This is Nancy Wethington's Typepad Profile.
Join Typepad and start following Nancy Wethington's activity
Join Now!
Already a member? Sign In
Nancy Wethington
St. Louis MO
I am a paper crafter at heART.
Interests: paper crafts; mini-albums; altered arts; scrapbooking; stamping; painting; cooking
Recent Activity
Image
Not sure about you but I rarely have cards ready. So that's my new goal. I'm leaving areas clear so I can add a message later. See the sheen on the birds in a cup? I wanted to pop them... Continue reading
Posted May 17, 2015 at Art From The Heart
Image
Do you know Linda? She's one of the talented creators behind the samples at Checkered Cottage. Linda's samples are crisp, clean and detailed without being overly done. I love them. She inspired me with her samples so I dug in... Continue reading
Posted May 16, 2015 at Art From The Heart
For Keeps Sake Events is looking for local artists in the St. Louis, MO and Newburgh, Indiana region for two events taking place in August and November. Do you specialize in unique jewelry? one-of-a-kind items? ephemera collected from far away... Continue reading
Posted May 15, 2015 at Art From The Heart
Image
Saturday, June 6: 12:30 - 5 pm: Mini-Book Workshop Oh how I love this mini-book portfolio! We'll be using the newest collection from 7 Gypsies American Vintage. You'll have your choice of various locations in the U.S. for your cover including: Washington DC Sandy Places The Mountains East Coast West Coast The Desert It's captured in a portfolio loaded with a sewn in signature, a map of the U.S., American Vintage ephemera, pockets & more. And it's just in time for Father's Day or your summer vacation. Friday, June 19: 10:30 - 12:30 Graphic 45 July Tags Join me in... Continue reading
Posted May 14, 2015 at Art From The Heart - Class Schedule
Image
It's Graphic 45 tag day at Checkered Cottage, Kirkwood MO Please bring to class: Basics to include craft mat, detail scissors, paper trimmer, stamp edge scissors if you have them, crafty foam tape, edge distresser, light brown ink for edges... Continue reading
Posted May 14, 2015 at Art From The Heart
A treat for the eyes this Tuesday morning: Abby's Garden Continue reading
Posted May 12, 2015 at Art From The Heart
Image
I am totally in love with 7 Gypsies American Vintage Collection. Getting everything priced, ordered, etc for a mini-book workshop in July at Checkered Cottage, Kirkwood MO Not in the St. Louis area? Contact For Keeps Sake Events or e-mail... Continue reading
Posted May 6, 2015 at Art From The Heart
Image
This was just a couple of days ago: and now today: Their eyes aren't even open yet. Their nest is in a basket on our front door. I love Spring! Continue reading
Posted May 4, 2015 at Art From The Heart
Image
This may be one of my favorite patterns yet. Laura Denison's Twisted Pockets Laura shared this pattern on one of her What's Up Wednesday Video Tutorials As you can see, I turned mine into a mini-book with accordion fold pockets... Continue reading
Posted May 4, 2015 at Art From The Heart
Image
Ken Oliver asked his Style Contributors to alter something with blue. I found this frame at Tuesday Morning in the clearance section. I think it was about $6 (yippee). The wood was chipped up but I was going to alter... Continue reading
Posted May 3, 2015 at Art From The Heart
Image
I'll be at Checkered Cottage, Kirkwood MO Saturday, May 2 for National Scrapbook Day with a make-and-take featuring Graphic 45. Hope to see you there! Continue reading
Posted Apr 29, 2015 at Art From The Heart
Image
Saturday, May 9 10:30 - 4:30 Travel Mini-Book For more photos and a list of what to bring, please visit http://art-from-the-heart.typepad.com/art_from_the_heart/2015/04/may-9-at-checkered-cottage-.html Friday, May 15: Graphic 45 June Tags 10:30 - 12:30 Continue reading
Posted Apr 29, 2015 at Art From The Heart - Class Schedule
Image
Hi Everyone! A slight alteration from the list of *to bring*. You will not need to bring your WeR Memory Keepers Envelope Punch Board. I have those pre-done for you. The rest of the list can be found below. Thank... Continue reading
Posted Apr 29, 2015 at Art From The Heart
Image
one globe at a time and Ken Oliver's Color Burst. This is step one for this globe that will be on the cover of my May 9 bookbinding workshop @ Checkered Cottage - Kirkwood MO Continue reading
Posted Apr 29, 2015 at Art From The Heart
Image
And I'm using that term loosely. I understand color, highlighting, shading, combining colors, color wheel but I can't draw worth a darn. My perspective is all off - always. That's why I stamp. If you want your stamping to look... Continue reading
Posted Apr 23, 2015 at Art From The Heart
Image
UPDATE: Only 2 spots left and it's not even designed yet. You gals are awesome. Thank you so much. I'm late. I'm late. For a very important date. It's been a crazy travel month and it's still not over. So... Continue reading
Posted Apr 17, 2015 at Art From The Heart
Image
Checkered Cottage ~ Kirkwood MO Friday, May 15 Dimension, windows, trellis and flowers, of course. Continue reading
Posted Apr 16, 2015 at Art From The Heart
Image
Friday, April 17 10:30 am @ Checkered Cottage - Kirkwood MO Please bring to class: Basics to include paper trimmer and scissors Fussy Cut Scissors Adhesive Crafty Foam Tape Glossy Accents Stamp Edge Scissors Light colored ink for edges such... Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2015 at Art From The Heart
Image
Because I have been out of town almost all month, I am not doing a bookbinding class this month. But . . . here's the Graphic 45 tag class on Friday, April 17 @ 10:30 am Bring to class: Basics including paper trimmer and scissors Fussy Cut Scissors Adhesive Crafty Foam Tape Glossy Accents Stamp Edge Scissors Light colored ink for edges such as Antique Linen or similar Continue reading
Posted Apr 15, 2015 at Art From The Heart - Class Schedule
Image
This month at Ken Oliver Crafts, we are focusing on page layouts. Ken's products are so versatile. The Style Contributors have been lucky to work with Hometown, Studio & Watercolor mixed with Ken's stamps, Color Burst & Click-It Inks. This... Continue reading
Posted Apr 13, 2015 at Art From The Heart
Image
It's a mini-book pattern from Catherine (Cathy) Chapdelaine's Etsy shop SoMuchScrap. I've had a collection of black, white and yellow papers (mostly from Authentique) that I've been wanting to use and this seemed the perfect fit. Layer, layer and then... Continue reading
Posted Apr 2, 2015 at Art From The Heart
Image
We have 6 winners just on my blog alone! Thank you to everyone who joined us for the Ken Oliver Crafts - StencilGirl blog hop. The winners from my blog were randomly chosen by a computer and are Maggie M... Continue reading
Posted Mar 30, 2015 at Art From The Heart
Image
If you've been following along this week, you know it's Day 5 of the Ken Oliver Crafts - StencilGirl blog hop. Today, it's my turn to show you how I've combined elements from both teams. Here's my project: I started... Continue reading
Posted Mar 26, 2015 at Art From The Heart
43
Image
Stop by the following blogs today for some delicious inspiration. Don't forget to leave a comment for a chance to win prizes. StencilGirl Stephanie Hamen Kirsten Reed Maria McGuire Continue reading
Posted Mar 26, 2015 at Art From The Heart