Category Archives: Art

Artist Spotlight: Lesley Grainger

Artist Lesley Grainger. Artist Spotlight

  It’s time for this month’s Artist Spotlight and we’re thrilled to be featuring the talented artist Lesley Grainger.   “Work in Progress” Lesley Grainger Lesley’s painting is featured for August on our free printable artist collaboration calendar that we shared back … Continue reading

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Creative Wall Décor Ideas and Unique Items to Frame

Framed Feathers

For many months after we moved into our home, several walls remained unadorned because I just couldn’t figure out what I wanted to hang there. I knew before we moved in what I would place on some walls, but with … Continue reading

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2017 Rifle Paper Framable Wall Calendars are Out!

Framed Gallery Wall from Rifle Paper Company wall calendar.

  It’s like Christmas around here when the Rifle Paper Company yearly calendars come out every August!  For those who have been following along with me over the years, you may have seen one of my (several) projects where I … Continue reading

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Artist Spotlight: Megan Elizabeth

Artist Spotlight Megan Elizabeth. Art by Megan

It’s time for this month’s Artist Spotlight and for June and we’re so excited to be featuring the talented artist Megan Elizabeth, also known as Art by Megan.   “San Sebastian” by Megan Elizabeth   Megan’s s art work is featured on … Continue reading

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Artist Spotlight: Amira Rahim

Abstract Painter Amira Rahim. Artist Spotlight

  “Rebel” Amira Rahim   It’s time for this month’s Artist Spotlight and for May, we’re highlighting the beautiful paintings and work of Amira Rahim.   “Memphis” Amira Rahim   “Pride and Joy” Amira Rahim Amira’s beautiful painting “Dance, Dance, Dance” … Continue reading

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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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