Sketch Book......Background Fillers
A few background fills I drew in the sketch book while traveling: These can also be used in skinny sashings and borders These are freeing and FUN to draw out! I was inspired by the circles and lines above on the left page: So I drew them out on a larger scale here. Yellowstone in October... Tetons in October... Inspiration for a Landscape Quilt CLICK HERE: to see My Quilts CLICK HERE to view: ALL Sketch Book posts May Your Bobbin Always Be Full, LuAnn Kessi
Pencil Blending Tutorial
I've been wanting to put together a video on pencil blending methods for a while - I finally finished it up last weekend. These are the met...
Sketch Book......Vine Designs
The 2013 July issue of Machine Quilting Unlimited Magazine includes an article about my Quilting Sketch Book 5 Page article with photos and diagrams to inspire your own sketch book of quilt designs Here are a few designs on a vine: 1.....basic vine shape 2.....Curls added to vine 3.....Leaves added to vine 4.....Plumes, leaves curls added to vine 5....Leaves added to vine 6.....Plumes added....looks like feather now Photos from the Flower Beds: California Poppies growing off the patio out…
How To Start An Art Journal: A Complete Beginner's Guide
Are you wondering how to start an art journal? This is a complete step by step guide for those who want to start art journaling.
Art Journal Page Tutorial
Hi there! It's a long time ago since I've been posting a full tutorial directly on my blog! Today I'd like to share a step by step process for this art journal page: Here is what I've done: Add some old book paper with DecoArt Media Matte Medium and cover it with a thin layer of Gesso. Add DecoArt Media Fluid Acrylics to the page. Use a kitchen cloth to add some texture. Add a little bit more colour. Use a baby wipe to remove it in some areas. Stamp the tree (stamp comes from Visible Image)…