Playing with UV resin and the Elves Box

In July the Sophie and Toffee subscription box is a kit for making succulents. This is my first experience working with UV resin. The chemical is toxic to work with so I’ve been reluctant to try it. In small amounts, it was ok to work with. I think the small scale art works on polymer…

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The gravity of trauma, images of dissociation

What’s happening in the USA right now is difficult to comprehend. When I tune into the news it’s full of painful realities. In addition to growing physical illness, and violent behavior by governments and criminals, there is also the danger of disassociation. Mental health is important and sometimes we forget what to look for. “You…

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Update: Mermaid Type Tarot Workbook ❤️🧜‍♂️🧜🏽‍♀️🧜🏿

There are 5 days to go on the Mermaid Type Tarot Kickstarter. Recently I added a link to the updates to view the instructions workbook. It’s about 60 pages and includes all the information needed to use the cards. I’m super excited about this project. The Mermaid Type Project feels in alignment on artistic and…

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Rock garden photos

Arranging rocks and objects is a meditation for me. As a bonus it’s interactive art that brings color and texture in the room. I’m considering submitting some to the art competition titled, Tiny but mighty, that features women artists.

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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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How to Make a Golden Dragon Wand

Here is the link to the playlist with the other tutorials I watched before making the dragon wand. https://vimeo.com/422197743

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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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Who else wants to write in Mermaids?

Feels so good to finish a project!! This is one of the crazy ideas you start to invest your free time and actually finish. My desire to type in mermaids lasted 3 years and today I can type in mermaids. And yes, it was totally worth the effort. I made a ton of interesting art…

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Consider making your own Tarot inspired costume in the coming weeks #SummerFun2020

Summer Solstice is doing a virtual edition – Come play with us and be creative. If you are NOT in Santa Barbara, but always wanted to be part of the parade, this is your year!! Feel free to join even if you aren’t planning on making a costume. We will be hosting Tarot Card Creators…

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