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
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
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 am hopping with the Designer Crafts Connection team to showcase the Rinea foiled paper! It is soooo fun and easy to work with and I promise it is like NOTHING you have ever used before! You think you have used other “foil cardstock” before, but not like Rinea’s foiled paper. It is truly unique. … More Easel card using Rinea foiled paper
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!
I had the esteemed pleasure of playing with the new alcohol inks by Kristie Taylor Creations! The colors are gorgeous and they were so fun and easy to work with. I featured them in my YouTube live Product Showcase, here. I worked mostly on Yupo paper, but found you can get really fun results on … More Kristie Taylor Creations Alcohol Inks Product Showcase
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
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
I’ve been back from Creativation for a week and it’s taking me a while to get back in the groove. I decided to use some of my new swag to make a card tonight. I got to play with and take home some AMAZING paint from Paper Artsy. I will definitely be ordering more. It’s … More You make me smile!