Creating is good for the soul

I never claimed to be an artist. I couldn't tell you which colors will play off each other nicely, how to draw a face, the fundamental concepts of composition and design (heck, I don't even know what that means!). What I do know is how to sit and create (play with my stuff). I also …

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It’s creative playtime for adults in these classes!

It's been nearly two years since I've taught classes in our studio/shop. I enjoyed the break but recently felt that urge to jump back in. I'm happy to say a terrific opportunity just opened up and I'm taking it. I've joined the Brighton Art Guild, a group full of so many talented artists, and a …

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Just a note…

Thanks for stopping by on this wonderful Thanksgiving day! This is my last post as guest designer for Dreamweaver Stencils this month. I enjoyed my stint this month and had so much fun playing with Dreamweaver Stencils. The Dream Team challenge you to be especially "Thankful and Thoughtful" during this month. Link your creations with …

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Beginning with a vision

I'm trying to get a jump on the new year with classes and projects that will be happening at Green Door Studio and wanted to share a peek at a new Pinterest-Inspired Tag Art workshop we'll be offering each Thursday.I love Pinterest for all the inspiration, knowledge and beauty that can be found there. It …

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Getting ready for the 1st Snow

Xyron has teamed up with Maya Road (one of my favorite companies) for a wonderful blog hop this week. Maya Road shared so many fantastic products with us for the hop that it was a pleasure to create this project. I live in Michigan and I'm in that crowd of others who rush outdoors to …

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Blocks of Summer fun with Xyron…

I love it when I actually get to dig into my bins of unfinished projects and continue to work on them. This has been one of those days and I'm excited to share it with you! It all started because Xyron announced some new product releases and the Xyron Design Team members were able to …

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Happy birthday, precious

Our baby turned 30 last week. It's been a rough road for her over the past year or two but she's a survivor and I know in my heart she will come out on top and happy. She's been tough and head-strong since day one and always presents an upbeat and positive attitude - if …

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