It’s day 6 of the Crafter’s Companion advent calendar and today the metal die is the word Love! Very universal and in a beautiful font. I decided to make a small card out of it and I used the word as a repeating background as well as the focal point. Have a look at the … More Love is the word
I don’t know about you, but I can always use more masculine cards and such. With Father’s Day coming up, I thought it might be good to share a mixed media card and coordinating gift bag idea I had. You can watch the full video tutorial here. I used a mustache background stamp from Photoplay … More Masculine Card and Gift bag
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!
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
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
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
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’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!
I LOVE the way today’s project turned out! The die of the day was Friend and I ended up using it in the most unexpected way… You will have to watch the video to see the fun unfold! I used all Dylusions products. They are so colorful and full of life. You can’t help … More Crafter’s Companion Advent Calendar – Day 5