project is about balance, interconnection, and wholeness. Inspired by relationship and depth psychology, each letter is a complete…

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Making Incense like a Witch, Myrrh

This mortar and pestle incense kit is from the Etsy shop, Enchanted Moon Store. The store came to my attention because it manages the Facebook group, Tarot Study Group, with over 23,000 members. Inspired by others online to attempt something new, I am learning to make incense. My first attempt to make a-little-of-everything incense failed.…

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Unicorn Pegasus Rainbow Pin Project

Rainbow Bright and My Little Pony are inspiration for this pin. The first rainbow horse appeared in my drawings about 2015. Recently, a trip to Scotland and watching the movie, The Last Unicorn sparked an interest in creating this flying unicorn pegasus pin. I’ll have 50 of these little guys soon (see final drawing at…

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Best Magician Costume? 7 Tarot Card Options

I can’t choose one so I will try to use them all. However, I do have a favorite and It’s the big one above. I have a week to complete the video submission for this years virtual summer solstice parade. Our ensemble is going with the theme of tarot cards. In the video is space…

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Magic wands and fairy doors

The shipment of polymer clay arrived and work had begun on wands and doors. The wands are inspired by the costume project that includes tarot wand props. Doors are a theme in my recent work and these designs are inspired by Jake Folger, this guy, and I’m excited to move into dragons and mushrooms next.…

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Female Magician Tarot Costume Design

Tomorrow is the summer solstice parade workshop kick off. This year the parade will be virtual. I joined an ensemble that will be creating costumes inspired by the tarot. In addition to making a female magician costume, I’m also volunteering to help others imagine their costumes. To arrive at a tarot inspired design, the first…

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Bead making, behind the scenes

Learning new techniques for polymer clay beads is so fun with YouTube and social media. Its easy to be inspired by this community of artists. The little charms and jewelry are a delight with colors and shapes. I encourage you to search the hashtag #polymerclay and find some more artists you like. This post is…

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Video Art Tour – A month of #stayhome #springart

I would love to know if anyone else has creative projects all over their living space. This last month, give or a take, presented abundant opportunities to create art. I’ve finished these little paintings and I’m about 1/2 way done with a polymer clay jewelry set. Today I played with an Adobe After Effects template…

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WIP, and an invite to exclusive content

Today I’m announcing some new exclusive content available on Patreon. Special thanks for my first two social butteries, Holly and Chris! The first goal is to reach 10 social butterflies 🦋 and launch a virtual gallery of 30 recent artworks to make the studio visits more accessible. We are all learning how to enjoy this…

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Seeing Rune Symbols, Signs in Dreams

Recently a three-leg scratch mark appeared, in a dream, on the arm of a man. He pointed out the importance of this symbol in an obvious way. Upon waking up, curiosity led to the internet, searching for a hint as to what it might mean. With no word to search, the results were disappointing. Strange…

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