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Falling into Fall with More Studio Time!

Hi all!  I love diving into cozier clothes even though I am crazy in love the with weather here. We still continue to go to ‘a’ beach once a week, spending the day doing nothing but breathing in the salty air and collecting shells.  Last week, we hitched a ferry ride to Shackleford Banks and…… Continue reading Falling into Fall with More Studio Time!

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Vintage Photos, Letters & Miscellany…OH MY!

Hi my friends, hope this August brings you warm, sunny days…with just enough rainy ones to barricade yourself indoors to whip up a creative frenzy. I am always on the lookout for vintage ephemera to use in my artwork and sometimes pay a steep price for just a few of the more ‘interesting’ pieces, but…… Continue reading Vintage Photos, Letters & Miscellany…OH MY!

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The good, the bad and the ugly: Published and humbled x 2

Repurposed Art Journal – “hope” Artist: Carol A. More 2019 Can it possibly be more than a few months since I last put something out there? Yep. No excuses either. You know why? Because I’ve been immersed in a flurry of creativity! And fortifying my home and yard for the upcoming hurricane season. We had…… Continue reading The good, the bad and the ugly: Published and humbled x 2

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Happy Easter & Happy Altered Book Making!

Wishing you peace and creativity, as usual. The newest issue of Somerset Studio magazine https://stampington.com/somerset-studio, now published quarterly and better than ever, with tons of ‘creative’ jump start ideas inside, features artwork from two of my recent altered books. My ‘low tide’ page hit the cover which was quite a surprise! The second altered book…… Continue reading Happy Easter & Happy Altered Book Making!

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What a year! Collage, Printing, Pottery, Drawing, HURRICANE, Car Crash, Published Artwork…..

“Do not judge anything you have made. Your hands have immense power, you just have to train them.  Once you start, you will see progress if you stay with it.  This is not a race….this is your life.”      – Verena Fay Love Letters 3D by Carol A. More, Artist NFS How-to below! But before…… Continue reading What a year! Collage, Printing, Pottery, Drawing, HURRICANE, Car Crash, Published Artwork…..

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Birthday Card Art Journals & Christmas Cards in August

Working on Christmas cards mid-summer is just plain challenging. Check out the recent (November, 2018) issue of Somerset Studio to see what I came up with. <a href=”https://stampington.com/Somerset-Studio-Nov-Dec-2018″><img src=”https://stampington.com/badge/2018/nov/images/SOM1118.jpg&#8221; width=”120″ height=”160″ border=”0″/></a> You can appreciate that my designs were sparingly ‘cool’ during our long, hot summer.  This magazine has been a tremendous source of inspiration to…… Continue reading Birthday Card Art Journals & Christmas Cards in August