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The Uncommon Artist · 1Y ago

New Beginnings and Directions in my Art

 Have you ever stopped and looked really closely at your art and realized with a sick feeling that the styles and colors you were using were basically identical to everything else that you s...
The Uncommon Artist · 1Y ago

Mystery box of goodness - LG ($75 value)

Mystery box of goodness - LG ($75 value)Laura Thykeson thealteredbooknook.com
The Uncommon Artist · 1Y ago

New Workshop Coming in May! Plus new products!

I wanted to start by letting you know there is a new workshop starting at "Art From Your H...
The Uncommon Artist · 1Y ago

LeissnerArt: Waking Up the Blog and a BEtter KIND of Monday

LeissnerArt: Waking Up the Blog and a BEtter KIND of Monday: It's been a while since I've been here.  I don't know whether to apologize or say "You're welcome." :D  Life just sometimes reall...
The Uncommon Artist · 1Y ago

Art Journals, Collage and Spring

 Two new workshops over on "Art From Your Heart"! A free one that will go through and cover the book "True Vision"-Authentic Art Journaling" by L.K. Ludwig, plus another Paid workshop ($20.00), "Letting Your Heart Sing" hosted by me! Learn to add you...
The Uncommon Artist · 1Y ago

New NING Art Group - Come join Us!

Art From Your Heart: Is a new group on NING that I have just started building. I have a few members already, but would love to have many more! I want the site to be a collaborative work between myself and other artists/creatives. I am envisioning...
The Uncommon Artist · 1Y ago

Altered Books and Traveling Art Bags

I have been away from this blog for too long! I had to have a couple of heart surgeries, a...
The Uncommon Artist · 1Y ago

Golden Absorbent Ground, JoSonya's Acrylic Sealer: Watercolors and Altered Books

I have been experimenting again...! I recently ordered and recieved some Golden Absorbent Ground and wanted to play with it to see how it worked in my altered books. I had a book that had de...
The Uncommon Artist · 1Y ago

Found Poetry, Altered Text and Altered Books: Laura Thykeson, The Uncommon Artist

Hello everyone! Have you been working on your altered books, or doing some sort of creative outlet? I sure hope so....although with the weather finally warming up a bit, it is getting harder to stay still and work on your art and creations, isn't it?...
The Uncommon Artist · 1Y ago

Long time no Art!!

If you have given me a thought lately, and wondered where I have been, I have been helping my sister who had to have surgery...she is going to be "down " for about 8 weeks, then a brief respite for a couple of weeks, then another surgery followed by ...