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From December 2008 through December 2011- our group of ladies have sent 6,117 cards to the troops.


Sunday, March 31, 2013

Makin Groceries Painting

The saying in New Orleans is 'makin groceries".  This image was floating around on Facebook. I like it and wanted to paint it.  This is my finished verison of the image.

Saturday, March 30, 2013

Easter for my girls

picked up the hats and paper baskets from Dollar Tree. I decorated them with silk flowers, clipart, and scrapbook paper to make paperpiecings of the duck and rabbit.

Friday, March 15, 2013

Altered Paint brush - Angel

this is something that I freehand painted.  Was not to happy at first, but my little angel is growing on me now.

Thursday, March 14, 2013

Altered Paint brush No 2. -Easter theme

Here is the second altered paint brush.  Again I used arylic paint, clipart colored with copic markers.

Wednesday, March 13, 2013

altered paint brush -Easter Theme

My friend, Charlene is doing a "Altered Paint Brush" swap at her March Crop.  I wanted to see if I could create one and this is one of three that I created.  I used arylic paint, clipart colored with copic markers, and mod podge the whole paint brush and then spray clear as a proective coat.

Come back tomorrow to see paint brush no. 2.

Tuesday, March 12, 2013

fleur de lis painting

Although the painting looks finsihed it is not there  are still a few details that need to be done.

Monday, March 11, 2013

Crab and mosaci border

Finally finished.

Friday, March 8, 2013

Alphabets G, H and P

 This is the 3 letters that I made for my friend, Laura.  Her daughter in law is creating a wall of alphabets, and this is was my gift for baby, Christopher.

Saturday, March 2, 2013

mosaic painting

 This is something I have been wanting to do for a while a mosaic painting.  Well not long ago my sister, Cathy posted a picture with the fleur de lis with the heart and the world NOLA.  Loved it and decided to paint my version of the fleur de lis.

Come back soon to see the finished painting.

Friday, March 1, 2013

pelican painting

This is a picture of a pelican that my sister, Lizzy sent my way (look in the 2nd picture to the left and you will see the pelican I am copying).  Recently I asked everyone on facebook to send pictures of pelicans and this is the one I went with.