Printmaking and Cloud Dough

We kicked off the beginning of our sunny summer session with printmaking. Martha Stuart’s, Living inspired me to add potato mashers (found at the flea market for a $1 a piece) to the table along side other fun stamping shapes and relief textures such as foam...

Spots and Dots

This week’s class started with sitting in a circle and reading the book Put Me In the Zoo by Robert Lopshire. The project for the day was centered around printing spots and dots in an array of colors. I played off the book’s main character who can change...

Bookmaking, Birdseed Play and Chicks (4 weeks old)

I love bookmaking. I love the process and I love the finished piece. I love that it creates a keepsake of sorts, that a collection can be honored and saved. Books make me smile, laugh, cry and I love them for that. Books are made for storing, but also handling and I...