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
Mixed media techniques can be used on any surface or project. You are only limited by your imagination! Why not bring it to home decor and customize pieces you display? It’s fun to display your style and art while sharing a wonderful memory, like I have done with this frame. You can watch the full … More Mixed Media Frame
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’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!
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!
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
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
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
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
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