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Karen Ellis
Worked at The Art House Studio
Attended York University
Lives in Ontario, Canada
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Magical Calligraphy Tour with the Hamilton Calligraphy Guild
I had the pleasure of teaching two very fun Gelli Printing classes at the Hamilton Calligraphy Guild's
"Magical Calligraphy Tour" mini conference on the weekend.   THANK YOU ladies for making me feel so welcome and taking the class with me! Here's a few sni...
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Tuesday with the Team
Today on the Canadian Scrapbooker blog there is a post I created featuring my favourite Soft Gel, USArtQuest's PPA- Perfect Paper Adhesive and Prills. I love USArtQuest products - if you know my art or watch my videos you'll know their products are some of ...
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Prayer Flag for Nepal
On last night's Ustream broadcast I created this prayer flag for Nepal. I'll be hanging this in a tree at home later this week sending my thoughts to them in the wind (so to speak)  Be good to each other and have a creative day!! Supplies Used 6x9 Canvas sh...
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We had some fun in the studio on Saturday!
Tina came in to sew her rag quilt together.   She printed her fabric last week and Saturday was the big sewing day.   She has a secret -- She hadn't sewn before!!  Didn't she do a fantastic job!!?!! And Gord was in reviving an older class of mine, Plastered...
Tina came in to sew her rag quilt together.   She printed her fabric last week and Saturday was the big sewing day.   She has a secret -- She hadn't sewn before!!  Didn't she do a fantastic job!!?!! And Gord was in reviv...
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Come on Spring.. We're ready!
Literally and figuratively ready for spring...  Am I right? :) Today on the Gelli Arts Printing Page there was a post showing a fun Gelli Printed TShirt using the 3x5 Gelli Plate.   That shirt was created by Beverley Teske -  this is my version.   Today I w...
Literally and figuratively ready for spring...  Am I right? :) Today on the Gelli Arts Printing Page there was a post showing a fun Gelli Printed TShirt using the 3x5 Gelli Plate.   That shirt was created by Beverley Teske - ...
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Come take your Selfie Here and Help Us Celebrate!!
CHA (Craft and Hobby Association) in the States is Celebrating National Craft Month with a Selfie Contest.   As Canadians, we are invited to share our photos on their site but we, unfortunately, will not be eligible to win the $100 prize because of legal re...
CHA (Craft and Hobby Association) in the States is Celebrating National Craft Month with a Selfie Contest.   As Canadians, we are invited to share our photos on their site but we, unfortunately, will not be eligible to win th...
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Clay Bowl workshop with Susan Spencer Gervais
We had a fabulous Saturday afternoon on the long weekend creating unique and ornate clay earthenware bowls. Susan Spencer Gervais educated our group about the clay, showed some tips and tricks for molding and creating true works of art with the clay.  Each ...
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Get Well Soon Card - via ustream
I created a card for someone I was going to go visit in the hospital last night on ustream...  a soup bowl card - complete with gold fish crackers wink This card features hand painted and gelli printed fabrics, papers, tissue and even painted paper towel....
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Well, I've been busy
Yikes, I can't believe I haven't posted on the blog in so long.  My apologies.   I'll get back on that - I promise!!! This is show season.   We were at ScrapFest earlier this month and tonight I am off to the CreativFestival in Toronto for that weekend show...
Yikes, I can't believe I haven't posted on the blog in so long.  My apologies.   I'll get back on that - I promise!!! This is show season.   We were at ScrapFest earlier this month and tonight I am off to the CreativFestival ...
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Opening Doors Canvas - in support of the Cambridge Food Bank
Hello everyone.   Thank you to those who watched me put the finishing touches on my "Opening Doors" Canvas created in support of our local Food Bank on USTREAM last night.   It was a fabulous evening painting and I'm so glad those of you who were able to jo...
Hello everyone.   Thank you to those who watched me put the finishing touches on my "Opening Doors" Canvas created in support of our local Food Bank on USTREAM last night.   It was a fabulous evening painting and I'm so glad ...
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Free Motion Quilting ... and painting on Ustream
I love Free Motion Quilting and we had a fun time practicing on Ustream last Thursday night here at the studio. I enrolled in Alma Stoller's Stitched  online workshop this year -- right up my alley and a fabulous way to explore mixed media with fabric.   I ...
I love Free Motion Quilting and we had a fun time practicing on Ustream last Thursday night here at the studio. I enrolled in Alma Stoller's Stitched online workshop this year -- right up my alley and a fabulous way to explor...
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Hope for Haiti Banners
On Thursday evening, during my ustream broadcast, I created a banner in support of a fundraising initiative speerheaded by Canadian Scrapbooker team member Allison Orthner: Hope for Haiti. She, along with Canadian Scrapbooker Magazine and Live Different, ar...
On Thursday evening, during my ustream broadcast, I created a banner in support of a fundraising initiative speerheaded by Canadian Scrapbooker team member Allison Orthner: Hope for Haiti. She, along with Canadian Scrapbooker...
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