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
I’ve been back from Creativation for a week and it’s taking me a while to get back in the groove. I decided to use some of my new swag to make a card tonight. I got to play with and take home some AMAZING paint from Paper Artsy. I will definitely be ordering more. It’s … More You make me smile!
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!!
Day 20! I can’t believe it. What a fun journey this has been and we still have 4 days to go. The die of the day was an evergreen tree. Of course, I immediately thought of a Christmas tree. It’s really the first Christmas die that has been in the set. In the end, I … More Crafter’s Companion Advent Calendar – Day 20!
The die for the day was ‘Welcome Little One’. It is so cute and I just couldn’t resist making a card with the cutest bunny stamp I have. He is holding a bunch of flowers and wearing a jacket! The stamp set is from Unity Stamp Co.. Go check them out…. …Right after you check … More Crafter’s Companion Advent Calendar – Day 18
Today was another word die, ‘Congratulations’! I am happy to have all of these words. They will be very useful in the year to come. I also love the fonts they have chosen for each word. They are very well done. Before I started the live video, I decided tonight was going to be a … More Crafter’s Companion Advent Calendar – Day 13
Here we are on day 11 of the awesome Advent calendar! Today was another word, ‘Mother’! I wanted to make a card using mostly background patterned paper and coordinating ephemera to try to keep things a little more simple. I DID use patterned paper and ephemera, but not sure how simple it is. Actually, THEY … More Crafter’s Companion Advent Calendar – Day 11
DOUBLE DIGITS!!! Yay! It just keeps getting more exciting. Today’s die was a baby carriage. It is so cute and has a lot of beautiful details. I must admit today’s project is my favorite, I think. It has all of the elements that I love. It is a mixed media card on 5 1/2 inch … More Crafter’s Companion Advent Calendar – Day 10!
Today’s die was ‘Happy Birthday’! This is a must have for all crafter’s. I always need birthday cards. There are soooo many different styles of birthday card you can make….literally. Watch my video to see how I made today’s card. Today I used Distress Oxide blues and citron ink on kraft cardstock for the background … More Crafter’s Companion Advent Calendar – Day 9!
Today’s die was ‘I love you’! What a wonderful way to start the weekend. I decided before I knew what the die was that I would make a card and use the Imagine Radiant Amplify and Fireworks spray to make an awesome textured background! Watch my video to see how I made that textured background. … More Crafter’s Companion Advent Calendar – Day 8