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Glendale, AZ
I am an art journaler, mixed-media artist, artsy-scrapper, teacher.
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Are you ready to go on a personal art journey with me? I started keeping a journal in 1979. My first entry was the day of my grandmother’s funeral. I wrote it in pencil, and later my dad told me... Continue reading
Posted Jun 15, 2017 at ponderings
I am super excited to announce that am teaching on a CRUISE in August, 2018! We're going to Belize, Honduras, and Cozumel! We will have three days at sea where we will make ART and even a big painting. Woo... Continue reading
Posted May 30, 2017 at ponderings
Hiya, friends! Here's a video I did with some Scribble Sticks tips and tricks. Hope it gives you some ideas for how to use my new favorite art supply. Scribble Sticks Tips and Tricks from Dina Wakley on Vimeo. Continue reading
Posted Apr 26, 2017 at ponderings
Teaching together at the Back 2 Back Retreat, hosted by the wonderful Michelle McCosh and Everything Scrapbook and Stamps! It's in March April, 2018.... You know you wanna art with us! :) Click here for all the details. Continue reading
Posted Apr 17, 2017 at ponderings
This week I'm finishing up the 4+ hours of content for my class, Ordered Chaos, on Jeanne Oliver's network. Will you be getting painty with me? Here's more info about Ordered Chaos. Ordered Chaos Promo from Revilo Designs on Vimeo. Continue reading
Posted Apr 10, 2017 at ponderings
You know, it depends on how much pigment you lay down and what your substrate is. I would say they are semi permanent.
Toggle Commented Mar 16, 2017 on Spotlight on Scribble Sticks at ponderings
They are similar but not as soft
Toggle Commented Mar 16, 2017 on Spotlight on Scribble Sticks at ponderings
Well, Scribble Sticks are finalllllly shipping out from the Ranger Warehouse and will be at your fave store SOON, if they're not there already. I just love them. I really do. What they look like: a crayon. What they are... Continue reading
Posted Mar 15, 2017 at ponderings
I have several on, but theyre all older.
It has been a LONG TIME since I did new online course. Recently, the amazing Jeanne Oliver contacted me and asked if I was interested in doing a course for her wonderful network, the Jeanne Oliver Creative Network. I adore... Continue reading
Posted Mar 7, 2017 at ponderings
The canvas will be off white and it will be fabric. Like muslin but thicker.
I love the new Media Tools in my line. They are silicone-tipped brushes and they're great for all kinds of mark-making! Think of them like a paintbrush. If you can do it with a paintbrush, you can do it with... Continue reading
Posted Feb 28, 2017 at ponderings
Last up in our spotlight on the surfaces in the Dina Wakley Media Journal is burlap. Don't let the burlap intimidate or confuse you. Use your creativity! Or, just think if it like bumpy paper and do what you'd normally... Continue reading
Posted Feb 27, 2017 at ponderings
Time to shine a spotlight on the watercolor paper in the Media Journal. This is not an ordinary watercolor paper. It is a handmade, textured paper that has some cotton in it. It is very absorbent and reacts to wet... Continue reading
Posted Feb 23, 2017 at ponderings
Hope you enjoyed the spotlight I posted before on the kraft pages in the Media Journal. Next, let's highlight the canvas pages. The canvas is a lightweight, textured surface. Here are some of the ways I've used it: Below I've... Continue reading
Posted Feb 20, 2017 at ponderings
I'm shining a spotlight on the amazing Dina Wakley Media Journal over the next week. The journal has, bound right into the signatures, four surfaces to work on: kraft, handmade paper, thin canvas, and burlap. It should be shipping from... Continue reading
Posted Feb 8, 2017 at ponderings
No, it wont. It will be at stores end feb but not at Michaels.
Toggle Commented Jan 18, 2017 on January 2017 Dina Wakley Media Release at ponderings
8x10 ish
Toggle Commented Jan 17, 2017 on January 2017 Dina Wakley Media Release at ponderings
Hooray, the day has come to share with you the new Dina Wakley Media releases for 2017! If you've been paying attention on Instagram and SnapChat, I have been peeking of these for the past week. Have you noticed anything... Continue reading
Posted Jan 17, 2017 at ponderings
I am neck-deep (well, let's be honest...I'm kinda drowning here) in CHA prep. I can't wait to show off the new products that are coming in just a couple of weeks! I did this little 12x12 abstract painting yesterday as... Continue reading
Posted Jan 6, 2017 at ponderings
You have until tomorrow at midnight EST to get the early-bird price for Creative Jump Start! Join us! Click Here to Learn More about CJS! Throughout January, you get access to 27 downloadable videos from 27 featured artists. I'm proud... Continue reading
Posted Dec 30, 2016 at ponderings
I am excited to participate in The Crafty Scrapper's 12 Tags of Christmas. Are you in a festive mood? Supplies: Dina Wakley Media stamp and stencil set Scribbly Vintage Holiday Dina Wakley Media Acrylic Paint Colors Evergreen, Ruby, Gilt, Night,... Continue reading
Posted Dec 20, 2016 at ponderings
I think Mica Spray is one of the most underrated products out there. It's one of my most faves, though! It adds a bit of shine and iridescence to just about anything. Unfortunately, I find it really hard to photograph... Continue reading
Posted Dec 12, 2016 at ponderings
Check out Stampington's blog for a little tutorial on how I made this: Continue reading
Posted Dec 10, 2016 at ponderings
Woooo hooooo! I'm excited to announce that I'll am an artist in Creative JumpStart (CJS) 2017, run for the 6th time by the sweet and talented Nathalie Kalbach. If you're not familiar with CJS, it's a one-of-a-kind online event that... Continue reading
Posted Nov 28, 2016 at ponderings