RUSTIC WOOD EASTER EGGS

These eggs started out as unfinished wood.  I bought them at a creative recycle center nearby.  After painting with acrylics, some sanding and two coats of paste wax I got the finish I wanted...rustic wood Easter eggs.

WYCINANKI PAPER CUT WOOD BLOCKS

Wycinanki (Polish paper cut design) is my "go to" for creating lately.  I love the simple geometric designs I get when I cut my own artist paper. I decided I would use reclaimed scrap carpenter's wood as my canvas.  I have a woodworker and carpenter in the family that give…

“IT’S ALL GOOD” WOOD SLICE WALL HANGING

Here's my latest "works on wood" where I use wood as a canvas for drawing. This is an extra thick wood slice that stands out from the wall giving it dimension.  I like that it shows so much bark for added texture.  I get my wood slices at UrbanWood, a…

PSYCHEDELIC HAND CARVED WOOD DUCK COLLABORATION

My husband, Mike, is a woodworker and wood carver.  He enjoys carving ducks in particular.  However, as much as he enjoys carving, he just can't seem to finish them with color and sealer.  He has two large containers in the garage with unfinished ducks in them. So I decided to…

DOODLING FRAMES ON KRAFT PAPER CARDSTOCK

I'm not quite sure why I have a fondness for kraft paper but I do...maybe it's because it reminds me of wood (which I like to doodle on as well). Here, I'm experimenting with doodling of frames on kraft card stock.  I'm pretty happy with how the white stands out…