Welcome to my Travel Blog

I love to travel, especially where I can be out in nature. My name is Karin and I’m an artist, designer, photographer and storyteller. I’d like to share some of the wonder and beauty of the natural world with you through my photography and stories — Enjoy the journey!

Introducing Photos for Artists!

These unique high-quality outdoor images are especially for artists and crafters to use
in your art projects —
collage, SoulCollage®, journaling, decoupage, book arts,
paper craft, and scrapbooking.

Gifts for Travelers

I’ve put some of my favorite images on mugs, note cards, journals and more for you to enjoy! The selection is always growing so check back to see what is new!

Recent Stories

Under the heading Footprints and Stories is where you can find more adventures and photo tips to keep you busy until the next post comes out.

Photo Packs of 5″ x 8″ Unique Travel and Nature Photography for Paper Arts and Crafts Now Available!

Showcase contents of Collection 1 - Photos for Artists for paper arts and crafts

Collection 1 thumbnails

Giraffe mascot for Photos for Artists Etsy store. world traveler and photographer meets arts and crafts.

Get Photos for Artists at my Etsy store

These unique high-quality original outdoor images are especially for artists and crafters to use in your arts and crafts projects.  Each pack includes a mix of full-bleed 5″ x 8″ backgrounds, and smaller foreground images to cut out. Details for each pack is available on my Etsy store (count of each varies per collection, but all collections have 99 images). Each photo sheet features a unique look at nature from around the word through the photographer’s eye.

Showcase contents of Collection 2 - Photos for Artists for paper arts and crafts

Collection 2 thumbnails

Travel and Nature Photography is perfect for Paper Arts and Crafts

Each pack of 50 sheets includes 99 original nature photography images for crafters to use in  paper arts and crafts projects. Includes a combination of full-bleed 5″ x 8″ backgrounds, and smaller foreground images to cut out. Each photo sheet features a unique look at nature from around the word through the photographer’s eye.

Showcase contents of Collection 1 - Photos for Artists for paper arts and crafts

Collection 3 thumbnails

The Paper

These are original high-quality photographic images, each printed full bleed on quality dull-coated (Matte) 80# text paper on one side.

Using Photography for Paper Arts and Crafts

Nature Photography is great for Paper Arts and Crafts projects including: collage (5″ x 8″ backgrounds are the perfect size for SoulCollage®), journaling, decoupage, book arts, paper craft, and scrapbooking. There are a variety of subjects including flowers, landscapes, objects, birds, animals seen on safari, animals found at home, and more. As well as images in both vertical and horizontal orientations.

PERMISSIONS

  • You can post your finished projects, that incorporate these images, to the web and social media.
  • You can advertise your workshops or classes (online or in print) featuring your projects that include my images.
  • You may not resell or reproduce the images in whole or in part.

 

Watch video to see what’s in Photos for Artist Collection 1. At the end I show a couple of my own projects made with Collection 1.

You can find my photography on Zazzle products!

I like Zazzle because it is a fun online marketplace where I can share my photography on a wide selection of great products. Additionally, it allows you to personalize those items to make the perfect gift (for yourself or others)!

Once you are in my Zazzle store click on Personalize this template and you will see various options to quickly make a unique personalized gift. Mix and match items to create a themed gift — try a pair of flip flops, headphones and luggage tag for a travel package!

I’ve put some of my favorite travel and adventure photos on posters, postcards, notecards, journals, mugs, tote bags and more, so you can keep the outdoors close while you plan the next adventure! These products are all available on Zazzle and feature my photography.

If you find an image that you like and you want it on a different product Zazzle offers you the ability to do that as well. Just scroll down till you see a headline that says “Transfer this design onto another product”. Below that will be a box that says “View all products”. From there you can design and customize to your heart’s content. So enjoy and have fun!

Make Your Own Footprints!

Be inspired and get ideas for your own travel and adventures. The email newsletter features blog articles that focus on travel and nature photography. I will include some travel and photography tips as well.

Enjoy the journey!
Karin