Happy summer to everyone! It’s warm, the sun is shining, kids are on summer break, and it’s time for getting outdoors. I really love this time of year and today I decided to capture it in this fun summer scene. I created this piece using almost all Rinea foiled paper! Please check out the video … More Summer Scene
I used the Marigold Rinea foiled paper with an embossing folder to create this fun mixed media canvas! I will show you how to use an embossing folder and Ghost Ink through a stencil to make a cool wild flower mixed media canvas. I really love how the Ghost Ink distresses the flower. You can … More Wild Flower Canvas
I love using old, found objects and giving them new life! I also love tea. This project combines the two for a unique gift idea. You can watch the video tutorial here. It seems there is always a place and use for my coveted VersaFine Clair ink. I have used Fallen Leaves for this project … More Upcycled Tea Tin
I got a new tag die and I knew the first thing I had to do was get out some of my awesome Silver Rinea foiled paper and some mixed media pigment spray to create this fun tag! You can watch the full tutorial video here. The silver really allows the punches of color to … More Mixed Media Rinea tag
Hi crafty people! I am so excited to be here with you today! I am honored and thrilled to participate in this important Video hop. I really appreciate that we can come together as a crafty community and support each other. You are all amazing! Ok, onto the project… I wanted to make a spring/summer … More Mixed Media layout and Save the Crafty YouTuber video hop!
I am hopping with the Designer Crafts Connection team to showcase the Rinea foiled paper! It is soooo fun and easy to work with and I promise it is like NOTHING you have ever used before! You think you have used other “foil cardstock” before, but not like Rinea’s foiled paper. It is truly unique. … More Easel card using Rinea foiled paper
I’m so excited to share with you today on this awesome blog hop hosted by Designer Crafts Connection! Plaid has released a new version of Mod Podge…in a SPRAY! It is very easy to use and works great on many different surfaces. I collect paper napkins with interesting print on them to use in my … More New Mod Podge Ultra Spray!
This week I’m sharing different 3-D embossing folders! They have sooo much texture and dimension. You can quickly make a gorgeous card that looks like it took a long time to make. One thing I learned when working with different brands of 3-D embossing folders is that they can have a different thickness so the … More 3-D Embossing Folder Product Showcase
Tonight I started my first Product Showcase! I featured Color Bursts by Ken Oliver and showed many different ways to use them. I loved this process and hope you will love it too! I talked about using it on watercolor paper and plain paper, with and without gesso. We learned together what can happen when … More Color Burst Product Showcase
We made it to the finish line!! Yay! Which also means Merry Christmas Eve! The final die in this set is soooooo GORGEOUS!! It is very lacy and elegant. I really am in love with it and how great it looks with the shiny, metallic red paper from Crafter’s Companion. Check out my video to … More Crafter’s Companion Advent Calendar – Day 24!!