Category Archives: repurposing

INTRODUCING: Cathe Holden’s Inspired Barn Stencils!

For years I’ve been creating my own typographic stencils inspired by early advertising flea market finds and different from anything I could find on the market. I cut my designs out with an electronic cutting machine to make stencils for … Read more

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Assemblage Art Process: The Pencil Box Conservatory

The other day, while sharing photos of some of my art with another artist, I was asked how long an assemblage takes me to make. I get asked that a lot. My answer is typically, “It just depends”. In the … Read more

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A Gilded Cage is Still a Cage: Mixed Media Assemblage Art

Though I’ve shared updates on my social networks, I’ve yet to follow up on my kidney donation! Everything went just as hoped, the surgery, the recipient’s transplant, and my recovery. I don’t have any information on the recipient at this … Read more

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