Category Archives: Art

DIY Abstract Watercolor Art for Framing

Tutorial for making abstract watercolor art to frame.

    I have been wanting to share more art/paint techniques and tutorials with you guys and if you follow along with me on Instagram here, you may have noticed that I do a little bit of everything (acrylic, watercolor, … Continue reading

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Creative Ways to Display Kids’ Art

Creative Ways to Display Kids' Art Work

  You treasure the works of art your children create, but the refrigerator can only hold so many masterpieces and your scrapbook is already too full to close. If you’re looking for other creative ways to display kids’ art, here … Continue reading

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Artist Spotlight: Mari Orr

Mari Orr Artist Spotlight

It’s time for March’s Artist Spotlight.  Today, we’re highlighting the beautiful art and design work of artist Mari Orr. Mari’s art work is featured on our free printable 2016 artist collaboration calendar for March, that we shared back in January here.     … Continue reading

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Artist Spotlight: Kerri Rosenthal Art

Kerri Rosenthal Art. Artist Spotlight on The Creativity Exchange

  Last month, I kicked off a new monthly “Artist Spotlight” series as a fun way to highlighting some amazing artists and share their beautiful work with you.  This month, we’re featuring the colorfully creative painter Kerri Rosenthal. One of my favorite … Continue reading

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DIY Abstract Heart Painting and a Fun Paint Party

DIY Abstract Heart Art Painting. Step by step tutorial.

          Last week, I hosted a paint party for the Museum of East Texas along with my friends- Emily, Anita and Susan.  The “Girls Night Out Paint Party”, was an auction item for 20 ladies that … Continue reading

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Artist Spotlight: Christina Baker

Christina Baker Art: Quietly Awake

Happy 2016 friends!! Well, I can’t think of a better way to kick off the new year by highlighting an amazing artist that is so inspiring and talented. Today’s Artist Spotlight we’re highlighting Christina Baker. Christina’s art is featured on … Continue reading

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2016 Free Printable Calendar: Artist Collaboration Project

2016 Free Printable Calendar Created by 12 Different Artists.

  I am so excited about today’s post because it’s a very special project and collaboration that I have been working on with some seriously amazing artists. Over the last few months, 11 other artists and myself, have teamed up to share … Continue reading

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2016 Rifle Paper Co. Frameable Calendars and Gallery Wall

DIY gallery wall project using Rifle Paper Company calendar.

        Some of you may remember last year when I used the Rifle Paper Company’s 2015 “Travel the World Calendar” to create a gallery wall in my daughter’s bedroom:       A couple days after I shared … Continue reading

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12 Creative Projects and Uses for Hand Dyed and Marbleized Papers

12 Creative Ways to use Hand Dyed and Marble Paper and Where to Order Them.   The Creativity Exchange

    I hope you guys had a fantastic weekend!! So last week, I shared a post about using gorgeous hand dyed and marbleized papers for framable art.  Just to give you a little background, I recently stumbled across these … Continue reading

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Frame-Worthy Hand Dyed and Marbleized Papers and Where to Get Them

Hand dyed and marbleized inexpenisve papers that are perfect for framing.  The Creativity Exchange

    Hi friends! I’m sorry that I have been missing from the blog the last couple of weeks.  Our summer has been so busy with my daughter’s traveling tournament softball team and I haven’t had a chance to stay … Continue reading

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