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Sepia Colored Flowers

Hi! Today I have a vintage inspired way of coloring flowers for you using sepia colors. Old photographs use to be tinted in sepia and it’s a fun way to color images to give them a vintage feel. My supplies for my sepia colored flowers: Penny Black Centerpiece Gansai Tambi…

Spotlight Sponging

Hello! Today’s technique is a fun and super easy one called spotlight sponging. Here’s my list of supplies: Penny Black Sprigs Distress ink in Picked Raspberry and Peacock Feathers¬† Versafine Onyx Black ink Poptone cardstock in Sweet Tooth Ranger ink mini blending foam tool handle First I die cut a…

Gelatos on Dark Cardstock

Hi there! Today I have a new way to use Gelatos that I had never tried before. Using Gelatos on dark colored cardstock. Here are my supplies: Metallic Gelatos Penny Black Divine Penny Black Sprigs Sequins in Neutrals American Crafts Charcoal cardstock Pop Tone Sweet Tooth American Crafts Zing! white…

Watercolor Pencil Techniques

Good day crafty friends! I love trying new mediums and today I have a tutorial for you on some watercolor pencil techniques. These are a very fun medium and may suit you more if you feel intimidated or uncomfortable using watercolor in paint form. These give you quite a bit…

Photo Inspiration for Creating a Scene

Hi there crafty friends! Today I have a fun project for you that will help stretch your creative muscles. I love finding new ways to use my stamps and other basic supplies and today want to show you how you can use a beautiful landscape photo inspiration for creating a…

Penny Black and colouring with re-inkers

Hello there! It’s Kristie Larsen here again. I am new to Penny Black stamps and wanted to play with them today and thought I would try my had at watercoloring with re-inkers. Which is something that is easy and fun to do! Let’s get started. Products used in this project:…

Wet in Wet Watercolors

Hi fellow crafty friends! Today I have a technique to share with you which is one of my favorites called wet in wet watercolors. I’ll be showing you how you can use this technique for a background. Here are my supplies: Penny Black Sprigs stamp set American Crafts Zing! Embossing…

Inspiration From Product Packaging

Hello! Today I have a card to share with you that I made from inspiration from product packaging of the stamp that I used. As I was sitting at my craft desk ready to start coloring this pretty image I realized that I really liked the way they showed it…

Emboss Resist With Water Color Background

One of my favorite techniques is emboss resist. Today I am sharing a card with you that uses emboss resist with water color background. My supplies are: Penny Black Sprigs stamp set My Favorite Things Pretty Poppies Reeves Watercolors Versamark Ink American Crafts Zing! White embossing powder Memento Luxe Ink…

Create a Scene With Stamps

Today I have a fun technique to show you how to create a scene with stamps, Distress Inks and a bit of masking. The supplies I used are: Poptone Cardstock in Sweet Tooth Penny Black Stamps Sprigs Distress Inks in: Chipped Sapphire Peacock Feathers Spiced Marmalade Ranger Ink Mini Blending…