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Jim Henson Making Puppets

I’ve mentioned before that Jim Henson is one of my favorite artists and creative hero. Here is a video of him making puppets out of various materials that you have around the house that further cements my admiration for him. … Continue reading

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Street Art

A few nights ago we watched Exit Through The Gift Shop. It features Banksy, a widely known street artist. You probably recognize this image: dankell or this one gemmabirbeck or this one! gemmabirbeck That’s him. It also features an interesting … Continue reading

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Dioramas

I’ve always loved the look of dioramas. I love all of the intricate details that go into them and all of the different types of craft you can do within one project. For some reason, I had all but forgotten … Continue reading

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Desk Calendar Round-Up

I can’t believe it’s that time of year to already be thinking about buying a new calendar. But, then again, Y2K seems like it was just a few years ago….I clearly have no concept of time. I’ve been looking around … Continue reading

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Light Bulb Art

I so enjoy finding artists and art using recycled materials. I always feel inspired after viewing some pieces that I would have never thought of, it really gets my noodle working. I hope you feel inspired by these pieces too! … Continue reading

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Trying Something New: Monoprinting

I was inspired by this post from Cathy Cullis to try my hand at monoprinting.  Her approach is simple yet effective and I couldn’t wait to give it a shot.  I did exactly what she did: ink on glass and … Continue reading

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