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
Tonight in my Product Showcase I talk all about different color gessoes and texture mediums! I started with white and black gessoed tags and added light molding paste and super heavy gloss gel. I also used the texture pastes on a non-gessoed tag to show the difference gesso makes on a project. After they were … More Gessoes, Gels, and Pastes…oh my!
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
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
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!
Hello Hello!! We are on day 14. I hope you are having fun! Today’s die was double hearts. Really simple and pretty. My extra challenge for the day was to use the free goody bag I got with my most recent Unity Stamp Co. order. It had 2 small tags and a stamp that says, … More Crafter’s Companion Advent Calendar – Day 14
We’re half way there! What an exciting journey this is turning out to be. Tonight’s video and blog post are later than usual but I had a very wonderful and busy day. The die of the day was a bunch of tulips! They are so gorgeous!! I made a tag using printed tissue and napkin. … More Crafter’s Companion Advent Calendar Day 12
I made it a full week!! That alone is impressing me. And to make things even better, I revealed high heeled shoes! This was very unexpected and lots of fun to work with. I ended up with a tag that could be used as a gift topper or made into a card. I used the … More Crafter’s Companion Advent Calendar – Day 7!
Today’s die is Father! It is a very small die and I decided to cut several of them and use them as a background for a masculine tag. Please watch my YouTube live video to see how I made the tag. If you like what you see, please leave me a thumbs up and consider … More Crafter’s Companion Advent Calendar – Day 3