Monday, September 25, 2017

September's Mood Board > Our Mixed Media Moods

Hellloooooooo -- WELCOME to the cooler months of the year :) FINALLY. September is almost over and that means we need to reveal a NEW MOOD BOARD. 

There's a slight delay in this month's reveal >>> Jenn and I will reveal our videos for your shortly! We thought you could spend a day or two mulling over the mood board in your own creative juices before we share our own with you. 



Jenn and I have been loving having fun with you. We adore sharing our experiences & knowledge with the world so when we had this idea it seemed perfect.. and IT IS!
Our Mixed Media Moods is a monthly collaboration between myself & Mixed Media Jenn where we pump up our youtube channels with high quality mixed media videos. Then.. we invite YOU to join us and link up below so we can visit your amazing responses! 


Occasionally we'll have some giveaways, prizes and guest artists joining us.. so please join our facebook group to see all the happenings! AND sign up for our newsletter for emails delivered directly to your inbox!



AHHHH!!! Black, Gray, White, STRIPES, Birds, SCRIBBLES, Rose Gold, Copper, Shimmer, Marble, Flowers, Lights, the Human Form, Hearts, Vintage Baubles, Pinks, Glitter, Peach YUM! JUST YUM!

Can't wait to share my project with you! 

Here is the linkup: 



Sunday, August 20, 2017

Siren --- A Mixed Media Tag {Our Mixed Media Moods}

AAAAAAAAAAUGUST is here for Our Mixed Media Moods witches!




Jenn and I have been loving having fun with you. We adore sharing our experiences & knowledge with the world so when we had this idea it seemed perfect.. and IT IS!

Our Mixed Media Moods is a monthly collaboration between myself & Mixed Media Jenn where we pump up our youtube channels with high quality mixed media videos. Then.. we invite YOU to join us and link up below so we can visit your amazing responses! 


Occasionally we'll have some giveaways, prizes and guest artists joining us.. so please join our facebook group to see all the happenings! AND sign up for our newsletter for emails delivered directly to your inbox!

Whew... man I am so excited you guys! Should we dive into this month's mood board? 




Isn't it WONDERFUL?! 



















Friday, August 11, 2017

Turn & Face the Strange - a Mixed Media Pamphlet for AALL & Create

so.. I am beyond excited to share with you my newest creation.

It's a 3 page pamphlet built from the bottom up.. with uber layers of goodness. It was created for the AALL & Create International Tournament of Art & Craft where we're bringing together the entire Arts & Crafts community - so if you're visiting during that time definitely pop on over and check it out. There are challenges, prizes, and comradery! PLUS you won't believe the inspiration coming from the International Team to inspire you!

Check out ALL THE DETAILS like supplies used, a FULL HOW TO video & what my other teamies are upto by visiting AALL & Create!












--THE OUTSIDE--



--THE INSIDE--

    

Thursday, August 10, 2017

MOODIVERSARY Linkup Week 4

This is it --- the LAST week for our linkup! We have a couple winners to announce and will do that ASAP >>> plus we'll have a winner for week FOUR & then all entries will go into a hat for the GRAND FINALE PRIZE EXTRAVAGANZA SHENANIGANS! 



Our Mixed Media Moods is a monthly collaboration between myself & Mixed Media Jenn where we pump up our youtube channels with high quality mixed media videos. Then.. we invite YOU to join us and link up below so we can visit your amazing responses! 


Here's the low down:
First of all > Jenn & and I are SO honored that you have taken part in the Our Mixed Media Moods journey... we really just started off wanting to provide high quality in depth tutorials that could help other mixed media artists.. never did we really think it could EXPLODE like it has.

Since you've been such a huge part of making OMMM so awesome... we wanted to celebrate with you. All 2000 of you!  ^_^ HELLO! 2k friends... it's so cool to say out loud! haha.

We are starting this MOODIVERSARY with a giant over the top deliciously summer inspired Mood Board. It focuses around 5 colors and tons of summer graphics.


