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
I am seriously all about the texture (and color) and I recently learned a new way to create AMAZING texture with Amplify from Imagine! I spread the Amplify through a stencil and heated it to get some really incredible and unique texture. Then I sprayed Fireworks Shimmer Spray by Imagine over the Amplify to achieve … More Amplify your texture!