DIY – what are you creating today?

  New DIY Kits and Vintage Ephemera in the store today. The “Vintage Book Craft Pages” and “DIY Kits” come with “19 Great Projects to Upcycle Old Book Pages.” Here are a few of those ideas for you to get started on if you want to get your creative juices flowing for decoupage, collage, card-making, art … Read more DIY – what are you creating today?

art ala cARTe – daily art – “Cool Comfort”

“Cool Comfort” is an original handcut paper and mixed media collage on 5×7 matboard. I love these underwear ads from my 1930s catalog. These two guys are just so comfortable sitting side by side posing for the photo! We also learn how to measure for men’s underwear, which is very important. The background for these … Read more art ala cARTe – daily art – “Cool Comfort”

art ala cARTe – daily art – “Instagram”

“Instagram” is an original handcut paper and mixed media collage on 5×7 matboard. We were sharing photos long before social media. In today’s collage, we are encouraged to “Send a snapshot with every letter.” From an old photo envelope, to some school portraits, I love that we continue to share photographs with our friends and … Read more art ala cARTe – daily art – “Instagram”