We even have some SPECIFICS for you of supplies (and color names) that we'll be using.

5 colors of paint: Martha Stewart Pollen & Granny Smith, DecoArt Americana Desert Turquoise & Royal Fuchsia, Folk Art Pink Melon
5 colors of DMC: Yellow : 972, Green : 166, Turquoise : 3848, Fuschia : 917, Melon : 3706
5 colors of thread: Coats and Clark Dual Purpose : Yellow : 7360, Green : 6920, Turquoise : 5280, Fuschia : 3040, Melon : 1470

If you can believe it... Jenn & I are aiming to share a new project with you EVERY. SINGLE. DAY of this month's mood board. e.v.e.r.y.s.i.n.g.l.e.d.a.y.! with TONS of videos!
In addition we have some INSANE prizes to offer. And it will work like this:

There are four weeks, each week will have an awesome prize for THAT week's entries. At the end of the month ALL entries from EACH week will go into a giant pot for a chance at an UBER prize. like.. UBER. The more entries, the more likely you are to win! 1 per day please. Linkups close WEEKLY instead of Monthly... so be sure to get your projects linked up ASAP.

Week 1 : July 20th - July 26th.
PRIZE : One of Jenn's BEAUTIFUL handmade art journals!
Link up here : https://deedeecatron.blogspot.com/2017/07/moodaversary-week-1.html

Week 2 : July 27th - August 2nd.
PRIZE : One of DeeDee's BEAUTIFUL handmade art journals!
Link up here : https://deedeecatron.blogspot.com/2017/07/moodaversary-week-2.html

Week 3 : August 3rd - August 9th
PRIZE : A Jenn Engle ORIGINAL.
Link up here : https://deedeecatron.blogspot.com/2017/08/moodiversary-linkup-week-three.html


Week 4 : August 10th - August 16th.
PRIZE : A DeeDee Catron ORIGINAL.
Link up here : https://deedeecatron.blogspot.com/2017/08/moodiversary-linkup-week-4.html


The grand prize... oh.my.gosh! Jenn & I have gathered up a TON of our favorite supplies to share with you!
-The five paints we've used in our month's projects
-The five DMCs we've used in our month's projects
-Stabilo Marks All BLACK
-Sharpie Paint Pen (White water based)
-Big Fat UHU glue stick
-2 Donna Downey Stencils
-5 tubes of Dina Wakley paint
-Dina Wakley Mixed Media JOURNAL
-1 set of Dina Wakley Scribble Sticks
-Dina Wakley Paint Brushes
-1 7 Dots Studio Dreamscapes Collection Pack
-1 7x9" Plate of Art Marks stamps by DeeDee / Viva Las VegaStamps
-A bundle of UmWowStudio Chipboard & Stencils
-Tim Holtz Paper Dolls
-Ranger Texture Paste
-Set of Palette knives
-Set of stencils (Heidi Swapp & Dylusions)
-Pad of Bristol Smooth Cardstock
-Tim Holtz Alpha Parts
-Tim Holtz Journal
-A tub of Blick Art Materials Artist's Gesso


So welcome to week 4! Please link up all projects done in the next week below, if you missed the first two weeks NO WORRIES! we have TONS more coming up :)

GOOD LUCK! 




Thursday, August 3, 2017

MOODIVERSARY Linkup Week THREE

Whoop!! We are HALF WAY through our month of CELEBRATION! Link up for week THREE'S prizes at the bottom of this post!



Our Mixed Media Moods is a monthly collaboration between myself & Mixed Media Jenn where we pump up our youtube channels with high quality mixed media videos. Then.. we invite YOU to join us and link up below so we can visit your amazing responses! 


Here's the low down:
First of all > Jenn & and I are SO honored that you have taken part in the Our Mixed Media Moods journey... we really just started off wanting to provide high quality in depth tutorials that could help other mixed media artists.. never did we really think it could EXPLODE like it has.

