Janette Kausen

Creative Bliss

Janette Kausen

Creative Bliss

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D2BA Butterfly Inspiration

D2BA Butterfly Inspiration

Hi there, my friends! Today is Monday and I’m sharing over at the Dare 2B Artzy blog about creating depth and dimension with colored pencils and black. Yep, black. Don’t be afraid to turn to the dark side. Just like white space, black is an important color... Read more
Be Yourself

Be Yourself

Watercolor paper, Brusho, and good ol’ H2O. That’s enough to get almost anyone’s creative juices flowing! For the details on how I’ve created today’s mesmerizer, head on over to Dare 2B Artzy! You can shop for D2BA goodies here! Thank you... Read more
D2BA Love is in the Air

D2BA Love is in the Air

  Anyone else have an Easter candy hangover? Tell me I’m not alone, gah! Today, I am sharing a card created with the D2BA Love is in the Air stamp set and Prismacolor colored pencils. I love the texture that pencils offer on a rough surface, paper with... Read more
Marine Hero

Marine Hero

  Today’s post, again, is in celebration of our armed forces! Sweet Stamp Shop is releasing the individual sets sets today, following up bundled sets yesterday. I had to add those red stripes for the Marine uniform, it just wouldn’t be the same... Read more
The Ton’s Spring 2017 Release – Day 2

The Ton’s Spring 2017 Release – Day 2

Hello to you, Creatives! I am back with Day 2 of 4 of the The Ton’s Daily Release posts for the 2017 Spring Release. The card I am sharing today is from one of my favorite sets! The sentiments designed for the banner are versatile for so many occasions. Love,... Read more
Coffee & Mondays

Coffee & Mondays

Coffee and Mondays go hand in hand, am I right? They do for me, indeed! I’ve been venturing into colored pencils lately and, as if I need another obsession, I think I’m hooked on these too. I mean, look at the glow on that coffee cup, wowzers! You’ll... Read more
Coloring Books to Cards

Coloring Books to Cards

Raise your hand if you color in coloring books, or would like to. Now, how many of you think why – what will I do with that? Just leave it tucked away in the book? I think that way. Please tell me I am not the only one! A while back I participated in the 30 Day... Read more
The Value of a Moment with Peonies

The Value of a Moment with Peonies

Florals, and especially peonies, are particularly on trend right now. This set from Altenew, the Peony Bouquet, is so versatile. Head on over the to the Butterfly Reflections Ink blog to find out the details!   I enjoyed this card so much, I had to make a... Read more
The Daily Marker 30 Day Coloring Challenge

The Daily Marker 30 Day Coloring Challenge

Kathy Racoosin over at The Daily Marker is hosting a daily coloring challenge. It is not about being great or showing off spectacular art, it is simply about giving yourself 5 minutes a day (or more if you choose) to color. Opt for any medium, draw freely, color... Read more
Darling Duo Tulle Shaker Love

Darling Duo Tulle Shaker Love

Who doesn’t adore the Darling Duos by Newton’s Nook!?! I knew as soon as I saw them that the kitties were crying out to be colored just like two of our rescues. Our sweet siamese (Suki) is chasing catnip in the sky, but the black (Luna) is just as fat and... Read more

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