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!!
We are so close! Tomorrow is Christmas Eve! I love today’s die. It is ‘Merry Christmas’. I decided to do something a little different this time. I had a plastic ornament that had hair elastics in it. I kept it because I thought I could upcycle it and decorate it as an ornament for the … More Crafter’s Companion Advent Calendar Day 23
Yay! Today I got a dragonfly! I really love it. I decided to make a small tag with this awesome die. The wings are very detailed and intricate like many of the other dies in this set. I am very pleased with the results and I can’t wait to make more projects with this dragonfly. … More Crafter’s Companion Advent Calendar – Day 22
Today’s die was a purse. A very pretty, detailed purse! A very fun and unexpected die. I chose to make a doll cut out from 2 different stamps with a pink, distressed background. Have a look at the video to see the whole process. The stamp I used for the body is from a Catherine … More Crafter’s Companion Advent Calendar – Day 21
Today’s die was very surprising. It was a mug of beer! So fun and unexpected. There have been a few dies in this Advent calendar so far that have really surprised me. This was definitely one of them. I love this die! It was really fun to think of a project on the fly for … More Crafter’s Companion Advent Calendar – Day 19
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
Well today’s die was interesting and up for interpretation! I think it is a set of wedding rings. That makes the most sense…but I saw something else, so I went with it. Watch the video to see how I came to this idea. Please give me a thumbs up if you like it and consider … More Crafter’s Companion Advent Calendar – Day 17
Day 16 has brought us the word ‘Celebrate’! This die can be used is soooo many ways. It’s a great size to be able to use it on many different projects and I love the font, as usual. I chose to use this die in a slightly less conventional way. Watch the process in my … More Crafter’s Companion Advent Calendar – Day 16
I LOVE the die today. It is a butterfly!! I love butterflies and this one is just the right size. I like to put opposites together, like grunge and lace or sweet and sassy. So when I opened the butterfly die, I decided right away that I needed a grungy background for her to emerge … More Crafter’s Companion Advent Calendar – Day 15!