Let Love Bloom by Zinia

Hi Friends,

We have another AWESOME art journal project from one of our favorite bloggers, Zinia Amoiridou of Abstract Inspiration. The spread is bursting with distress oxide color, cheery flowers, and an uplifting quote – blooming love really is unstoppable!

Watch the video and see how she creates this beauty.

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Last Minute Valentine Cards

Happy Valentine’s Day!

Every year I make Valentine’s for my kids. But I never seem to start them ahead of time. It is always the mad scramble to get all my Valentines done and out the door on Valentine’s Day. This year is no exception!

So, if you find yourself in the same boat, here are 4 different quick and easy Valentines to whip up.

4 handmade Valentine cards
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All About Love Card by Heather Telford

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We are so lucky!  We have the awesome privilege of having Heather Telford of Bits & Pieces blog with us once again. She is an artist extraordinaire!  If you haven’t ever seen her work, you really need to check out her blog.  But before you do, feast your eyes on this gorgeous card.  Heather has such command over watercolors, especially the dry watercolor granules like Ken Oliver’s Color Bursts used in this card. Her results are stunning.

All About Love Card by Heather Telford


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Pearled Sweet Perfume Love

Hello Everyone!

Boy, are you in for a real treat today!  We are so excited to have Heather Telford of Bits & Pieces as our guest. If you haven’t seen Heather’s watercolor work, well, it is simply awesome!  She makes flowers and nature scenes come to life, as well as push the envelope on creativity, style and techniques.  The Finetec Pearl Watercolors make this design have a shimmery, glorious look!


Pearled Sweet Perfume
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