2018 February - Archive

Hello!  It’s Marilyn here with you today to share a mixed media canvas. I started giving a coat of gesso to all the canvas, then I added textures with the Crackled Brick Stencil and modeling paste. I also gave a coat of gesso to all the chipboards, like the Doily Frame and the Layered Wings. Read more ..

  • February 27, 2018

Good morning! I love looking at photos of the kids when they were little!  Ty was so adorable…. I started by layering some of the beautiful Kaisercraft papers that match his shirt wonderfully!      Then I altered the wonderful Creative Embellishments chipboard I chose the Vintage Flourish Set 1, the Infinite Circle Frame  and Read more ..

  • February 26, 2018

Hi! February is the month of birthdays for me and my family. Both my grandfather and my father are celebrating their birthdays this week, so I decided to make them both a masculine card. Of course I couldn’t resist using several beautiful cogs and clocks from Creative Embellishments on my cards. Let’s have a look Read more ..

Jennifer Snyder here with you today.   Winter can be harsh for so many folks with the cold and dull gray skies.  In the dead of winter, I like to set my sights on Spring.  Spring for me is hope, warmth, a fresh start. I am setting my sights on Spring by bringing a touch of  Read more ..

  • February 24, 2018

Hello!  This is Marci here today with  some “Gammy” pride! My grandson Brian was excited to attend the little school ceremony to receive his certificate for being on the 3rd grade Honor Roll.  Well, of course, it HAD to be scrapped!    Check out the monthly challenge for a chance to win $50 in those products.  I hope you Read more ..

Hello everyone! It’s marilyn here and I  have two Shabby Chic Cards to share with you today. I put together two pieces of patter paper by Studio 75 that I distressed the borders with the scissor and I adhered them to a white rectangular card base.  I gave textures to each card with modeling paste Read more ..

  • February 23, 2018

Sarah here today to share a mini (4×4) Mixed Media Canvas with you! I started out with a 4×4 canvas from Canvas Corp and layered Lace, Chipboard Elements from Creative Embellishments and a Resin Face Piece from Relics & Artifacts on the canvas. The Chipboard Pieces I used included: a Grunge Circle Frame, and two Read more ..

Hi fellow crafters.. I’m here to share a 12×12 canvas I created. My hubby and our two boys are all mechanics by trade and the boys work for their dad.. So I love going in and snapping some photos now and then.. I decided to create a fun masculine canvas using some of the amazing Read more ..

With these winter months where the days are so short and the nights so long, the creative inspiration is sometimes very far and in between. Sometimes a gal just needs to create with out purpose, with out a plan, and just get your hands dirty and just get something out on paper. I created a Read more ..

  • February 20, 2018

I love these pictures of Nathan’s first balloon fiesta, and I couldn’t wait to scrap them with this Hot Air Balloon Set. I added clouds from the Rainy Days set and used the Basic Alphabet set for my title. I primed each piece with gesso, added ink, and then finished the balloons and title with glossy accents.