Since you've been such a huge part of making OMMM so awesome... we wanted to celebrate with you. All 2000 of you!  ^_^ HELLO! 2k friends... it's so cool to say out loud! haha.

We are starting this MOODIVERSARY with a giant over the top deliciously summer inspired Mood Board. It focuses around 5 colors and tons of summer graphics.


We even have some SPECIFICS for you of supplies (and color names) that we'll be using.

5 colors of paint: Martha Stewart Pollen & Granny Smith, DecoArt Americana Desert Turquoise & Royal Fuchsia, Folk Art Pink Melon
5 colors of DMC: Yellow : 972, Green : 166, Turquoise : 3848, Fuschia : 917, Melon : 3706
5 colors of thread: Coats and Clark Dual Purpose : Yellow : 7360, Green : 6920, Turquoise : 5280, Fuschia : 3040, Melon : 1470

If you can believe it... Jenn & I are aiming to share a new project with you EVERY. SINGLE. DAY of this month's mood board. e.v.e.r.y.s.i.n.g.l.e.d.a.y.! with TONS of videos!
In addition we have some INSANE prizes to offer. And it will work like this:

There are four weeks, each week will have an awesome prize for THAT week's entries. At the end of the month ALL entries from EACH week will go into a giant pot for a chance at an UBER prize. like.. UBER. The more entries, the more likely you are to win! 1 per day please. Linkups close WEEKLY instead of Monthly... so be sure to get your projects linked up ASAP.

Week 1 : July 20th - July 26th.
PRIZE : One of Jenn's BEAUTIFUL handmade art journals!
Link up here : https://deedeecatron.blogspot.com/2017/07/moodaversary-week-1.html

Week 2 : July 27th - August 2nd.
PRIZE : One of DeeDee's BEAUTIFUL handmade art journals!
Link up here : https://deedeecatron.blogspot.com/2017/07/moodaversary-week-2.html

Week 3 : August 3rd - August 9th
PRIZE : A Jenn Engle ORIGINAL.
Link up here : https://deedeecatron.blogspot.com/2017/08/moodiversary-linkup-week-three.html


Week 4 : August 10th - August 16th.
PRIZE : A DeeDee Catron ORIGINAL.
Link up here : TBD

The grand prize... oh.my.gosh! Jenn & I have gathered up a TON of our favorite supplies to share with you!
-The five paints we've used in our month's projects
-The five DMCs we've used in our month's projects
-Stabilo Marks All BLACK
-Sharpie Paint Pen (White water based)
-Big Fat UHU glue stick
-2 Donna Downey Stencils
-5 tubes of Dina Wakley paint
-Dina Wakley Mixed Media JOURNAL
-1 set of Dina Wakley Scribble Sticks
-Dina Wakley Paint Brushes
-1 7 Dots Studio Dreamscapes Collection Pack
-1 7x9" Plate of Art Marks stamps by DeeDee / Viva Las VegaStamps
-A bundle of UmWowStudio Chipboard & Stencils
-Tim Holtz Paper Dolls
-Ranger Texture Paste
-Set of Palette knives
-Set of stencils (Heidi Swapp & Dylusions)
-Pad of Bristol Smooth Cardstock
-Tim Holtz Alpha Parts
-Tim Holtz Journal
-A tub of Blick Art Materials Artist's Gesso


So welcome to week 3! Please link up all projects done in the next week below, if you missed the first two weeks NO WORRIES! we have TONS more coming up :)

GOOD LUCK! 







Wednesday, August 2, 2017

Thursday, July 27, 2017

MOODAVERSARY - Week 2!

WOW! what an incredible turnout we had last week for Our Mixed Media Moods! you guys totally blew us away!

We'll announce the first week's winner super shortly.

This post will have week 2's linkup at the bottom... to refresh your memory here's what we're up to :

Jenn Engle & I have been gearing up for our One Year MOODAVERSARY for MONTHS.



