Tagged with Painting

Encaustic Paintings

Encaustic Paintings

I have really wanted to branch out with my art lately I have always wanted to try Encaustic Painting (hot wax painting).   A couple weeks ago I came across a tip on my Facebook Newsfeed put crayons in a hot glue gun to melt colored wax.  This week I finally decided to try the … Continue reading

I finished two (yes 2) Paintings

I finished two (yes 2) Paintings

I admit I have been on quite a dry spell recently between doggies, Girl Scouts, Booga (and Booga has been AWFUL recently) I finally managed to finish two paintings. Neither of these paintings are for sale they are for an auction.  I am so happy with how they turned out and even sketched out more … Continue reading

Painting Pumpkins 2012

This is the first year both kids wanted to paint pumpkins (which me very happy.)  Last year only Booga painted a pumpkin and the princess’s pumpkin died on our kitchen table.  The princess really wants to enter her pumpkin into a contest at school, she decided to paint the Lorax on her pumpkin.  Booga decided … Continue reading

How to Paint Faux Jade on a Wooden Box

How to Paint Faux Jade on a Wooden Box

Monday’s post was how to make resin embellishments that looked like faux Jade.  This is how I painted the wooden box.  Painting faux stone is a speciality of mine, I love the fact you can create the illusion of stone with paint. If you want to see how I made the Resin Heads check out … Continue reading