Acrylic Puddle Pour

I’m excited to announce that we accepted an offer on our house this week, and assuming all goes well with inspections and what not, we’ll be closing on March 30th!  Hopefully, that means we’ll be getting settled in to a new home in Colorado the first week of April, and …

My First Dot Mandala

Last year, I stumbled upon several YouTube videos of dot mandala painting.  Let’s just say I was mesmerized!  The process was incredibly relaxing to watch, and I knew it would be just as relaxing to create.  I had recently started working with poured acrylic paintings, so I already had a …

Dirty Cup Acrylic Pour

In my last video, I showed you my very first attempt at an acrylic pour painting.  I was so excited with how that painting turned out, mess ups and all, that I made another one that very same night using the dirty cup method.  I learned SO much just from …

Acrylic Pouring First Attempt

A couple months back, an artist in one of the many Facebook groups I’m in posted some samples of her work, and I was immediately entranced.  I’d never seen anything quite like it.  You can see and purchase her works on her website April Makes Art.  I wanted to attempt …

Making Bergamot Shampoo Bars

So, you’ve made the switch to homemade, artisan soaps, and you’re happy with the results. But have you ever thought about what you’re putting into your hair? As I’ve researched what goes into commercial soap products, that eventually led me to investigate ingredients in commercial hair care products. Is it …