Upcycling with MODbotanicals

Upcycling with MODbotanicals

I have been antiquing for years … now they call it “repurposing” or “upcycling”. Any way you say it, I am happy to join in and feed my creative spirit. Shopping for that great find has taken on a new purpose for me because now I am looking for things to pair with my MODbotanicals […]

TaDaaaaa…MOD Woodburning Style

TaDaaaaa…MOD Woodburning Style

Finished it! Love it! Plan on doing more of it! Please like & share:

Decorate by Season

Decorate by Season

One of the reasons I created MODbotanicals wall hangings is that I like to decorate my house by season. I am not talking holiday seasons, but rather nature’s seasonal change. My entry hall is the perfect spot for a seasonal update. My house has a LOT of windows, so when the outside begins to change, […]

The Cactii are Growing

The Cactii are Growing

  I have been having fun finding inspiring forms and patterns within the Cactii family of plants. Also playing around with color and texture to add sophistication and depth. I wanted to share a section of the wall hanging. More to come… Please like & share:

New Cactus Wall Hanging (in the works)

New Cactus Wall Hanging (in the works)

For almost a year now, I have been picturing a Cactus MODbotanical in my head. Since this is my “Year of Creating”, I am putting it to paper (and then the computer). I have always been intrigued by the graphic forms of Cactii… they look almost alien! The patterns created by the thorns are just as […]

New MODbotanical Wall Hanging — Aviary

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New MODbotanical Wall Hanging — Aviary

Once again, nature inspired this new MODbotanicals wall hanging which I am calling – Aviary.  With all of this snow lately, my morning ritual has been standing in my kitchen, sipping coffee and watching the birds congregate at the bird feeder which I keep filled with black sunflower seeds. It is such a rich array of various […]

Dandelion Dreams – Making a MODbotanical

Dandelion Dreams – Making a MODbotanical

Being surrounded by cold and snow, I have found myself dreaming of the days when our yard is dotted by the cheery yellow polka dots that everyone else considers the scourge of suburbia…the dreaded DANDELION! Being the weird artist that my family calls me, I have always appreciated the beauty of the dandelion. One person’s […]