Hand Made Gift Ideas

Hand Made Gift Ideas, Painting

Miniature Monet Paintings

These tiny 2 inch square canvases are perfect for painting miniature Monet waterlilies. First, I painted them with clear gesso and pulled out some Monet books for inspiration… My technique was simple: 1. Stipple background in soft colors with a stencil brush.  (made transparent by mixing acrylic with gel medium) […]

For Valentine's Day

Lunchbox Love Notes

Did you know that Valentine’s Day falls on a Friday this year? I used these handy little lined index cards and made some special love notes to send along in my Valentine’s lunchbox.  Each day of the week she will find a special handwritten note in her lunch, with Friday’s […]