Our Mixed Media Moods is a monthly collaboration between myself & Mixed Media Jenn where we pump up our youtube channels with high quality mixed media videos. Then.. we invite YOU to join us and link up below so we can visit your amazing responses! 


Here's the low down:
First of all > Jenn & and I are SO honored that you have taken part in the Our Mixed Media Moods journey... we really just started off wanting to provide high quality in depth tutorials that could help other mixed media artists.. never did we really think it could EXPLODE like it has.

Since you've been such a huge part of making OMMM so awesome... we wanted to celebrate with you. All 2000 of you!  ^_^ HELLO! 2k friends... it's so cool to say out loud! haha.

We are starting this MOODAVERSARY with a giant over the top deliciously summer inspired Mood Board. It focuses around 5 colors and tons of summer graphics.


We even have some SPECIFICS for you of supplies (and color names) that we'll be using.

5 colors of paint: Martha Stewart Pollen & Granny Smith, DecoArt Americana Desert Turquoise & Royal Fuchsia, Folk Art Pink Melon
5 colors of DMC: Yellow : 972, Green : 166, Turquoise : 3848, Fuschia : 917, Melon : 3706
5 colors of thread: Coats and Clark Dual Purpose : Yellow : 7360, Green : 6920, Turquoise : 5280, Fuschia : 3040, Melon : 1470

If you can believe it... Jenn & I are aiming to share a new project with you EVERY. SINGLE. DAY of this month's mood board. e.v.e.r.y.s.i.n.g.l.e.d.a.y.! with TONS of videos!
In addition we have some INSANE prizes to offer. And it will work like this:

There are four weeks, each week will have an awesome prize for THAT week's entries. At the end of the month ALL entries from EACH week will go into a giant pot for a chance at an UBER prize. like.. UBER. The more entries, the more likely you are to win! 1 per day please. Linkups close WEEKLY instead of Monthly... so be sure to get your projects linked up ASAP.

Week 1 : July 20th - July 26th.
PRIZE : One of Jenn's BEAUTIFUL handmade art journals!
Link up here : https://deedeecatron.blogspot.com/2017/07/moodaversary-week-1.html

Week 2 : July 27th - August 2nd.
PRIZE : One of DeeDee's BEAUTIFUL handmade art journals!
Link up here : https://deedeecatron.blogspot.com/2017/07/moodaversary-week-2.html

Week 3 : August 3rd - August 9th
PRIZE : A Jenn Engle ORIGINAL.
Link up here : TBD

Week 4 : August 10th - August 16th.
PRIZE : A DeeDee Catron ORIGINAL.
Link up here : TBD

The grand prize... oh.my.gosh! Jenn & I have gathered up a TON of our favorite supplies to share with you!
-The five paints we've used in our month's projects
-The five DMCs we've used in our month's projects
-Stabilo Marks All BLACK
-Sharpie Paint Pen (White water based)
-Big Fat UHU glue stick
-2 Donna Downey Stencils
-5 tubes of Dina Wakley paint
-Dina Wakley Mixed Media JOURNAL
-1 set of Dina Wakley Scribble Sticks
-Dina Wakley Paint Brushes
-1 7 Dots Studio Dreamscapes Collection Pack
-1 7x9" Plate of Art Marks stamps by DeeDee / Viva Las VegaStamps
-A bundle of UmWowStudio Chipboard & Stencils
-Tim Holtz Paper Dolls
-Ranger Texture Paste
-Set of Palette knives
-Set of stencils (Heidi Swapp & Dylusions)
-Pad of Bristol Smooth Cardstock
-Tim Holtz Alpha Parts
-Tim Holtz Journal
-A tub of Blick Art Materials Artist's Gesso


So welcome to week 2! Please link up all projects done in the next week below, if you missed the first week NO WORRIES! we have TONS more coming up :)

GOOD LUCK!