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!
Day 20! I can’t believe it. What a fun journey this has been and we still have 4 days to go. The die of the day was an evergreen tree. Of course, I immediately thought of a Christmas tree. It’s really the first Christmas die that has been in the set. In the end, I … More Crafter’s Companion Advent Calendar – Day 20!
Today’s die was very surprising. It was a mug of beer! So fun and unexpected. There have been a few dies in this Advent calendar so far that have really surprised me. This was definitely one of them. I love this die! It was really fun to think of a project on the fly for … More Crafter’s Companion Advent Calendar – Day 19
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
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!
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
Here we are on day 11 of the awesome Advent calendar! Today was another word, ‘Mother’! I wanted to make a card using mostly background patterned paper and coordinating ephemera to try to keep things a little more simple. I DID use patterned paper and ephemera, but not sure how simple it is. Actually, THEY … More Crafter’s Companion Advent Calendar – Day 11