BTS: How Rubber Stamps are Made

Today I am delighted to present this video that I took of Pat Huntoon, at Technique Junkies, showing how she makes the rubber stamps we know and love (including Palettini of course!). It is such an interesting and labor-intensive process. I'm very proud to know that my Palettini line of stamps are made by Technique Junkies, and made in the USA! Stam(p)ford, Connecticut, to be exact. Be sure … [Read more...]

enQoRe™ Watercolor Mixology I : online workshop!

Introducing my enQoRe™ Watercolor Mixology I : online workshop! Workshop Description Starting in January 2015, I'm launching a brand new website for my Palettini™ brand with an online program that includes LIVE and self-paced workshops to inspire you to PLAY with and explore mixed media. The intent is to keep workshops as inexpensive as possible; allowing you to use your … [Read more...]

Tattered TV Webshow Project Details

Tonight's *LIVE* webshow was recorded if you would like to follow along to make the featured project(s).    Here is a picture of each of the two project ideas that I displayed: This project uses the Walnut Hollow Bass Wood Canvas, flipped to the backside to make a frame. and this one uses the Wood Frame from Pink Paislee: The supplies used … [Read more...]

Supply List for Tattered TV Webisode is now online

Thanks to everybody who tuned in last night to for my first-ever webisode.  Technology was pretty kind to me and we had only a minor post-production glitch on the recording.  That was fun!  I'm sure I will do it again.  Here is an embedded link to the webisode if you would like to watch the recorded version.  If you skip past the first 45 … [Read more...]

Did Somebody Say Beach?

Just got back from Texas where they do EVERYTHING big, including big temperatures.  As I told Cat Beaty, of Cat's Creations; I can still see an impression of the zipper from my luggage on one finger, where I was unfortunate to try and open it while it had been sitting in the car all morning.  Morning, people!!!  It was HAWT!  My clothing proved that it wouldn't … [Read more...]