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Yupo Alcohol Ink Paper

Today I have a really stunning card by Lisa to share with you. It uses Yupo Alcohol Ink Paper and alcohol ink. For her card she used: Ranger Tim Holtz Yupo Alcohol Ink Translucent Paper Ranger Alcohol Ink Stream Ranger Alcohol Ink Cranberry Ranger Alcohol Ink Lemon My Favorite Things…

Using Perfect Pearls with Texture Paste

Hello! Last week I shared my first exploration with Perfect Pearls and today I have another way you can use. There are lots of fun ways to use this versatile product. Today I’m exploring using Perfect Pearls with Texture Paste Ranger Perfect Pearls in Perfect Pearl and Turquoise Ranger Texture…

Paper Piecing

Hello and Happy New Year! Today I have a fun, cozy card to share with you that can help use up those pretty Christmas paper scraps. Paper piecing! Here are the goodies I used for this project. My Favorite Things Merry Christmoose Versafine Onyx Black Ink Sequins in Pastels Bo…

Christmas Art Journal Page

Merry almost Christmas!! Today I have a Christmas art journal page to share with you. Here are my supplies: Ranger Dylusions Creative Journal Prismacolor Pencils American Crafts Kraft Cardstock BoBunny Candy Cane Lane patterned paper Zig Millennium pens Memory Box Texture Tessatina Stencil Distress ink in Chipped Sapphire Ranger Mini…

Heat Embossing on Patterned Paper

Hello! Today I have a quick and pretty card to share with you using some heat embossing on patterned paper. I love patterned paper but don’t always reach for it so here’s a good way to use it more! My supplies for this project were: Tim Holtz Mini Weathered Winter…

Edgy Embossing

Hi fellow crafters! Heat embossing is one of my favorite techniques to use and today I’ll be showing you how you can do some edgy embossing! First, my supply list for you: Avery Elle Laurels stamp set Avery Elle Laurels die set Versamark ink Ranger Heat It Tool American Crafts…

October Card Sketch

Hi fellow crafters! I hope you had a great creative weekend 🙂 Today I have the October card sketch to share with you! But first my supply list: My Favorite Things Fall Foliage Altenew Vintage Flowers Memento Luxe Ink in: Espresso Truffle and Toffee Crunch (dye ink would work just as…

Color Burst Mixing

Hello! Have you heard about or tried the new Color Burst concentrated watercolor powder from Ken Oliver Crafts? I got to give them a try and wanted to share my thoughts on them and some tips I discovered along the way.  Today I’ll be doing some Color Burst mixing. First…

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…