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donna downey
huntersville, NC
mixed-media artist
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wanna be a part of each weeks Inspiration wednesday lesson? become a member for only $35 for the enire year member registration is still open! inspiration wednesday 2015 membership inspiration wednesday will be every 2 weeks for 25 weeks, filling... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at simply me
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watch as Andrea creates this beautiful 12 x 12 canvas featuring the following donna downey Signature Series stencils Alphabet Rerun 8" x 8" stencil Art Is 8" x 8" stencil Crescent Moon 2 - 8" x 8" stencil and stamps... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at simply me
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The layers! An easy trick to add in that extra layer that makes everybody look twice. using donna downey Signature Series stencil Deer in headlights + book text stencil Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at simply me
Posted 6 days ago at simply me
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softball season that is! (well technically we play year round so we are ALWAYS in season) McKenna is now on Softball hyperdrive! She has just begun her first season as a Freshman playing Varsity High School ball, that means on... Continue reading
Posted Mar 25, 2015 at simply me
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watch as Stephanie creates this beautiful 12 x 12 canvas featuring the Marigold stencil and donna downey stamp sets supplies list 12 x 12 canvas 8x8 donna downey signature stencil Marigold Stencil donna downey Adore Word Stamp Set Donna Downey... Continue reading
Posted Mar 24, 2015 at simply me
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Creating a Permanent Mosaic Background with Gelatos using deer in headlights donna downey signature stencil & Book text stencil Continue reading
Posted Mar 23, 2015 at simply me
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Posted Mar 20, 2015 at simply me
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wanna be a part of each weeks Inspiration wednesday lesson? become a member for only $35 for the enire year member registration is still open! inspiration wednesday 2015 membership inspiration wednesday will be every 2 weeks for 25 weeks, filling... Continue reading
Posted Mar 18, 2015 at simply me
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Join Brian as he shows you how to build a mini accordion-folded journal out of playing cards. When the deck seems stacked against you, you might be glad to have these “marked cards” handy for a little pick-me-up! supplies used:... Continue reading
Posted Mar 17, 2015 at simply me
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Mixed Media Techniques What makes mixed media special? The layers! sketched portrait stencil Continue reading
Posted Mar 16, 2015 at simply me
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Artist Gang Member Denise Alloca shares another short video from this weeks Artist Gang Tuesday Supplies: Golden Matte Medium Golden Titan Buff Acrylics: Red, Lime, Magenta Book Pages stabillo pencil charcoal pencil Uniball pen Black Gelato Chicken Coop Stencil Colliope... Continue reading
Posted Mar 14, 2015 at simply me
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i taught 4 workshops over the course of 3 days at Joybells some new faces, some 48 weeks students, and several familiar faces from my last trip out. HI ROSEMARY! these ladies were absolutely delightful...fun and so free-spirited in their... Continue reading
Posted Mar 13, 2015 at simply me
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between gigs we had some time to relax...go to the beach, shop, eat...AWESOME we spent the second half of our trip on the Sunshine Coast at Mooloolaba and before we starting back up teaching Joy, our beautiful new host would... Continue reading
Posted Mar 12, 2015 at simply me
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after 24 hours (start to finish) we made it! 1st up, hiring a car bill did awesome driving on the opposite side of the road and car. but he was a bit intense at first, lol! it was about an... Continue reading
Posted Mar 11, 2015 at simply me
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create and bind a Mini-Journal with Denise using donna downey scribble script & this is love signature stencils and colliope stamps Supply List Donna Downey Stencils: This is love & Scribble Script Donna Downey Stamps: Colliope & She 11x14 Canson... Continue reading
Posted Mar 10, 2015 at simply me
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Posted Mar 9, 2015 at simply me
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after internet stalking her for a bit more than a year, the day finally arrived that i would be able to sit one-on-one with Jo Barby and learn how to "see". captivated by how Jo's artwork reaches right through the... Continue reading
Posted Mar 6, 2015 at simply me
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Pythagoras believed numbers had souls, as well as magical powers. me too!! i love the shapes, the symbolism and the fact that they are universal. it is super common to find numbers scattered throughout my art, often time the same... Continue reading
Posted Mar 5, 2015 at simply me
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wanna be a part of each weeks Inspiration wednesday lesson? become a member for only $35 for the enire year member registration is still open! inspiration wednesday 2015 membership inspiration wednesday will be every 2 weeks for 25 weeks, filling... Continue reading
Posted Mar 4, 2015 at simply me
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Watch as Shawn creates this beautiful piece using 3 signature items from Donna Downey. Supply List Donna Downey Signature Stamps, She is fearless She (quotes) Signature Stencil block font set Substrate, wood panel, canvas, art journal Gesso Matte medium Acrylic... Continue reading
Posted Mar 3, 2015 at simply me
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painting with gelatos Gelatos are a versatile medium that can be used with water to create beautiful ‘paintings’. featuring donna downey signature stencils - sketched portrait & gelatos Continue reading
Posted Mar 2, 2015 at simply me
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i have spent a good part of the past few weeks really coming to know and understand encaustic as a new media. i have experimented with products, immersed myself in books and video and tried some really flammable awesome techniques.... Continue reading
Posted Feb 27, 2015 at simply me
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Posted Feb 26, 2015 at simply me
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{ 3 Poppies - oil on cradle board } one of my newest oil paintings i cannot say enough about the sheer joy that oil paint gives me! the texture, oh man the TEXTURE! love all the colors...smushed and blended!!!!... Continue reading
Posted Feb 25, 2015 at simply me
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